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Breach Mitsubishi Electric confirms its network was breached in June 2019

Mitsubishi Electric confirmed today that its computer network was breached by unnamed hackers in June last year and that the …

Breach Telnet credentials of 515,000 routers, servers & IoT devices dumped on hacker forum

A hacker has reportedly dumped Telnet credentials associated with more than 515,000 home routers, servers, and Internet-connected devices on a …

Breach PII of thousands of British professionals left exposed on unprotected Amazon database

Personal and employment details of thousands of British professionals as well as data stored by several British consulting firms were …

Breach ICO fines Dixons Carphone £500,000 for data breach

A British watchdog has fined DSG, a unit of retailer Dixons Carphone, half a million pounds for systemic failures in …

Breach Low-cost smart home camera maker Wyze leaked data of 2.4 million users

Smart home devices maker Wyze Labs recently left a large database exposed to unauthorised access that contained usernames and email …

Breach Hundreds of Ministry of Defence laptops & computers stolen by thieves

A Freedom of Information request made by Sky News has revealed that the Ministry of Defence lost thirty computers, 210 …

Breach Cabinet Office published home addresses of 1,097 New Year Honours 2020 recipients

The Cabinet Office has issued a brief apology after it published home addresses of over 1,000 celebrities, gallantry award recipients, …

Breach Hacker exploited loophole to cart away inventories of over 500 Fallout 76 players

A hacker recently exploited a loophole in Bethesda Game Studios' Fallout 76 real-time action game to empty inventories, such as …

Breach LifeLabs paid ransom to retrieve personal & healthcare data of 15m patients

Canadian diagnostics major LifeLabs recently announced that it paid ransom to cyber criminals to retrieve vast amounts of personal and …

Breach Sweaty Betty suffers loss of customer records to formjacking attack

Popular British fashion store Sweaty Betty suffered a breach of customer records after hackers injected malicious code into the store's …

Breach Desjardins fires two top executives following June data breach

Canada's largest credit union Desjardins recently fired its chief operating officer and senior information technology vice-president after announcing that the …

Breach Unsecured TrueDialog database exposed personal data of millions of Americans

Security researchers recently discovered an unsecured cloud database owned by American communications company TrueDialog and hosted on Microsoft Azure that …