Data breach affecting 685,000 users on Singaporean forum site @ HardwareZone and Singapore Press Holdings Magazines

In February 2018, this was Singapore's largest data breach which affected 685,000 users after a senior moderator's credentials were compromised at the forum site. The company disclosed that unauthorised parties accessed names, email addresses and u...

Customer data stolen at 33 restaurants across US @ P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Inc.

The restaurant chain suffered a huge data breach in 2013 and 2014 that compromised customer payment information. Criminals managed to hack the company's point of sale machines and steal credit and debit card data. The company responded by going lo...

Phishing attacks seeking W2 data @ Seagate Technology PLC

In March 2016, the data storage company had been breached of all of its W-2 tax documents including social security numbers, salaries and other data on all current and past employees. The breach was the result of a successful phishing scam, where "an ...

Breach of 21,000 customers' data at UK telecoms company @ TalkTalk Telecom Group plc

The lesser known breach of the telecommunications company which happened in 2014 and was caused by 'rogue' staff at a third party supplier. In August 2017 a £100,000 fine was levied by the UK's Information Commissioner's Office for having inappropr...

'Malicious' data breach impacting customers' bank account details @ British Airways and International Airlines Group

In September 2018, the company disclosed that the personal and financial details of customers making or amending bookings had been compromised affecting about 380,000 transactions after hackers breached the company's website and mobile app during a tw...

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