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What WikiLeaks’ massive CIA leak tells us about cybersecurity via Sophos Naked Security

Here we go again. In 2010, WikiLeaks published a disturbing heads-up video of US helicopters strafing “insurgents” who turned out to be Reuters journalists. Weeks later came Cablegate, a leak by Bradley (now Chelsea) Manning of 251,000 US diplomatic cables. ... »

DailyMotion Hack Leaks Emails, Passwords of 87m Users

DailyMotion, a popular video sharing website, said Tuesday it recently suffered an “external security problem” resulting in the compromise of an unspecified number of its users’ data. LeakedSource.com, a repository of breached data, added DailyMotion to its list of “Hacked ... »

Hitsniffer haults trading because of a malicious-insider data leak

We’ve said it before, and we will say it again. Your organizations largest threat is your employees! Not only does user error jeopardize an organization, but also disgruntled former employees, who still have access to sensitive information! We see this play ... »

2.2 Million Sensitive Records Leaked

A mid-2014 database that contained 2.2 million records of individuals with suspected ties to terrorism, organized crime, money laundering, bribery, and corruption links has been leaked. The source of the leak is from World-Check, a database of politically exposed persons ... »

Did Anyone Learn from the Ashley Madison’s Breach?

It should really come as no shock to anyone these days that an online dating website has been hacked. The latest subject of attack is self-proclaimed ‘elite’ dating website BeautifulPeople.com, which has suffered a massive database leak, exposing the personal ... »