The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) has unsealed indictments against two Vietnamese citizens and one Canadian for their roles in what it described as “the largest data breach of names and email addresses in the history of the internet”. 526 more words
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Canadian Bitcoin exchange Cavirtex has announced its imminent closure following an apparent security breach.
The exchange, believed to be Canada’s biggest, has already ceased taking new deposits and will halt withdrawals from 25 March. 485 more words
25,000 devices were handed in across the Transport for London’s rail, bus and taxi networks last year according to a Freedom of Information request filed by ViaSat UK. 190 more words
Yesterday brought further proof – if any were needed – that data breaches are costly for everyone involved.
Home Depot, which revealed a huge data breach in September, said it now faces at least 44 civil lawsuits across the US and Canada after the security slip that left… 426 more words