Stolen Laptops, Hard Drives Expose Over 100,000 People's Personal Data
The data potentially exposed includes names, addresses, phone numbers and Social Security numbers.
ICO Fines Insurance Firm after Hacked Card Details used for Fraud
An online holiday insurance company has been fined Â£175,000 by the ICO after IT security failings let hackers access customer records.
HP Predicts Major Cyber Attack in Next Five Years
HP predicts a catastrophic cyber attack in the next five years, according to HP enterprise services chief technology officer Andrzej Kawalec.
Anthem Data Breach: Health Insurer Failed to Encrypt Data that was Stolen in Industry's Biggest-ever Hack
Leaving information unencrypted makes it much easier for cyber-attackers to read information
Update: Top 5 Health Data Breaches
Anthem Incident Likely the Largest in Healthcare Sector
Stolen Devices Contained Data, 2,700 Senior Health Partners Members Notified
New York-based Senior Health Partners (SHP) is notifying roughly 2,700 members that a laptop and smartphone containing their personal information was stolen from the apartment of an assessment nurse employed by Premier Home Health, a business associate.
Government Loses Data on Three Police Inquiries
The UK government is investigating a potentially damaging data loss incident after admitting two discs containing information related to three highly sensitive police inquiries have gone missing.
Shoe Retail Chain Office Decommissions Servers after Security Breach
Shoe retail chain Office has decommissioned several of its servers that were compromised during a security breach that was first revealed in May 2014.
Why 2015 is Set to be a Record Year for Data Breaches
You dont need to be a big company to have sensitive data, every company is at risk, and reputational damage can be more painful than the fine that follows
Industry Winning Battle Against Free IT Disposal Services
Survey suggests majority of end users now accept that disposing of old IT equipment securely must potentially cost money
Why Discarded Hard Drives can be Dangerous
Sensitive data within those hard drives could someday end up in the wrong hands.
Fine Imposed after Prison Data Breach
The Ministry of Justice has been fined £180,000 by the data watchdog for serious failings in the way prisons have been handling information relating to inmates, victims and visitors.