Hacking Hackers target ECB’s BIRD website; steal personal data of subscribers

The European Central Bank (ECB) announced on Thursday that unknown hackers recently infiltrated one of its websites and stole names, …

Breach Choice Hotels data breach: 700k data records lost to hackers

Leading US hotel group Choice Hotels suffered a major breach of customer records after unnamed hackers gained access to an …

Breach What do you do after a data breach?

Security experts say data breaches will continue to happen as cyber criminals and state-backed hackers target the protected information held …

Breach Know your hacks: 8 of the biggest hacks in history!

In a week that's seen one of the largest hacks to date - U.S. bank Capital One suffered a data …

Breach Russian intelligence agency FSB suffers largest data breach in its history

FSB, Russia's largest and most powerful intelligence agency that succeeded the KGB following the dissolution of the Soviet Union, recently …

News AMCA data breach affected 2.2m Clinical Pathology Laboratories patients

The massive data breach suffered by the American Medical Collection Agency (AMCA) between August 1, 2018 and March 30, 2019, …

News Hackers accessed Sprint subscriber accounts via Samsung website

US telecom services provider Sprint has informed customers that unknown hackers accessed their account details without authorisation via the Samsung.com …

News Marriott International fined almost £100m by ICO for 2018 data breach

The Information Commissioner's Office has announced its decision to fine Marriott International almost £100 million for failing to prevent a …

News Unprotected MongoDB database found containing over 188m personal data records

Security researcher Bob Diachenko along with a team from Comparitech recently discovered a publicly-available database that contained nearly 188 million …

News Financial firms reported 819 cyber incidents to FCA in 2018

Financial services reported a total of 819 cyber incidents to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in 2018, out of which …

News Unsecured AWS S3 buckets leaked data belonging to Fortune 100 firms

Security researchers recently unearthed three misconfigured Amazon S3 buckets that contained vast amounts of employee data, 750GB worth of compressed …

News US insurance giant Dominion National took 9 years to detect security breach

US medical insurance giant Dominion National today announced that it recently discovered unauthorised access to some of its servers that …