US bank data breach compromises customer information for 82 million accounts @ Chase Bank and JPMorgan Chase & Co.

In 2014, this attack was said to impact two-thirds of all US households making this one of the largest breaches in history at that time. The cyber attack exposed information relating to 82 million household and business accounts and included person...

2 million customers' phone and credit card details leaked @ CeX Ltd

In August 2017, the second-hand electronics retailer suffered a data breach and notified 2 million registered customers that their information might have been compromised. Personal information including names, addresses, email addresses and phone ...

Data breach at trade association in California @ California Association of Realtors and 3 more...

In July 2017, the company announced its subsidiary was the victim of a data breach, the subsidiary organization’s online payment system was infected with malware that was active for two months from March to May 2017. When a user made a payment on ...

Misconfigured cloud security exposes highly sensitive data @ Accenture PLC

In September 2017, a security researcher discovered hundreds of gigabytes of sensitive client and company data exposed when the consulting giant accidentally left four of its AWS S3 buckets open to the public. The unprotected information included ...

Canadian telecommunications business bankrupted by cyber attack? @ Nortel Networks Corporation

The spiral of decline at Nortel Networks leading ultimately to its bankruptcy in 2013 is now believed to have been directly caused by a decade-long cyber attack. Investigations have pointed to a state-sponsored attack resulting in intellectual prop...

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