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Jul 06, 2016
Ashley Madison CEO apologises as the company faces FTC probeThe parent company of infidelity dating site Ashley Madison, hit by a devastating hack last year, is now the target of a U.S. Federal Trade Commission investigation, the new executives seeking to revive its credibility told Reuters.
May 27, 2016
LinkedIn alerts 400 mn members to stay safe, notifies data breachHit by a massive data breach that put nearly 167 million users' passwords and personal information in the hands of hackers four years back, the popular career-oriented platform LinkedIn has finally came out with an explanation and steps it has taken to protect users.
May 19, 2016
LinkedIn invalidates millions of potentially compromised passwordsA 2012 LinkedIn (LNKD.N) data theft may have affected far more users than originally thought, the professional networking site said on Wednesday.
May 10, 2016
Siri-maker's Viv is the next advancement in digital assistant evolutionSiri creator Dag Kittlaus' new intelligent voice controlled digital assistant, Viv was demonstrated at a TechCrunch event, Disrupt NY.
May 09, 2016
Startup looks to connect breached data with those facing likely fraudThe idea behind what is being dubbed the Compromised Identity Exchange is to charge those most likely to be hit with follow-on fraud for access to information that reduces their risk.
May 07, 2016
57 million Mail.ru accounts compromised, claim researchers; Mail.ru says otherwiseRussia's top Internet company, Mail.ru said on Friday a sliver of its users' email accounts was vulnerable while denying that tens of millions of other users were at risk after researchers found its data circulating among cyber criminals.
Apr 21, 2016
Sony to finally add two-factor authentication to the PlayStation NetworkFive years after the PSN breach, Sony is finally planning to add 2-factor authentication to the network.
Mar 02, 2016
Snapchat employee data leaks out in phishing attack but user data is safe!Snapchat has fallen victim to a phishing scam where in the company employees' data has been compromised. Reportedly, a payroll department employee at the company emailed sensitive personal information about 700 current and former workers to someone pretending to be Chief Executive Evan Spiegel.
Dec 20, 2015
U.S. Justice Dept probes data breach at Uber: SourcesThe U.S. Department of Justice is pursuing a criminal investigation of a May 2014 data breach at ride service Uber, including an examination of whether any employees at competitor Lyft were involved in the episode, sources familiar with the situation said.
Nov 29, 2015
Hackers hack into toymaker VTech's app store for kidsIn what appears to be some crazy news, the long list of hacker attacks and vulnerabilities found online now includes an account from a very unique app store, one that's built for kids.