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Anthem's Historic 2015 Health Records Breach Was Likely Ordered by a Foreign Government

A foreign government likely recruited the hacker who pulled off 2015’s massive cyber attack on insurance giant Anthem , according to an extensive nationwide investigation… 314 more words


Sources: Amazon quietly acquired AI security startup harvest.ai for around $20M

Amazon Web Services appears to be ramping up its security chops. TechCrunch has learned that the e-commerce giant’s cloud services group quietly acquired cyber security firm  925 more words


China, Yahoo, US Immigration

In a detailed article, The Economist reports on China’s Citizen Score. This blog entry at Netzpolitik.org describes how companies and individuals try to make money with the data. 67 more words

State Surveillance

FBI Hacked, Again! Programmer Leaks Data After Agency Failed to Patch Its Site

It appears like the FBI has been hacked, at the end of the day!

A programmer, utilizing Twitter handle CyberZeist, has asserted to have hacked the FBI’s site (fbi.gov) and released individual record data of a few FBI specialists publically. 501 more words

World News

State of Massachusetts Creates Online Archive of Data Breaches

The state of Massachusetts has created an online archive of data breaches. “On Tuesday, the state Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation made public an online archive of data breach notifications affecting Massachusetts residents from 2007 through 2016. 72 more words

New Resources

Will Massive Data Breaches Lead Verizon To Dump Yahoo?

While Yahoo has been grabbing headlines lately for its most recent data breach — one that affected more than one billion users — what about that other big story involving Yahoo, the one where… 305 more words

Telecom & Technology