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Hackers Steal Info For 4.5 Million Hospital Patients

The new week begins much like the previous week ended – with news of another massive data breach. The latest hack victims are the millions of patients of Community Health Systems, which operates more than 200 hospitals in 29 states. 165 more words

Albertsons, Jewel-Osco, ACME, Shaw's Supermarkets Hit By Credit Card Data Breach

Welcome to the weekend everyone! What better way to kick things off than with the news that one of the nation’s largest supermarket operators has had its card payment system compromised at chains like Albertsons, Jewel-Osco, Shaw’s, and ACME. 253 more words

Hack Attack by Nick Davies (Chatto and Windus)

“This is the strangest story I have ever written.”

This is also a brilliant piece of aggressive, personalised investigative, well written journalism, an expose of British high (and not so high or grand) grandees at work. 477 more words


HACK ATTACK Publishes in the US

On sale today in the US, Nick Davies’ Hack Attack (Faber & Faber) has already received great praise and plenty of attention on both sides of the Atlantic: 209 more words

1.2 Billion Stolen User Names, Passwords Reportedly Collected By Russian Hackers

Through hacks of hundreds of thousands of websites, a Russian crime ring has reportedly gained access to 1.2 billion user name and password combinations, along with hundreds of millions of e-mail addresses. 300 more words

Wall Street Journal's Story On Wall Street Journal Hack May Be The Strangest Thing You Read Today

As unpleasant as it is to read about another hack attack on a big-name company, there is something strangely amusing about the way in which the Wall Street Journal is reporting on a data breach of its own network. 222 more words