Cybercrime experts recently reported that the breach of the San Francisco Employees Retirement System that leaked out sensitive information of registered active and retired employees for their retirement program. An in-depth report concluded that the leakage came through after unauthorized access was gained on the test environment created by the contracted developer for their website....Continue Reading
The coronavirus has forced the people of this planet to adjust forcibly and make way to a new normal—closing businesses and facilitating the downfall of employment rates all over the globe. People have adapted to specific quarantine protocols and indoor routines to prevent any further spread of the virus, or in a more straightforward perspective,...Continue Reading
A collection of private and sensitive information of more than a thousand members, including staff of the European Parliament was leaked and left exposed in what can only be considered a huge data breach on the European organization’s domain. As reported over the weekend, the leaked data allegedly includes about 1,200 accounts of parliament officials,...Continue Reading
The unexpected breach for an online shop An Indonesian E-commerce giant, Tokopedia reportedly encountered a Data breach as per their spokesperson, Nuraini Razak on Saturday. The leaked data of 15 million users of Tokopedia includes full names, usernames, emails, phone numbers and hashed passwords of their customers. Tokopedia ensures that the hackers won’t be able...Continue Reading
JustDial search service in India encounters a data breach of over 100 Million of its customer’s data. This includes their personal information such as their names, email address, contact number, gender, birth date, occupation, and company name – in a nutshell, every profile related information provided by every customer to JustDial. Rajshekhar Rajaharia is the...Continue Reading
Approximately 5.2 million guest information has been leaked in another Marriott Hotel data breach that was announced last Tuesday, 31st March 2020. In an online statement released by the hotel giant last February 2020, they have identified a data breach wherein millions of hotel guests’ information was accessed using security credentials from two of their...Continue Reading
A US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) suffered a data breach exposing tens of thousands of travelers’ photos and license plate information collected at the nation’s border coming in and out of the United States in a recent cyberattack. This malicious cyber-attack hit the database of CBP subcontractor which identifies traveler photos and license plate...Continue Reading
In a released statement posted to its website, Earl Enterprises – the parent company of Planet Hollywood and Buca Di Beppo said a data breach involving malware installed on its point-of-sale systems allowed cyber thieves to steal card details from customers between May 23, 2018 and March 18, 2019. According to an analysis of that...Continue Reading
The largest federal banking firm in North Americas – Canada’s Desjardins Group, was the victim of a recent data breach that exposed information on 2.9 million customers. Customers’ sensitive credentials weren’t compromised, but the leak did reveal sensitive data like names, addresses, birth dates, social insurance numbers (Canada’s equivalent of the social security number), email...Continue Reading
One seriously threatening part about data breaches and getting hacked is the period from when the breach was done, and the actual time it takes for the end user or the company to find out that they’ve been attacked. You begin to think that from that certain phase, those cyber criminals may have already acquired...Continue Reading
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