Tags personally identifiable information

Insurer's huge data exposure draws charges from New York state

by Jeff Stone • 3 weeks ago

The complaint is the first action under new Department of Financial Services regulations.

Iran-linked hackers steal sensitive data from US Navy member, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

The server appears to belong to a hacking outfit that IBM calls ITG18, and which overlaps with groups known as Charming Kitten and Phosphorous.

Michigan man accused in 2014 hack of medical center, sale of data on 65,000 people

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Justin Sean Johnson allegedly hacked the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania’s largest health care system.

Rare cybercrime enforcement in Russia yields 25 arrests, shutters 'BuyBest' marketplace

by Jeff Stone • 5 months ago

The accused scammers likely earned between $14 million and $20 million, according to one analysis.

FBI arrests alleged operator of a Russian hosting service meant for scammers

by Jeff Stone • 5 months ago

Kirill Victorovich Firsov said his website earned $17 million in sales, according to the FBI.

Walgreens app exposes customer prescription data

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

An “error” in the Walgreens app left some customer data exposed for several days in January.

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