Data storage company, FTC settle false Privacy Shield claims

(Jul 1, 2020) NTT Global Data Centers, formerly known as RagingWire Data Centers, settled U.S. Federal Trade Commission Read More

Social Security numbers of student borrowers exposed

(Jul 1, 2020) Social Security numbers of thousands of applicants seeking student debt relief were left exposed by the U.S. Department of Education for at least six months,... Read More

Workers compensation data breach involved 10K decisions

(Jun 26, 2020) The Nova Scotia government said the number of unredacted Workers’ Compensation Appeals Tribunal decisions posted online in a privacy Read More

Audit finds ACT government unprepared for data breach

(Jun 25, 2020) An audit report found the Government of the Australian Capital Territory is unprepared to respond to a data breach or loss of systems, The Canberra Times rep... Read More

University investigates breach of student portal

(Jun 25, 2020) Far Eastern University students are urged to reset their account passwords as a potential hacking of its student portal is investigated, the Manila Bulletin ... Read More

The latest privacy law news in the US

(Jun 23, 2020) Here are the latest stories on privacy law developments across the U.S.: Sacramento County Superior Court Judge Shelleyanne W. L. Chang approv... Read More

Billing information may be affected by Twitter data breach

(Jun 23, 2020) A data breach may have affected billing information of businesses using Twitter’s advertisement and analytics platforms, the Daily Express reports. The compa... Read More

Web-tracking data leaked online

(Jun 22, 2020) Billions of records belonging to data management platform BlueKai were leaked online by an unsecured server, TechCrunch reports. The database, located by sec... Read More

Software error causes Babylon Health patient data breach

(Jun 18, 2020) A software error led to a breach of patient information at Babylon Health, Silicon Republic reports. In a tweet, a customer said he could access video consul... Read More

Dating apps, food delivery service, jewelry retailer among latest data breach victims

(Jun 16, 2020) Wired reports hundreds of thousands of dating app users were affected by a data breach in May. The breach involved a purge of 2.5 million user records, inclu... Read More