Yahoo, the web portal that was last week sold to US telecoms company Verizon, says that it is investigating claims that a hacker has offered for sale the logins and passwords of 200 million user accounts....
Thank Zuck it's Friday #9 - Home Office 'super database', the software reseller claiming £270m from Microsoft and social media data breaches
This week on the IT news podcast the team discusses the Home Office's 'super database' on race, health and biometrics, the British software reseller bringing at £170m claim against Microsoft and the recent data breaches involving both Facebook and LinkedIn....
Understanding what drives teen hackers is key to securing your business, says cyber expert Shelton Newsham
Natural curiosity can lead some to open some wrong doors
The hacker included 2 million records as proof that they have what they claim
There’s a lot of sensitive data contained in Office documents - so it makes sense to take care of it
Travel firm delayed reporting the breach by 22 days, exceeding the 72-hour limit