Unknown attacker breaches customer records at US investment advisor @ R.T. Jones Capital Equities Management, Inc.

The Security Exchange Commission’s first ever enforcement action in the cybersecurity arena was filed against this investment advisor in September 2015 for failing to establish the required cybersecurity policies and procedures in advance of a breach ...

4.6 million customers affected by data breach at US retail brokerage @ Scottrade Inc.

In October 2015, the retail brokerage firm said it had detected "illegal activity involving our network" from two years prior. Hackers had stolen 4.6 million customer contact details, which cybersecurity reporter Brian Krebs suggested could be to fac...

Data breach affected millions over 10 months @ Wawa, Inc.

In December 2019, the company disclosed the discovery of malware on their payment processing servers affecting likely all of its locations. After discovering the malware, the company immediately engaged an external forensics firm and notified law ...

Electronic learning products company breaches children's data @ VTech

In 2015 this event was considered the fourth largest consumer data breach ever... In November 2015, the personal data on millions of parents and children was exposed after a hacker gained access to the server of the electronic toy manufacturing com...

150 players directly attacked via credential stuffing and 10.5 million players told to change their passwords @ Camelot Group and National Lottery

In November 2016, the company disclosed that they had suffered a credential stuffing attack on their platform and that 26,500 users' accounts could have been exposed to hackers. 10.5 million players were told to change their passwords in response to t...

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