Browsing the "Privacy / Data Protection" Tag

Uzbek spies attacked dissidents with off-the-shelf hacking tools

December 18th, 2019 📆 | 8300 Views ⚑

LONDON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Uzbek intelligence officers have used commercially-available computer spying tools to launch a series of cyber attacks against

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Desjardins Group data breach hit all 4.2 million members: Quebec finance minister

November 1st, 2019 📆 | 7858 Views ⚑

MONTREAL (Reuters) – A June data breach that hit Canada’s Desjardins Group has affected all of the financial cooperative’s 4.2

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Canada’s Desjardins said personal data breach hit 4.2 million users

November 1st, 2019 📆 | 4890 Views ⚑

MONTREAL (Reuters) – Canadian lender Desjardins Group said on Friday that a previously-reported leak of personal information has affected the

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OTP’s Bulgarian unit fined for data breach affecting over 33,000 clients

August 29th, 2019 📆 | 8005 Views ⚑

SOFIA (Reuters) – Bulgaria’s DSK Bank, a unit of Hungary’s OTP Group, has been fined 1 million levs ($569,930) for

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Foreign power was behind cyber attack on Czech ministry – Senate

August 13th, 2019 📆 | 3455 Views ⚑

PRAGUE (Reuters) – A foreign state staged the latest cyber attack targeting the Czech Foreign Ministry, the Senate’s security committee

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Desjardins spends C$70 million related to data breach

August 13th, 2019 📆 | 1920 Views ⚑

(Reuters) – Canadian lender Desjardins Group said on Monday it spent C$70 million ($53 million) in the second quarter related

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NSA contractor sentenced to prison for huge theft of classified U.S. data

July 29th, 2019 📆 | 4775 Views ⚑

(Reuters) – A former National Security Agency contractor was sentenced in Maryland to nine years in prison on Friday for

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Exclusive: Western intelligence hacked ‘Russia’s Google’ Yandex to spy on accounts – sources

July 22nd, 2019 📆 | 3474 Views ⚑

WASHINGTON/LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Hackers working for Western intelligence agencies broke into Russian internet search company Yandex in late 2018,

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Lawmakers seek probe on U.S. hacking services sold globally

May 16th, 2019 📆 | 6514 Views ⚑

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. lawmakers are pushing legislation that would force the State Department to report what it is doing

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Ecuador says hacking attempts doubled after it ended Assange asylum

April 15th, 2019 📆 | 2491 Views ⚑

FILE PHOTO: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is seen as he leaves a police station in London, Britain April 11, 2019.

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