Recent Breaches

Largest data breach ever seen discovered

Largest data breach ever seen discovered

A cyber security researcher has discovered the largest ever collection of leaked data, an 87GB package of 12,000 files, including more than 772 million email addresses and 21 million passwords. Troy Hunt, who runs the Have I Been Pwned website, found the trove after...

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Data breach at Mumsnet leads users to log into other accounts

Data breach at Mumsnet leads users to log into other accounts

Mumsnet users were accidentally logged into the accounts of strangers after a botched software change that was part of the company's move to the cloud. Between 2pm on 5 February and 9am on 7 February, any users logged into the site could have had their account...

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Radisson Hotel Group could be GDPR test case

Radisson Hotel Group could be GDPR test case

Privacy watchers say the breach of personal data of members of the Radisson Hotel Group’s loyalty scheme could be an interesting test case for how the GDPR will be applied. The Radisson Hotel Group, comprising more than 1,400 hotels in more than 70 countries, has...

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