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Govt was fully aware of snoopgate, want thorough probe: Mamata Banerjee

Countering chief minister's remarks, BJP general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya said it is habit of Mamata Banerjee govt to spy on others.

03 Nov 2019 9:53 AM

In second alert, WhatsApp informed breach of 121 Indians: sources

This was the second alert after May which was sent by WhatsApp to the Indian authorities about the privacy breach.

03 Nov 2019 9:19 AM

Tiware Dam breach: Search operation enters fifth day for 4 missing persons

The death toll climbed to 19 after one more body was recovered during the search operation on Friday.

07 Jul 2019 11:42 AM

Tiware Dam Breach: Death toll reaches 19, search op to trace missing underway

The Tiware dam developed a breach on July 3 due to heavy rains whch caused a flood-like situation in seven downstream villages.

05 Jul 2019 11:44 AM

Millions of Instagram passwords stored in readable format: Facebook

Facebook has announced a series of moves to tighten handling of data.

19 Apr 2019 9:34 AM


FB confirms passwords stored in plain text, promises robust security ahead

By storing passwords in readable plain text, Facebook violated fundamental computer-security practices.

22 Mar 2019 1:18 PM

Facebook left millions of passwords readable by employees

By storing passwords in readable plain text, Facebook violated fundamental computer-security practices.

22 Mar 2019 10:42 AM

Vermont Hospital email hack: 72,000+ accounts exposed

Affected patients received letters from the hospital earlier this week.

22 Mar 2019 10:32 AM

Facebook glitch that exposed millions of user passwords to employees fixed

Facebook said the issue was discovered in January as part of a routine security review.

22 Mar 2019 10:11 AM

Official orders probe into Facebook access to data from other apps

Several apps share sensitive user data including weight, blood pressure and ovulation status with Facebook.

24 Feb 2019 10:57 AM


Shocking! Popular apps found secretly recording iPhone screens

A shocking investigation reveals that popular travel apps are recording the screen of iPhone users.

07 Feb 2019 12:05 PM

Twitter under investigation for privacy rules breach

The DPC has this week opened a new statutory inquiry into the latest data breach it received from Twitter on 8 January, 2019.

26 Jan 2019 12:09 PM

Google fined $57 million for privacy breach

Google lacked transparency and clarity in the way it informs users about its handling of personal data.

22 Jan 2019 10:05 AM

773 million email ID, passwords exposed. Were you part of it?

2,692,818,238 rows of email IDs and passwords are listed in a single database online.

19 Jan 2019 1:59 PM

Hamburg working with Irish authorities to stop spread of German data

The Twitter account used to spread personal data has been deleted.

05 Jan 2019 9:42 AM


German politicians' data published online in massive breach

The ministry said it remained unclear if the breach was the result of a hack or a leak.

05 Jan 2019 9:37 AM

Twitter says resolved issue that could have exposed user country code

Twitter observed a large traffic to the customer support site coming from individual internet IP addresses in China and Saudi Arabia.

18 Dec 2018 9:39 AM

Chinese hackers targeting US Navy contractors with multiple breaches

Victims have included contractors of all sizes.

15 Dec 2018 9:51 AM

Facebook glitch exposes private photos of 6.8 million users

Facebook disclosed the photo glitch earlier on Friday.

15 Dec 2018 9:49 AM

US to reveal charges against Chinese hackers: sources

Breaches have allowed China to gather large quantities of data on a wide range of American businesses.

08 Dec 2018 10:08 AM