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MoviePass suffers major data breach

Movie ticket subscription service MoviePass is the latest company to suffer a data breach after tens of thousands of customer card numbers and personal credit cards were left unsecured on a server that was not password protected. The…

Facebook data breach ‘had no warning’

Facebook has been accused of failing to inform users they were at risk of having their data stolen following a significant data breach last year. The social media giant did not provide users with enough warning that their Facebook accounts…

Poshmark reveals data breach

The online clothing marketplace Poshmark which allows users in North America to buy and sell new or used clothes, shoes and accessories has revealed that it has suffered a data breach. According to the company, an unauthorized party was…

Capital One hit by major data breach

Capital One has revealed it suffered a major data breach that left the data of millions of customers at risk. The financial giant said that around 106 million customers in the US and Canada may have had their personal details stolen in the…

Has Sky been hit with a data breach?

Sky customers have been told to change their passwords immediately, raising fears that the company may have been hit by a data breach. Customers across the UK began receiving emails telling them to reset their passwords as part of a…

Equifax to pay $700m in data breach settlement

After exposing the personal information of almost 150m consumers back in 2017, the credit reporting agency Equifax has reached a deal with US state and federal regulators in which it will pay $700m to settle probes into its data breach. To…

Flipboard hit by user data breach

News aggregator service and mobile news app Flipboard has begun notifying users of a data breach in which hackers had access to its internal systems for over nine months. The company informed users of the breach in a series of emails in…