Tag Archives: Breach
Zynga.com maker of Words with Friends data is on the Dark Web
Zynga.com, maker of Words with Friends suffered a data breach in December that included 228m records and that data has recently surfaced on the Dark Web.
In the past you may have signed up for Words with Friends and other … Read the rest
Disney+ Accounts Hacked And Ready For Sale
During the first week Disney+ Accounts have been Hacked and now ready for sale on the dark web. Users were complaining and reporting losing access to their accounts and unable to stream on twitter when the flags were raised. It … Read the rest
Government Database On 92M Brazilians Found For Sale
A Government Database on 92 million Brazilians was found for sale on a dark web forum. Following a tip-off from a analyst known as Breach Radar, a BleepingComputer reporter investigated the auction of an alleged government database containing the … Read the rest
What Is A Data Breach?
A data breach is a security incident in which information is accessed without authorization. Data breaches can hurt businesses and consumers in a variety of ways. They are a costly expense that can damage lives and reputations and take time
DoorDash Data Breach Affects 4.9 Million People
DoorDash, a food-delivery service, disclosed a data breach affecting 4.9 million people. Drivers, restaurants, and customers are affected.
The company said in a blog post, user information was accessed by an unauthorized third party. Here’s a partial list of personal data … Read the rest
Point-Of-Sale Malware Found at 102 Checkers Restaurants
Checkers Restaurants suffered a cyber security breach according to a report by ZD Net, the company found Point-Of-Sale malware in 102 Checkers and Rally’s locations.
The Checkers released statement emphasizes that “not all Checkers and Rally’s restaurants were affected by … Read the rest
Microsoft Outlook.com Email Accounts Breached By Hackers
Many users received a notification from Microsoft Outlook.com letting them know about accounts being breached by hackers.
A Motherboard report said that the breach is “much worse” than what was reported. The hackers were able to access emails and attachments … Read the rest
FEMA Exposed PII for Millions of Disaster Victims
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) exposed the personal identifiable information of 2.3 million individuals by oversharing data with a contractor.
The individuals who were affected by hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, as well as the 2017 wildfires in California … Read the rest
Oregon DHS fell victim to a targeted phishing attack
Nine employees Oregon department of Human Services managed to fall for a targeted phishing attack which compromised 350,000 patients and 2 million Emails.
On a notice by the Cyber Security Team on January 28th determined that the email accounts were … Read the rest
HIPAA Violation Examples And Fines
Not keeping up with HIPAA regulations can be quite costly for any physician’s office or entity that needs to adhere to compliance. HIPAA Violation fines range from $100 to over $4 Million. Staying compliant is not an easy task, regulations … Read the rest