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  • Google+ will shut down after a user data breach

    The company never reported it.

  • Heathrow fined for USB stick data breach

    A worker lost a USB stick containing personal data which was later found by a member of the public.

    BBC News
  • Facebook data breach probed by Irish regulator

    Ireland's data regulator has opened an investigation of Facebook over a recent data breach that allowed hackers to access 50 million accounts. The probe could potentially cost Facebook more than $1.6 billion in fines. The Irish Data Protection Commission said Wednesday that it will look into whether the Menlo Park social media company complied with European regulations that went into effect this year covering data protection. It's the latest headache for Facebook in Europe, where authorities are...

  • Facebook's data breach and what it means for you — Technically Speaking

    Mark Zuckerberg and the crew at Facebook cannot catch a break. Facebook announced earlier this week that over 50 million users were part of a data breach, one of the largest in the company's 14-year history.  Read more... More about Facebook, Mashable Video, Mark Zuckerberg, Hack, and Technically Speaking

  • UK Conservative Party investigating data breach

    LONDON, Sept 30 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party is investigating a data breach which let members of the public log into...

    Mail Online
  • What comes next in Facebook's major data breach

    For users, Facebook's revelation of a data breach that gave attackers access to 50 million accounts raises an important question: What happens next?
  • What comes next in Facebook's major data breach

    For users, Facebook's revelation of a data breach that gave attackers access to 50 million accounts raises an important question: What happens next? For the owners of the affected accounts, and of another 40 million that Facebook considered at risk, the first order of business may be a...

    ABC News
  • What comes next in Facebook's major data breach

    NEW YORK (AP) - Now that Facebook has revealed a data breach that gave attackers access to 50 million accounts, what happens next?For the owners of the...

    Mail Online
  • Uber pays $148m over data breach cover-up

    The 2016 breach involved hackers grabbing data on millions of Uber customers and drivers.

    BBC News
  • Uber to pay $148m for data breach cover-up

    Uber has agreed to pay $148m (£112m) for a data breach that exposed the personal details of 57m users and 600,000 drivers, which the company covered up for more than a year.

    The Telegraph
  • Pentagon data breach compromises up to 30,000 workers

    The Pentagon still has to grapple with data security woes despite efforts to harden its sites and networks. Defense Department officials have revealed that a travel record data breach at an unnamed contractor exposed the personal info of military an...

  • Facebook says recent data breach wasn't 'related to the midterms'

    Even though the number of users affected by Facebook's most recent hack was lowered to 29 million, from 50 million, it's still safe to say the attack was worse than originally thought. That's because we now know that the breach, which Facebook reveal...

  • US attorneys general investigating Google data breach

    At least two US states are investigating a breach at Alphabet Inc.’s Google that may have exposed private profile data of at least 500,000 users to hundreds of external developers. The investigation follows Google’s announcement Monday that it would shut down the consumer version of its social network Google+ and tighten its data-sharing policies after...

    New York Post
  • Google+ shutting down after data breach which was never revealed to users

    Google put the “final nail in the coffin” of the Google+ product by shutting down “all consumer functionality.”
  • Google Shuttering Google+ for Consumers After Undisclosed Data Breach

    The Google+ social network that Google introduced back in 2011 suffered a major data breach that Google opted not to disclose to the public, reports The Wall Street Journal. A Google+ software glitch provided outside developers with the ability to access private Google+ profile data from 2015 to March 2018. In the spring of this year, internal investigators discovered the issue and fixed it. The problem was caused by a bug in a Google+ API designed to let app developers access profile and...

  • Class-action complaint filed after Burgerville data breach

    A Portland attorney is seeking class-action status for customers possibly affected by a credit card breach at a fast-food chain based in Washington state. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports attorney Michael Fuller … Click to Continue

  • Irish regulator opens Facebook data breach investigation

    LONDON (AP) — Irish regulator opens Facebook data breach investigation.

  • Gwinnett Medical Center investigates possible data breach

    Patient records may have been leaked online due to the alleged security incident.