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Security breach threatens more than 11,000 financial institutions

The theft of $81 million from a Bangladesh bank is just one of many recent incidents, Reuters reports.

By 27 April 2016

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Google under fire with EU for breaching antitrust rules

After a yearlong investigation, the European Union claims that Google pressures phone makers to preinstall Chrome and its search engine in exchange for Play store access.

By 21 April 2016

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Trump cards: Hotel chain breached, credit card data stolen

Financial sector reportedly saw patterns of fraudulent card use that pointed toward the luxury hotel chain owned by the Republican presidential candidate.

By 5 April 2016

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Uber fined $20K in data breach, 'god view' probe

The settlement with New York concludes a probe into a breach that exposed data of 50,000 drivers and the use of a "god view" rider-tracking system.

By 8 January 2016

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Hacker trades 272 million passwords for social media likes

Security researchers find a hacker bragging online that he'd amassed a mountain of passwords. And he didn't want much in return for them.

By 5 May 2016

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Computer attack insurance rates rise after high-profile breaches

Hacks of Sony, Target, Home Depot and major health insurers have made it more expensive to cope with data theft, Reuters reports.

By 12 October 2015

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Apple taking steps to prevent another large-scale App Store breach

The Californian tech giant's senior vice president of worldwide marketing said that Apple will be providing official Xcode software to Chinese developers to avoid another security breach of its App Store.

By 23 September 2015

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Data breach exposes 10M health records from New York insurer

Hack of Excellus is the latest in a string of attacks that, experts say, show records are more valuable than credit card numbers on the black market.

By 11 September 2015

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Wreaking havoc: Ashley Madison breach shows hackers' shifting motives

Hackers claiming a moralistic purpose have a long tradition on the Internet, but they're causing much more damage than ever before.

By 22 August 2015

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Life's a breach: Reported attack on United Airlines shows everyone has valuable data to protect

No longer focused on stealing credit card numbers alone, hackers are flexing seriously dangerous muscle, security experts say.

By 30 July 2015