Grindr faces fine of nearly $12 million in Norway for alleged privacy violations
The California-based app Grindr is accused of sharing user data without explicit consent.
Health insurer Excellus penalized $5.1M by HHS for data breach
The incident dates back to the era of well-publicized hacks on corporations such as Target, Sony and Home Depot.
Twitter fined nearly $550,000 in Europe for response to bug that exposed private tweets
The decision stems from a bug that allowed thousands of people's private tweets to be made public between late 2014 and early 2019.
Negligent data center shutdowns bring $60 million fine for Morgan Stanley
Hardware from the decommissioning of two facilities in 2016 still had some customer data on it by the time it reached recyclers.
Senators introduce bill to counter bad cybersecurity practices in credit reporting industry
Two Democrats want to provide new regulatory powers for the Federal Trade Commission so that it can punish companies like Equifax and others in the credit reporting industry for poor cybersecurity practices.