UK Telecom TalkTalk revealed on Friday that its website has suffered an attack, that it has been taken down as a precaution, and that names, addresses, dates of birth, email addresses, telephone numbers, TalkTalk account information, credit card details and/or bank details of its you UK customers might have been stolen.
CIA Director John Brennan's private AOL email account has been hacked, apparently by teenage hackers with good social engineering skills.
Varying amounts and types of residual data have been found on used mobile devices, hard disk drives and solid state drives purchased online from Amazon, eBay and Gazelle.com.
The personal info of 15 million T-Mobile USA customers stolen in the recently revealed Experian breach is possibly being already sold on the Dark Web.
The growth of cloud and mobile computing, the ease at which files can be shared and the diversity of collaboration methods, applications and devices have all contributed to the frequency of file data leakage incidents.
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