Breaches: Page 2


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    With Sisense compromise, the race begins to understand the impact

    CISA is working with private industry partners to investigate the attack on the data analytics platform with particular concern about the impact on critical infrastructure. 

    By April 12, 2024
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    CISA assessing threat to federal agencies from Microsoft adversary Midnight Blizzard

    Microsoft previously warned that the Russia-linked threat group was expanding malicious activity following the hack of senior company executives, which it disclosed in January.

    By April 5, 2024
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    Microsoft Exchange state-linked hack entirely preventable, cyber review board finds

    The technology giant’s corporate culture fell short on security investments and risk management, and needs significant reforms, according to a damning report by the U.S. Cyber Safety Review Board.

    By April 3, 2024
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    AT&T hit with class action suit over massive data breach

    The breach was a “direct result” of AT&T’s failure to implement adequate cybersecurity procedures, the suit alleges.

    By Alexei Alexis • April 2, 2024
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    Change Healthcare faces potential class action as lawsuits rack up

    At least six federal lawsuits seeking class-action status were filed since the cyberattack, alleging the technology firm didn’t have reasonable cybersecurity measures.

    By Emily Olsen • March 8, 2024
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    Fidelity Investments Life Insurance says customer data breach linked to third-party hack

    The incident at Infosys McCamish also led to a data breach of more than 57,000 Bank of America customers.

    By March 8, 2024
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    Amex cardholder data exposed in merchant processor hack

    The point-of-sale attack on a merchant processor may have compromised card numbers, expiration dates and cardholder names, Amex said in a state regulatory filing.

    By Caitlin Mullen • March 5, 2024
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    Bank of America customer data exposed in IT provider breach

    Infosys McCamish Systems, which works closely with the lender, was impacted by the cybersecurity incident in November that exposed customer Social Security numbers and other account information.

    By Rajashree Chakravarty , Feb. 13, 2024
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    HHS settles cybersecurity investigation with Montefiore Medical Center

    The nonprofit will pay $4.75 million to settle allegations that data security failures allowed an employee to steal and sell the protected health information of thousands of patients.

    By Emily Olsen • Feb. 8, 2024
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    Mortgage industry attack spree punctuates common errors

    Attacks against Mr. Cooper Group, Fidelity National Financial, First American Financial and loanDepot impacted operations and put customers in a bind.

    By Feb. 6, 2024
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    AnyDesk initiates extensive credentials reset following cyberattack

    The widely used remote access tool revoked all passwords to its web portal as researchers warn about potential theft of AnyDesk’s code signing certificate.

    By Feb. 5, 2024
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    Cloudflare hit by follow-on attack from previous Okta breach

    A threat actor that previously intruded Cloudflare’s network through its Okta environment regained access with mistakenly unrotated credentials.

    By Feb. 2, 2024
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    MOVEit liabilities mount for Progress Software

    The company revealed multiple government investigations are underway into the MOVEit vulnerability. It’s also party to more than 100 class-action lawsuits.

    By Jan. 30, 2024
  • Schneider Electric hit by ransomware attack against its sustainability business division

    Cactus ransomware reportedly claimed credit for the mid-January attack, and the company unit hopes to restore operations in the next couple of days.

    By Jan. 30, 2024
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    HPE hit by a monthslong cyberattack on its cloud-based email

    The attack by Midnight Blizzard, the group that recently hit Microsoft, stole emails and data from HPE employees in cybersecurity and other business units.

    By Jan. 25, 2024
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    US data compromises surged to record high in 2023

    Breached organizations are withholding critical information more often than ever, underscoring a trend toward opaque notices, the Identity Theft Resource Center said.

    By Jan. 25, 2024
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    VF Corp. cyberattack impacted 35.5M consumers

    The North Face and Vans parent company originally reported the incident at the height of the holiday season.

    By Kaarin Vembar • Jan. 23, 2024
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    The number of patient records exposed in data breaches doubled in 2023

    Though the number of data breaches declined slightly from 2022, more than 116 million records were exposed last year, Fortified Health Security found. 

    By Emily Olsen • Jan. 18, 2024
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    Wealthy countries boast superior cyber defenses

    A nation’s economic prosperity is directly linked to greater defense capabilities, but no country is overachieving in cyber defense, according to SecurityScorecard.

    By Jan. 17, 2024
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    Progress Software’s MOVEit meltdown: uncovering the fallout

    Businesses use the file-transfer service because it checks the compliance boxes for keeping data safe. Though initial attacks were targeted, thousands of bystanding businesses were hit indiscriminately.

    By , Jan. 16, 2024
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    Fidelity National Financial cyberattack impacts up to 1.3M customers

    While data was stolen and the company faces lawsuits, it does not consider the attack material to the business.

    By Jan. 10, 2024
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    How to ensure data privacy in a ChatGPT world

    CISOs and CIOs have to balance the need to restrict sensitive data from generative AI tools with the need for businesses to use these tools to improve processes and increase productivity. 

    By Sue Poremba • Jan. 9, 2024
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    LoanDepot caught in mortgage industry cyberattack spree

    The non-bank mortgage lender is the fourth major real estate industry organization hit by a cyberattack since late October.

    By Jan. 8, 2024
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    Extent of a cyber specialist law firm’s data breach grows

    A two-week long breach exposed a trove of highly sensitive information on Orrick’s clients. The pool of victims quadrupled between its July and December disclosures.

    By Jan. 5, 2024
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    Xerox discloses a subsidiary’s breach following ransomware claim of data theft

    Inc, a relatively new threat group, previously claimed to have stolen company data.

    By Jan. 3, 2024