Data breach

Spotify resets users’ passwords after a database leak
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Spotify resets users’ passwords after a database leak

A third-party 72GB server containing 380M records, including over 300,000 Spotify account passwords was leaked. Via ZDNet The Issue Security…
Data breach database leaks, exposing 13B records
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Data breach database leaks, exposing 13B records

Via CPO Magazine A data breach index site went down, leaking its entire library of 23,000+ databases on several public…
Barnes & Noble suffers hack, exposing customer data
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Barnes & Noble suffers hack, exposing customer data

Via Bleeping Computer Barnes & Noble, the popular bookseller, recently suffered a major hack, affecting its website, Nook devices, and…
Separate Data Breaches Hit Gamers, Veterans
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Separate Data Breaches Hit Gamers, Veterans

Via Ars Technica and CNN Separate data breach incidents have leaked the personal details of 46,000 veterans and over 100,000…
Huge data exposure leaks 230M+ TikTok, YouTube, and Instagram profiles
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Huge data exposure leaks 230M+ TikTok, YouTube, and Instagram profiles

Via Forbes A security research team, Comparitech, recently discovered an unsecured database that exposed 235M of users profiles and personal…
Hacker leaks nearly 400M user accounts from 18 sites
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Hacker leaks nearly 400M user accounts from 18 sites

Via BleepingComputer The wave of data breaches that have surfaced recently are part of a larger data breach affecting multiple…
15B records are found in the dark web
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15B records are found in the dark web

Via BleepingComputer A study of the dark web has found over 15B records for sale stemming from over 100K data…
Law enforcement is buying leaked data
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Law enforcement is buying leaked data

Via Motherboard | Vice Reported have discovered that law enforcement agencies are buying leaked breach data from a vendor named…
What To Do After a Data Breach
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What To Do After a Data Breach

A ‘data breach’ is an incident where customer data is stolen from a company, and is then in the hands…
Have Your Passwords Been Stolen?
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Have Your Passwords Been Stolen?

Data breaches – where someone breaks into the master database where all of the user names and passwords and other…
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