Malware Attack on CircleCI Engineer’s Laptop Leads to Recent Security Incident

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By: Jan 14, 2023Ravie LakshmananDevOps / Data Security DevOps platform CircleCI on Friday disclosed that unidentified threat actors compromised an employee's laptop and leveraged malware to steal their two-factor authentication-backed...

Twitter Denies Hacking Claims, Assures Leaked User Data Not from its System

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By: Jan 12, 2023Ravie LakshmananData Security / Privacy Twitter on Wednesday said that its investigation found "no evidence" that users' data sold online was obtained by exploiting any security vulnerabilities...

Mitigate the LastPass Attack Surface in Your Environment with this Free Tool

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By: Jan 05, 2023The Hacker NewsPassword Management / IT Breach The latest breach announced by LastPass is a major cause for concern to security stakeholders. As often occurs, we are...

LastPass Admits to Severe Data Breach, Encrypted Password Vaults Stolen

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By: Dec 23, 2022Ravie LakshmananPassword Management / Data Breach The August 2022 security breach of LastPass may have been more severe than previously disclosed by the company. The popular password management...

Why PCI DSS 4.0 Should Be on Your Radar in 2023

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By: Dec 14, 2022The Hacker NewsData Security / Compliance Protecting customer data is critical for any business accepting online payment information. The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS),...

LastPass Suffers Another Security Breach; Exposed Some Customers Information

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By: Ravie Lakshmanan Popular password management service LastPass said it's investigating a second security incident that involved attackers accessing some of its customer information. "We recently detected unusual activity within a...

Australia Passes Bill to Fine Companies up to $50 Million for Data Breaches

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By: Ravie Lakshmanan The Australian government has passed a bill that markedly increases the penalty for companies suffering from serious or repeated data breaches. To that end, the maximum fines have...

French Electricity Provider Fined for Storing Users’ Passwords with Weak MD5 Algorithm

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By: Ravie Lakshmanan The French data protection watchdog on Tuesday fined electricity provider Électricité de France €600,000 for violating the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements. The Commission nationale...

Irish Regulator Fines Facebook $277 Million for Leak of Half a Billion Users’ Data

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By: Ravie Lakshmanan Ireland's Data Protection Commission (DPC) has levied fines of €265 million ($277 million) against Meta Platforms for failing to safeguard the personal data of more than half...

Indian Government Publishes Draft of Digital Personal Data Protection Bill 2022

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By: Ravie Lakshmanan The Indian government on Friday released a draft version of the much-awaited data protection regulation, making it the fourth such effort since it was first proposed in...
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