Breach Zynga served class-action lawsuit for Words With Friends data breach

Popular mobile games maker Zynga ha been served a class-action lawsuit in the U.S. for suffering a data breach last …

Breach Cathay Pacific fined £500,000 by ICO for 2018 data breach

The Information Commissioner's Office has fined airline company Cathay Pacific £500,000 for failing to prevent the breach of personal data …

Breach Home Office committed multiple data breaches when handling the EU settlement scheme

The UK home office has been blamed by the Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and immigration for GDPR violations, stating …

Breach Desjardins data breach costs £30M more than anticipated

Desjardins chief executive Guy Cormier has announced that the data breach, that the Canadian credit union suffered in 2019, cost …

Breach Clearview data breach compromised data of 2,200 organisations

Controversial face recognition company Clearview AI suffered a major data breach this week that compromised data belonging to almost 2,200 …

Cyber security 5 steps to bolstering cyber security defences in the face an ever-growing threat

How to prevent data breach hell? Craig Hinkley, CEO of Whitehat Security, has the answers. A data breach of any …

Breach United Nations kept the massive 2019 data breach under wraps

The United Nations failed to disclose a successful cyber attack targeting its computer networks in Vienna and Geneva that resulted …

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 …

GDPR Fines for European privacy breaches reach 114 million euros, according to report

European regulators have imposed 114 million euros (£97.3 million) in fines for data breaches since tougher privacy rules came into force in mid-2018, with …

Apps Dating apps share intimate data about users, says consumer group

Popular dating apps like Grindr and OkCupid share personal data about users, including their location and sexuality, with about 100 other businesses, …

Google Google cutting web cookies, ending lucrative tracking tool for advertisers

Alphabet Inc's Google within two years plans to block a common way businesses track online surfers in its Chrome browser, …

Cyber attack Travelex restoring some electronic services after cyber attack

Travelex is restoring operations to process foreign exchange orders electronically, it said on Monday, almost two weeks after cyber hackers took hold …