Tags data centers

Negligent data center shutdowns bring $60 million fine for Morgan Stanley

by Joe Warminsky • 2 years ago

Hardware from the decommissioning of two facilities in 2016 still had some customer data on it by the time it reached recyclers.

Multibillion-dollar Equinix is the latest data-center firm to face ransomware incident

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

Data-hosting firms are a recurring target for ransomware gangs that figure the threat to customer data helps their chances of a payout.

Japanese IT services firm reveals hack affecting up to 621 corporate customers

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

Between cloud computing and other IT services, NTT Communications has a wealth of data for hackers to aim at.

Hackers seize on software flaw to breach two victims, despite patch availability

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

LineageOS and Ghost — makers of open-source software — grappled with security incidents over the weekend.

Advice for the U.S. government: Stop talking and start doing

by Gregory Touhill • 4 years ago

Op-Ed: The first federal CISO has three pieces of advice for the federal government when it comes to shoring up their cybersecurity practices.

This Chinese hacking group pwned a bunch of Mongolian government sites

by Chris Bing • 4 years ago

A Chinese hacking group broke into a national data center in Mongolia late last year, quietly planting malware into local government websites.