10 Ways To Compromise You Sensitive Data

Introduction This paper will consider the areas surrounding Data Security and look at the multiples of ways in which it may be breached, altered, or compromised, some of which may be obvious, others not so. We will explore this topic based on the security four table legs of CIA+A: Confidentiality, Integrity, Availability, and Accountability We […]

DNA Testing Firm Discloses Data Breach Affecting 2.1 Million People

Data Breach Responsibility

It has been reported that DNA Diagnostics Center (DDC), an Ohio-based DNA testing company, has disclosed a hacking incident that affects 2,102,436 persons. The incident resulted in a confirmed data breach that occurred between May 24, 2021, and July 28, 2021, but the firm discovered it only on October 29, 2021. The information that the hackers […]

Data Hacked For 400,000 LA Patients

It has been reported that the Los Angeles branch of Planned Parenthood was hit by a data breach involving about 400,000 patients, but there is no indication that the information was used “for fraudulent purposes,” the group said. A hacker installed computer malware between Oct. 9 and Oct. 17 and “exfiltrated” files containing patient names and possibly addresses, insurance and […]

Vectra Research: 89% Of Security Leaders Think Traditional Security Approaches Are Failing In The Face Of Modern Threats

Research shows ‘game needs to be changed,’ with security innovation years behind that of the attackers, the board a decade behind security discussions and regulation needing more industry input Vectra AI, a leader in threat detection and response, today released a new report highlighting how today’s organisations are tackling complex, modern cyberthreats. Vectra’s Security Leaders […]