FBI Investigating COVID-19 Data Breach in South Dakota

FBI Investigating COVID-19 Data Breach in South Dakota

Residents of South Dakota recently received a letter from the Department of Public Safety stating that they may have been affected by an information data breach on July 19 that targeted the DPS Fusion Center database used to share COVID-19 patient names and addresses...
Walmart Allegedly Violates New CCPA Regulations

Walmart Allegedly Violates New CCPA Regulations

Less than a year since the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) went into effect, Walmart is being sued for violating the new data regulations. After an unspecified incident, cyber-criminals were able to access customers’ names, addresses, financial information, and...
Man Sentenced for Hacking Ex-Employer Causing $800k in Damage

Man Sentenced for Hacking Ex-Employer Causing $800k in Damage

The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports that a disgruntled employee was recently sentenced to a year and a half in prison and three years of supervised release after he was found guilty for hacking his former employer, costing the company more than $800,000 in...
The Risk of Insider Threats

The Risk of Insider Threats

Code42 recently released their 2020 Data Exposure Report and surveyed 4,505 knowledge workers in the US and Europe detailing the damage caused by insider threats. With immense amounts of data being shared every day through emails, AirDrops, messaging, and mobile...