data breaches

Pandemic giving ransomware 'greater attack surface' as tactics shift, ex-FBI agent says

by • 2 years ago

The rise of remote work has made it more difficult to secure networks, while ransomware actors evolve their methods, said a former top cybercrime agent in the FBI's New York office.

Personal data of 78,000 exposed by Maryland Labor Department

by • 3 years ago

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

Costly 2012 data breach showed Utah importance of tracking inventory

by • 3 years ago

The incident, which cost the state $10 million, led it to adopt a network-monitoring platform that controls which devices can log on.