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IG finds data security practices lacking at Customs and Border Protection before big hack
As federal agencies increasingly draw on biometric data for their work, the stakes for protecting that data from hackers have grown.
US financial regulator fines Capital One $80 million over data breach
The company says its improved its security practices since the incident.
Twitter prepares to pay up to $250 million for using security data for advertising
The company also said its most recent breach could affect advertisers' opinion.
Scammers hijack Twitter accounts of Joe Biden, Bill Gates and others to promote cryptocurrency
The cause of the breach was not immediately clear.
Judge rules Capital One must hand over Mandiant's forensic data breach report
It's the kind of ruling that could give Fortune 500 firms pause.
EasyJet announces breach impacting 9 million people
Emails and password credentials lifted in prior breaches still are a popular hacking technique.