The GDPR gives new powers to privacy enforcers, allowing them to levy fines of up to 4 percent of global revenue.
27 Jan 2019 10:33 AM
The data dump is just a subset of a much larger tranche of passwords made available on the dark web.
18 Jan 2019 6:31 PM
The leaked data, containing 22 million unique passwords and over 772 million email addresses.
18 Jan 2019 10:47 AM
The information of as many as 500 million guests at Starwood hotels has been compromised.
02 Dec 2018 2:41 PM
A security breach of a server has exposed the database containing tens of millions of text messages.
17 Nov 2018 1:42 PM
People affected by the high-profile data leak are all clients of Moscow-based internet provider Akado Telecom.
04 Nov 2018 8:24 AM
This is a case of personal data theft of Vijay Shekhar Sharma, where three arrests were made yesterday.
24 Oct 2018 8:06 AM
Apple said that an internal investigation had found that a “small number of our users’ accounts were accessed through phishing scams.
20 Oct 2018 11:42 AM
Gemalto has withdrawn the alleged AADHAAR data error from the Breach Level Index.
19 Oct 2018 10:56 AM
The company said it would message affected users over the coming days to tell them what type of information had been accessed.
16 Oct 2018 8:09 AM
The Pentagon said there has been a cyber breach of travel records that compromised the personal information and credit card data.
14 Oct 2018 5:43 PM
The announcement comes after Facebook last week disclosed its worst-ever security breach.
03 Oct 2018 7:58 AM
The settlement with 50 US states and Washington DC brings closure to one of several high-stakes legal battles Uber is seeking to resolve.
28 Sep 2018 8:35 AM
The probe is being closely watched in Europe amid mounting concerns over leaks of data on tens of millions of Facebook users.
28 Aug 2018 9:14 AM
The cyber-security team found and shut down unauthorized access to certain information on August 20.
25 Aug 2018 10:15 AM
Prasad said that Facebook responded that they will streamline their internal processes regarding handling of personal data.
14 Aug 2018 6:01 AM
California, the most populous US state, and the European Union have both adopted data protection rules.
28 Jul 2018 4:12 PM
The recommendation comes at a time when data breaches are becoming common globally.
28 Jul 2018 7:33 AM
Singapore's health and information ministries said a government database was broken into in a deliberate, targeted and well-planned strike.
22 Jul 2018 8:38 AM
The study found that the average cost of a data breach in India is estimated at Rs 119 million, a 7.9 per cent increase from the 2017.
20 Jul 2018 7:02 PM