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Report: AdultFriendFinder Hack Attack Exposes Info For Millions Of Dating Site's Users

AdultFriendFinder.com is one of the largest online dating sites out there and now it’s suffered a hack attack that’s exposed a hefty portion of its 64 million members: According to a new report, the data of up to four million users of the hookup site has been exposed. 385 more words

St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank Made It Easy For The 'Bad Guys'

According to Venafi, the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis gave cyber criminals the best possible chance to take advantage.

Their inconsistent use of SSL/TLS and digital certificates was to blame, which resulted in easy redirections to fake sites. 358 more words


Why Using An ATM Is More Dangerous Than Ever

In a time when major data hacks are on the rise—think Target, Home Depot, Sony—it’s no surprise breaches on individuals are also up. According to… 200 more words

55% of UK Local Authorities Suffer Data Breaches in Last Two Years

Research conducted by Six Degrees Group (6DG) has revealed that there isa significant gap in data security protection amongst Local Authorities (LAs) in the UK, with 55% reporting breaches of ‘official’ data in the last two years. 519 more words


SaaS Maker mSpy Hacked, Data Leaked to Deep Web

mSpy, the makers of a software-as-a-service product that claims to help more than two million people spy on the mobile devices of their kids and partners,has reportedly been hacked. 225 more words


Sally Beauty Confirms "Illegal Intrusion" Into Payment Card Systems At Some U.S. Stores

After announcing earlier this month that it was investigating possibly security breaches in its credit card payments at some U.S. stores, Sally Beauty has confirmed that there’s evidence of a data breach, i… 158 more words

Social Media Fail: Fortune 100 Accounts Open to Breaches & Risks

Proofpoint today released the first social media study that exposes the compliance violations and incidents affecting Fortune 100 social media accounts.

Corporate investment in social media is on the rise, but most organizations still do not understand the scope and scale of the risks. 532 more words