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IG finds data security practices lacking at Customs and Border Protection before big hack

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 days ago

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

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

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

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The cause of the breach was not immediately clear.

Judge rules Capital One must hand over Mandiant's forensic data breach report

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

It's the kind of ruling that could give Fortune 500 firms pause.

EasyJet announces breach impacting 9 million people

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

Emails and password credentials lifted in prior breaches still are a popular hacking technique.

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