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    • Ashley Madison Fallout Begins

      Ashley Madison Fallout Begins

      The Ashley Madison hack has been something of a side show in the data breach community because of the supposed “comedy” of cheating spouses [...]
    • Visionworks Settles Data Security Case with Maryland AG

      Visionworks Settles Data Security Case with Maryland AG

      In 2014, Visionworks, an eye care retailer, misplaced two computer servers that potentially had sensitive personal information.  Bloomberg reports [...]
    • American Airlines and Sabre Suffer Hacks

      American Airlines and Sabre Suffer Hacks

      Data breaches have moved from the financial industry, to the healthcare industry, and in a matter of months hackers seem focused on the travel industry [...]
    • China Implicated in United Hack

      China Implicated in United Hack

      Chinese hackers have been implicated again in another cyber attack on US Soil, this time with the United Airlines hack. The hackers who stole data [...]
    • Should the US Blame China Publicly for OPM Breach

      Should the US Blame China Publicly for OPM Breach

      It has been well-known now that in April 2015, the Office of Personnel Management suffered a data breach of millions of government employees’ [...]
    • Is Your Car a Privacy Leak

      Is Your Car a Privacy Leak

      Imagine driving down the highway and all of a sudden your radio – magically! – starts changing its own channel.  Then, your wipers go. [...]
    • FTC Charges Lifelock with Deceptive Practices, Again

      FTC Charges Lifelock with Deceptive Practices, Again

      In 2010, the Federal Trade Commission settled its complaint with LifeLock over alleged deceptive claims and practices made with regards to LifeLock’s [...]
    • CVS Photo Latest Data Breach

      CVS Photo Latest Data Breach

      The latest data breach seems to have come from CVS Photo online and currently the site is offline.  The offline site now states: We have been made [...]
    • Is Google Photos Deceiving Consumers

      Is Google Photos Deceiving Consumers

      The Assistant News Editor at Upstart Business Journal recently noticed something unexpected about the way the Google Photos App worked on his smart [...]
    • Consumer Watchdog Files Complaint Against Google

      Consumer Watchdog Files Complaint Against Google

      The non-profit consumer advocate Consumer Watchdog filed a complaint today with the Federal Trade Commission regarding Google’s search engine [...]