Claimants’ entitlement to bring data breach class actions is currently a hot topic in the US. In a March 2015 US District Court decision, the Judge held that the plaintiffs did not have standing to sue because they weren’t able to demonstrate “actual misuse of the hacked data or specifically allege how such misuse is certainly impending”. 47 more words
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Linkedin has agreed to pay US$1.25 million and to implement industry-standard data security protocols to settle a user privacy class action suit. In 2012, Linkedin was hacked and the passwords for nearly 6.5 million users were stolen. 104 more words
Verizon’s annual Data Breach Investigations Report shows which threats — new and old — to watch.
Just the other day, Verizon released its annual Data Breach Investigations Report… 583 more words
Data breaches and Internet of Things risks are among cybersecurity executives' top concerns by Angela Swartz - Silicon Valley Busness Jouranal
Data breaches and Internet of Things risks are among cybersecurity executives’ top concerns
As the RSA security conference in San Francisco nears, security executives are thinking about risks from breaches and Internet of Things devices. 824 more words