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...

Medibank Refuses to Pay Ransom After 9.7 Million Customers Exposed in Ransomware Hack

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By: Ravie Lakshmanan Australian health insurer Medibank today confirmed that personal data belonging to around 9.7 million of its current and former customers were accessed following a ransomware incident. The attack,...

Twilio Reveals Another Breach from the Same Hackers Behind the August Hack

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By: Ravie Lakshmanan Communication services provider Twilio this week disclosed that it experienced another "brief security incident" in June 2022 perpetrated by the same threat actor behind the August hack...

Australian Health Insurer Medibank Suffers Breach Exposing 3.9 Million Customers’ Data

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By: Ravie Lakshmanan Australian health insurance firm Medibank on Wednesday disclosed that the personal information of all of its customers had been unauthorizedly accessed following a recent ransomware attack. In an...

CISA Warns of Daixin Team Hackers Targeting Health Organizations With Ransomware

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By: Ravie Lakshmanan U.S. cybersecurity and intelligence agencies have published a joint advisory warning of attacks perpetrated by a cybercrime gang known as the Daixin Team primarily targeting the healthcare...

Microsoft Confirms Server Misconfiguration Led to 65,000+ Companies’ Data Leak

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By: Ravie Lakshmanan Microsoft this week confirmed that it inadvertently exposed information related to thousands of customers following a security lapse that left an endpoint publicly accessible over the internet...

64,000 Additional Patients Impacted by Omnicell Data Breach – What is Your Data Breach...

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By: The Hacker News In April 2022, Omnicell reported a data breach affecting nearly 62,000 patients. The company has revealed that the incident has impacted an additional 64,000 individuals. This...

Former Uber Security Chief Found Guilty of Data Breach Coverup

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By: Ravie Lakshmanan A U.S. federal court jury has found former Uber Chief Security Officer Joseph Sullivan guilty of not disclosing a 2016 breach of customer and driver records to...
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