Other stories about data leaks

Unprotected database exposes tens of thousands of medical records

If you think you've seen a lot of recent headlines dealing with data leaks of medical records, you're right. Now, another leak has exposed...
Happening Now June 17, 2019

Watch out! Cyberattacks on cities and companies are also a big problem for you

Cybercriminals are going after big paydays by attacking major companies and governments using ransomware or other types of malware. While you might think that...
Happening Now May 28, 2019

Facebook probably exploited user data, again

It's no secret that in today's world big data is big business. Your information gets collected, cataloged, analyzed and fed through algorithms designed to...
Happening Now April 16, 2019

Apps that are tracking you and stealing your data

Many apps collect information on you. It may be your location, what you are posting on social media and so much more. But what...
Happening Now January 19, 2019

5 things you need to change in your Facebook account right now

Once again, Facebook is at the center of a huge privacy issue. I doubt anyone is surprised by that. This new report divulged that...
Happening Now December 19, 2018

If you've ordered jewelry from these sites, your information may have been exposed

It's that time of year where many of us will be purchasing gifts for our significant others, and in some cases that means jewelry....
Happening Now December 3, 2018

2018 has been a year of bad data leaks

It seems we are on course for each subsequent year that passes to be worse then the last when it comes to mass data...
Happening Now October 31, 2018

Millions of smartphone apps are putting your personal information at risk

Have you noticed items that you search for online seem to follow you around the internet? For example, if you're looking into buying a...
Happening Now April 24, 2018

Website security tips you can learn from the government

The U.S. government is targeted by thousands of hacking attempts every day. It’s for just this reason that many individual branches of the government...
Tips October 30, 2017

85 million online accounts stolen by hackers - One in five have passwords tied to them

If you've ever used this video website, you need to change your login credentials immediately! I've just found out about a massive hack that...
Happening Now December 6, 2016