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How to react to a data breach
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How to react to a data breach

Every business should have a data breach response plan, but when building one it can be difficult to know where to start
14 Nov 2022
Dropbox confirms hackers stole 130 code repositories in GitHub phishing campaign
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Dropbox confirms hackers stole 130 code repositories in GitHub phishing campaign

The attackers carried out a phishing attack and gained employee login credentials to CircleCI, which they then used to access GitHub
2 Nov 2022
Australia's Department of Defence becomes latest victim of regional ransomware attacks
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Australia's Department of Defence becomes latest victim of regional ransomware attacks

Military information was not stolen in the breach, which may affect the records of 40,000 defence personnel
31 Oct 2022
See Tickets admits it took nine months to remove malicious code from site
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See Tickets admits it took nine months to remove malicious code from site

Any customer who gave their details to the company for nearly three years could be at risk
26 Oct 2022
FTC orders Uber-owned Drizly to improve "lax" data protection approach following 2020 breach
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FTC orders Uber-owned Drizly to improve "lax" data protection approach following 2020 breach

The Uber subsidiary has been hit with an FTC complaint, as the agency looks to send a message to the wider industry
25 Oct 2022
Australia to increase maximum data breach penalty to $50 million
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Australia to increase maximum data breach penalty to $50 million

The country's government is looking to raise the maximum fine from $2 million AUD and introduce new legislation to handle cyber attacks better
24 Oct 2022
UK outsourcer Interserve fined £4.4 million for litany of data protection failings
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UK outsourcer Interserve fined £4.4 million for litany of data protection failings

The numerous security blunders allowed cyber attackers to comprise its systems, install malware, and access the personal data of 113,000 of its staff
24 Oct 2022
Cost of a data breach report 2022
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Cost of a data breach report 2022

Discover the factors to help mitigate breach costs
20 Oct 2022
Mormon Church reveals data breach seven months after incident transpired
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Mormon Church reveals data breach seven months after incident transpired

The church said that federal authorities suspect the breach was part of a pattern of state-sponsored cyber attacks
14 Oct 2022
Toyota discovers five-year-old email leak, customers at risk of phishing attacks
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Toyota discovers five-year-old email leak, customers at risk of phishing attacks

Security experts have said the company has no way of knowing whether the emails were accessed
11 Oct 2022
Second Singtel subsidiary breach in a month sees customer and client data leaked
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Second Singtel subsidiary breach in a month sees customer and client data leaked

The incident at Singtel subsidiary Dialog follows the earlier breach at Singtel-owned Optus, Australia's second-largest telco
10 Oct 2022
Intel Alder Lake chips safe from novel exploits following source code leak, experts say
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Intel Alder Lake chips safe from novel exploits following source code leak, experts say

The mystery surrounding how the code was leaked is a more interesting story, experts told IT Pro, despite others branding the incident "scary"
10 Oct 2022
Meta notifies around 1 million Facebook users of potential compromise through malicious apps
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Meta notifies around 1 million Facebook users of potential compromise through malicious apps

The vast majority of apps targeting iOS users appeared to be genuine apps for managing business functions such as advertising and analytics
7 Oct 2022
Telstra suffers 'sizeable' data breach, mandates two-step security upgrade
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Telstra suffers 'sizeable' data breach, mandates two-step security upgrade

The breach affected around 30,000 past and present employees, with their information being posted in the same forum that the Optus attackers used
4 Oct 2022
'Systemic ID problems for 10 million Australians’ after Optus breach, warns minister
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'Systemic ID problems for 10 million Australians’ after Optus breach, warns minister

The telco giant's response to its 22 September breach has brought on harsh criticism, and the company has now handed over its breach investigation to …
3 Oct 2022
Australia looks to amend privacy rules following Optus data breach
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Australia looks to amend privacy rules following Optus data breach

The breach is currently being investigated by the Australian Federal Police
26 Sep 2022
Australian telco Optus confirms cyber attack involving potential leak of sensitive customer data
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Australian telco Optus confirms cyber attack involving potential leak of sensitive customer data

Investigations are ongoing but early signs indicate that some customers may have had identity documents and other identifying information exposed to h…
22 Sep 2022
American Airlines hit by data breach
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American Airlines hit by data breach

The airlines last reported a breach in March 2021 following the SITA servers’ hack
20 Sep 2022
Uber launches infosec hiring spree after attributing breach to LAPSUS$
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Uber launches infosec hiring spree after attributing breach to LAPSUS$

The company also hinted at the belief that LAPSUS$ was also behind the attack on Rockstar Games over the weekend in a revealing update detailing the i…
20 Sep 2022
The cyber security skills your business needs
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The cyber security skills your business needs

The threat landscape is constantly evolving, so it's important your staff are equipped with the right tools
15 Sep 2022
U-Haul data breach exposes customer data
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U-Haul data breach exposes customer data

Despite the scope of the attack, the company affirmed the hack did not compromise customers’ payment card information
13 Sep 2022
Portugal government cyber attack allegedly leaks "hundreds" of classified NATO documents
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Portugal government cyber attack allegedly leaks "hundreds" of classified NATO documents

Reports in Portugal have suggested the classified files were lifted by specially designed bots and have now been found for sale online
8 Sep 2022
TikTok refutes allegations of a massive security breach
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TikTok refutes allegations of a massive security breach

The alleged hack compromised account details of over two billion TikTok users
6 Sep 2022