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  • US DHS contractor gets hacked

    07.08.2014

    USIS, the largest commercial provider of background investigations to the US federal government, has announced that it has suffered a breach that might have resulted in the compromise of personal data of federal employees.

  • Cyber gang steals 1.2 billion Web credentials

    06.08.2014

    A Russia-based cyber criminal group has managed to accumulate 1.2 billion unique online login credentials by compromising databases of over hundreds of thousands websites and FTP locations, claim researchers from Wisconsin-based Hold Security.

  • PF Chang's data breach lasted 8 months

    05.08.2014

    Asian-themed US restaurant chain P.F. Chang's China Bistro has finally provided some more details about the breach it suffered earlier this year, including the 33 restaurant locations where the security of their PoS systems was compromised.

  • Reactions to the Paddy Power data breach

    01.08.2014

    Paddy Power is contacting 649,055 customers in relation to a data breach from 2010.

  • 375 million customer records compromised in 2014

    30.07.2014

    Between April and June of this year, there were a total of 237 breaches that compromised more than 175 million customer records of personal and financial information worldwide.




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What can we learn from the top 10 biggest data breaches?

Posted on 21 August 2014.  |  Here's a list of the top 10 biggest data breaches of the last five years. It identifies the cause of each breach as well as the resulting financial and reputation damage suffered by each company.


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