University of Pittsburg Medical Center (UPMC) is one of the latest healthcare organizations to have sensitive records exposed. This breach should trigger a
After Marriott’s massive data breach, here’s how to protect your personal data when traveling
Travelers are especially susceptible to cybersecurity attacks.
How To Reduce Your Company's Risk Of A Data Breach
Your company may not be as well-defended against cybercrime as you think.
How To Know If Your Personal Info Was Taken During Equifax Breach
I'm among the 143-million Americans who had their personal information compromised during the data breach at Equifax. Here's how to find out if you are.
After criminals steal 1.2 billion web credentials, how to protect personal info from data breaches
The New York Times and a Midwest security firm are reporting a massive breach of online privacy that includes the collection of more than a billion username and password combinations and more than 500 million email addresses. Gwen Ifill talks to Dmitri Alperovitch of CrowdStrike about the method and urgency of the hack and who might be behind it.
Breaches in the Boardroom: What Directors and Officers can do to Reduce the Risk of Personal...
Corporate directors and officers may increasingly be targets of shareholder derivative lawsuits in the wake of the surge of regulatory actions and...
Quora Data Breach Exposes 100 Million Users' Personal Info
schwit1 shares a report from CBS News: Information sharing website Quora has announced a data breach which has exposed "approximately 100 million users'" personal data. The company said in a statement released Monday that it discovered the "unauthorized access to one of our systems by a malicious th...
How to Check If Hackers Stole Your Data in Massive Target Breach
If you shopped at Target stores between Black Friday and Dec. 15, there's a good chance your credit and debit card account data was stolen by hackers.
How to safeguard your info after Equifax breach
The credit reporting company admits that 143 million Americans had their information exposed.
Data Breaches Down, But More of Your Personal Info Is at Risk: Here's Why
First, the good news—the number of U.S. data breaches reported in 2018 represents a decrease of 28% compared to the same period in 2017. But, there's a catch. Read more.
This is why Yahoo did not reset your password after the massive data breach
Yahoo last week confirmed what many already feared, that unknown hackers have been able to steal account data belonging to hundreds of millions of users. The massive data breach occurred at some po…
Here's What You Need to Know About The Massive 'Cloudbleed' Data Breach
A huge data breach that may have exposed users' private information and log-in details for thousands of websites was uncovered last week, in what looks to be the most significant internet leak of 2017 so far.
How to know if you’re affected by Facebook’s massive data breach
Answer: Quite possibly because Facebook’s already forced you to log out and back into your account today The news: Facebook said hackers exploited a software flaw to access the records of almost 50 million customers. The firm said it had fixed the vulnerability and reported the breach to law enforcement. The hack: The company said that the hackers had exploited a coding glitch that affected the…
Marriott’s massive data breach
The Marriott hotel empire’s Starwood reservation database has been subject to unauthorised access since 2014, exposing 500 million guests.
Quora suffers massive data breach. 100 million users affected
Quora data breach exposes 100 million users' personal info
Information sharing website says it detected "unauthorized access" to one of its systems "by a malicious third party"
Congress must act in wake of massive mortgage data breach
Following a data breach involving mortgage firms, borrowers are torn between protecting their privacy and divulging data needed to get their loan approved.
Breaches of Your Personal Data Are Up 20%
10.9 million personal records have already been exposed this year.
How Equifax "bungled" its response to massive data breach
Credit reporting agency Equifax is facing backlash for its response to a data breach that exposed information of about 143 million U.S. consumers including names, social security numbers, birth dates and credit card data. CBS News financial contributor Mellody Hobson joins "CBS This Morning" from San Francisco to discuss what hackers could do with the stolen information and why it's important to continue monitoring your credit for a "long time."
How To Protect Yourself From Marriott's Massive Data Breach
A breach of the Starwood Preferred Guest loyalty program may have compromised the data of as many as 500 million of its guests, Marriott says. While an internal tool only recently flagged the breach, the company believes the hack started in 2014. Affected guests are getting email notifications about the incident.