News Malicious insider leaks personal information of 2.9m Desjardins customers

Memories of the Morrisons' data breach that involved a vengeful employee leaking personal and financial information of nearly 10,000 Morrisons …

News Unsecured database exposed PII & prescription details of 78,000 Vascepa users

Security researchers recently unearthed an unsecured and unencrypted MongoDB database that contained personally identifiable information (PII) of more than 78,000 …

News xSocialMedia's unsecured database exposed 150,000 sensitive medical records

An unsecured and publicly accessible MongoDB database owned and managed by Florida-based ad agency xSocialMedia was found containing almost 150,000 …

News HMD Global shifts its data centre from Singapore to Europe

HMD Global, the Finnish company behind the iconic Nokia brand of mobile phones, has decided to shift its data centre …

News Danish DPA fines IDdesign £180,000 for illegally storing personal data of 385,000 customers

The Danish data protection authority has issued a fine of DKK 1.5 million (£180,000) to furniture company IDdesign for storing …

News Mermaids UK apologises for suffering "historical data breach"

Mermaids UK, a charity organisation that works for the empowerment of gender variant and transgender children, recently admitted that it …

News MI5 transgressed Investigatory Powers Act while handling citizen data

New documents have emerged that substantiate allegations that MI5, the UK's domestic counter-intelligence and security agency, may have breached various …

News US border agency breach compromised photos & licence plates of almost 100,000 people

The US Customs and Border Protection agency (CBP) recently announced that a data breach suffered by a sub-contractor compromised photos …

News Aviation equipment major ASCO suffers ransomware attack, shuts operations

Belgian aircraft equipment manufacturer ASCO was forced to shut down operations in Belgium, Germany, Canada, and the US after a …

News Spanish La Liga fined €250,000 under GDPR for using app to spy on fans

The Spanish Data Protection Agency (AEPD) has fined the Spanish football league La Liga 250,000 euros (£222,532) for using its …

News Radiohead released 18 hours of recordings following ransom demand

Popular English rock band Radiohead has released eighteen hours worth of recordings to the public after a hacker stole a …

News Emuparadise data breach exposed account info of 1.1 million gamers

Emuparadise, a website offering popular retro games dating back over twenty years to gaming enthusiasts, suffered a major data breach …