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By Warwick Ashford News 26 September 2016

Yahoo sued over data breach

Yahoo is facing a class action lawsuit that alleges that the internet firm showed a reckless disregard for the security of its users that resulted in a breach affecting half a billion accounts Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford News 01 September 2016

Lessons from the Dropbox breach

Dropbox is the latest major company to confirm a data breach, albeit four years old, but – as with all recent data breaches by cloud-based services – it highlights some key security lessons Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford News 06 December 2016

Dailymotion breach prompts calls for password alternatives

The latest breach of millions of user details prompts fresh calls for better security of user data and an alternative to passwords Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News 23 January 2017

SEC to investigate the Yahoo breach disclosures

The SEC has requested more information for potential cases concerning whether the Yahoo breach disclosures could have come sooner. Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford News 03 January 2017

Power firm quashes reports of US grid breached by Russian hackers

A US power utility company confirms that the US power grid was not breached by Russian hackers as reported by some US media Continue Reading


By Tayla Holman Blog Post 18 November 2016

Health data breaches down in October

The number of health data breaches decreased for the second month in a row following a summer that saw a record number of breaches, according to the Protenus Breach Barometer. There were 35 ... Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News 22 December 2016

Yahoo breach data reveals the need for ethical breach reporting

Yahoo breach data from 1 billion users was sold to multiple groups on the deep web and questionable breach reporting kept Yahoo from informing users for months. Continue Reading


By Mekhala Roy Blog Post 16 December 2016

What IT execs should learn from the Yahoo breach

This week, Yahoo revealed that more than 1 billion accounts were compromised in a breach that took place in 2013. In Searchlight, Senior Executive Editor Linda Tucci spoke with experts to find out ... Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford News 25 November 2016

US Navy breach highlights third-party cyber risk

The personal details of more than 130,000 current and former US Navy personnel have been exposed in a breach linked to the compromise of third-party supplier’s laptop Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford News 27 September 2016

Yahoo breach underlines need for Security Serious Week

The recently disclosed Yahoo data breach shows that no business is immune, underlining the need to raise awareness and improve practices, say the organisers of Security Serious Week Continue Reading