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Top 10 Breaches and Leaky Server Screw Ups of 2019

2019 was a banner year for data exposures, with billions of people affected by cloud misconfigurations, hacks and poor security practices in general. Here's the Threatpost Top 10 for data-breach news of the year, featuring all the low-lights.

By |2019-12-26T09:00:09-05:00December 26th, 2019|2019, amca, biggest data breaches, Breach, Capital One, cloud misconfigurations, Cloud Security, collection #1, data breach, Ecuador, Equifax, Facebook, Hacks, imperva, Leaky server, magecart, privacy, Sprint, top 10|Comments Off on Top 10 Breaches and Leaky Server Screw Ups of 2019

Data-Enriched Profiles on 1.2B People Exposed in Gigantic Leak

Although the data was legitimately scraped by legally operating firms, the security and privacy implications are numerous.

By |2019-11-22T11:54:14-05:00November 22nd, 2019|1.2 billion, Bob Diachenko, Breach, cambridge analytica, Cloud Security, data enrichment companies, Elasticsearch, Facebook, LinkedIn, open database, oxydata, people data labs, privacy, rich profiles, scraped information, vinny troia|Comments Off on Data-Enriched Profiles on 1.2B People Exposed in Gigantic Leak