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Fintech company Plaid, consumers reach $58M settlement agreement in privacy suit
Plaid also must reduce the amount of data it stores and give customers more information about its security practices.
Courts order handover of breach forensic reports in trend welcomed by consumers, feared by defendants
Over the past year, three different judges have compelled data breach suit defendants to give the reports to plaintiffs.
US blames China for Microsoft hacking, ransomware attacks as part of global condemnation
The coordinated effort included indictments, a technical report and blame for the Microsoft Exchange Server hack.
Houston man sentenced to 7 years for attempted $2 million romance scam
The Nigerian national also must pay back nearly $900,000 to victims, a judge ordered.
DOJ seizes $2.3 million in cryptocurrency payments from Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack
The seizure from DarkSide actors' virtual currency wallet is part of a Biden administration anti-ransomware barrage.
FBI employee indicted for stealing classified info on FBI cybersecurity work
The documents also revealed information on al Qaeda and counterintelligence work.