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2 Hacks in 2 days

First, it was T mobile, then it was Scottrade. I think there should be a lot more security involved with these companies. The government should require the utmost in security. 97 more words

Experian Data Breach Hits Millions of T-Mobile Customers, Account Applicants

Global information services group Experian announced Thursday that one of its business units had been hacked. The breach occurred on a server that contained data on behalf of one of its clients, T-Mobile. 67 more words


2,800 Former and Current High School Students Affected in Data Breach

North Oldham High School is the target of a data breach that has potentially exposed the names, social security numbers along with other personal information of 2,800 former and current students. 382 more words


Hackers Stole Records of 5.6 Million Employees’ Fingerprints from OPM Breach

The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) originally claimed that 1.1 million fingerprints were stolen from a massive data breach that affected 21.5 million federal employees. After investigating the breach further, the number of stolen fingerprints has increased to 5.6 million. 402 more words


Cisco Networking Devices Compromised by SYNful Knock Attack

Update: 23rd September 2015:
The 2 blog posts mentioned below that were written by FireEye found that the SYNful Knock had affected at least 14 routers in countries such as Mexico, Ukraine, India, and the Philippines. 673 more words

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Excellus BCBS Breached, 10 Million Customers’ Records Affected

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield, an upstate New York health insurer revealed that its computer systems and those belonging to related companies and affiliates had been breached in a sophisticated cyber attack. 405 more words