Items Tagged with "Data Loss"



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Noted Security Pros Hacked

July 29, 2009 from: hackyourself.net

Two noted security professionals were targeted this week by hackers who broke into their web pages, stole personal data and posted it on the web.

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Studios Demand Court Shutter Pirate Bay

July 28, 2009 from: hackyourself.net

Hollywood is urging a Swedish court to shutter The Pirate Bay, the world’s most notorious BitTorrent tracker, in the wake of the site’s four co-founders being convicted of facilitating copyright infringement.

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Credit industry slow to protect customers from CreditMaster scam

July 25, 2009 from: Office of Inadequate Security

Recent cases in which people have been charged with online fraud for allegedly making purchases with illegally obtained credit card numbers have shed light on the lack of effective measures taken to frustrate the CreditMaster scam used in these incidents, even though the credit card industry was already aware of its existence.

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Too much personal data released

July 24, 2009 from: Office of Inadequate Security

Personal information of almost 900 people was given to a public-housing resident [in Virginia] who requested a list of those who had been banned from Hampton Redevelopment and Housing Authority property.

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Leahy reintroduces data breach bill

July 23, 2009 from: Office of Inadequate Security

Senate Judiciary Chairman Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) has reintroduced a data breach bill that would set tougher rules for government agencies and private sector firms regarding consumers’ personal information.

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Heartland breach felt in Bermuda

July 23, 2009 from: Office of Inadequate Security

Hundreds of Bermudians may have been the victims of credit card fraud stemming from a US security breach in January.

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Four Years After TJX Hack, Payment Industry Releases Security Standards

July 17, 2009 from: hackyourself.net

Four years after hackers breached TJX’s unsecured wireless network and stole information on more than 94 million customers, a standards body for the payment card industry has finally released basic guidelines for securing wireless networks.

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