'Cyber crisis' deepens as second attack suffered @ Lion Dairy & Drinks

In June 2020, the company was hit by a major ransomware attack that disrupted manufacturing and forced a precautionary shut-down its internal IT systems. Employees were immediately prevented from remote access which impacted their ability to process c...

Online sneaker marketplace suffers 6.8M record data breach @ StockX

In August 2019, the fashion and sneaker marketplace sent out a general password reset email to its users citing “system updates” and shortly thereafter the company disclosed a data breach affecting more than 6.8 million users after an "unknown third p...

20,000 undercover agents data leaked on the dark web by inexperienced hacker @ Federal Bureau of Investigation

In November 2016, a 15-year-old hacked the FBI and released detailed information about every undercover FBI officer in the US releasing the information onto the Dark Web. This hack was described as lacking sophistication and the hacker considered ...

20 years of data stolen from online from internet hook-up destination @ Adultfriendfinder.com and 6 more...

Considered the biggest hack of 2016. The adult-themed social network was breached in October 2016 and hackers were able to collect 20 years of data on six breached databases. The breached information included names, email addresses and passwor...

Italian cyber security company hacked and 400GB+ of company documents and emails leaked @ HackingTeam

In July 2015, this breach was disclosed which exposed over 1 million emails from the company which develops spy tools for government agencies, including those that can go around traditional anti-virus solutions. The emails revealed the company's ...

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