data breach

Click2Gov breaches in eight cities attributed to Magecart hackers

by • 4 months ago

There's more troubling news for customers of the online payments platform that's been connected to dozens of past breaches.

Hackers post Calif. city's data online after it denied leak

by • 6 months ago

After a ransomware attack last March, officials in Torrance, California, claimed residents' personal data had not been compromised. It's now available on public websites.

Data-breach bill gives D.C. power to go after companies with weak cybersecurity

by • 8 months ago

Revisions to Washington, D.C.'s, 2007 breach-notification add more categories of protected personal data and new powers for the city's attorney general to investigate breaches.

California DMV data breach shared Social Security information of thousands

by • 12 months ago

About 3,200 residents had their personally identifying information made available to seven other federal and state agencies, including the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Personal data of 78,000 exposed by Maryland Labor Department

by • 1 year ago

Personal information of those involved with adult education and unemployment insurance programs was accessible to unauthorized users, state officials revealed.