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You won't believe why the DMV is selling your personal data

In shocking new reports, multiple DMVs across the country were caught red-handed selling the personal data from driver license applications to third parties. Not...
Happening Now September 9, 2019

Data leak exposes thousands of unencrypted credit card numbers

A data leak has been discovered at a subscription-based movie ticketing service. This could prove costly to consumers as credit card numbers were discovered in...
Happening Now August 21, 2019

Hackers target one of the most popular fashion resale sites on the web

Small retail outlets and e-commerce platforms are often ripe for exploitation due to having fewer resources to expend on security. And that's just what...
Happening Now August 3, 2019

Hacker breaches major bank, exposing data of over 100 million people

We all know data breaches are bad enough -- but when a breach hits a major financial institution, the consequences can be vast and...
Happening Now July 30, 2019

Check for these browser extensions that secretly collect and sell your data

A number of popular Google Chrome extensions were found to be harvesting user data without consent. This includes credit card information, GPS locations, and...
Happening Now July 19, 2019

Customers' personal data stolen in breach of major wireless carrier

Using a vulnerability found on the official Samsung website, hackers were able to infiltrate a customer database for a major American mobile brand. The...
Happening Now July 17, 2019

Popular fast food restaurants targeted in new data breach

If you thought restaurants and eateries were free from the scourge of data breaches -- think again! A new announcement from a popular chain...
Happening Now May 31, 2019

Data breach! 800 million sensitive mortgage documents

Despite recent advances in security, no company is completely immune to data breaches. In the case of one financial institution, however, a recent breach...
Happening Now May 28, 2019

Over 40? You could be a target in this latest data breach

We've gone over some serious data breaches in the past, but a newly found database of more than 80 million U.S. households has security...
Happening Now April 29, 2019

Here we go again: 540 million records of Facebook users leaked by app developers

The regular occurrences of data breaches and leaks are grim reminders that no matter how careful you are with your online profiles, your information...
Happening Now April 3, 2019
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