Tags personally identifiable information (PII)

McDonald’s discloses hack of customer data in South Korea and Taiwan

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The burger chain, which reported $19.2 billion revenue last year, becomes the latest fast food vendor to have customer data stolen by hackers.

Sensitive medical, financial data exposed in extortion of Massachusetts hospital

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

Sturdy Memorial, a 126-bed hospital, experienced a ransomware hack in February.

Ransomware forced Bose systems offline, exposed personal data of 6 former employees

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The company has not paid an extortion fee, according to a spokesperson.

Hack of IT provider exposes data on 4.5 million Air India passengers

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The investigation into the hack of IT provider SITA has revealed one of its biggest victims yet.

Florida homecoming queen faces up to 16 years after alleged scheme to hack high school contest

by Tim Starks • 6 months ago

She and her mother could spend a maximum of 16 years in prison each.

Hackers disrupt networks at San Diego medical provider, Kansas organ transplant facilitator

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

The two breaches underscore how, more than a year into a pandemic, cybercriminals are still interfering with computer networks in the medical sector.