A database of 1.2 billion users’ personal information, including social media accounts, email addresses and phone numbers, was discovered unprotected Google Cloud server.
A customer of People Data Labs left their data unprotected, exposing 4TB of data and 1.2 billion user profiles including personal and social media information.
Border authorities routinely install the app on the phones of people entering the Xinjiang region by land from Central Asia, gathering personal data and scanning for material considered [...]
Exactis exposed a database of 340 million records on the open internet, which included the information of nearly every U.S citizen.
763,117,241 people have had their records leaked by Verifications IO: including verified emails, phone numbers, addresses, dates of birth, Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram account details, credit [...]
Bob Diachenko and Vinny Troia discovered an unprotected, publicly accessible MongoDB database containing 150 gigabytes of detailed, plaintext marketing data—including 763 million unique email [...]
Timehop, an app that collects old photos and posts from social media, disclosed a breach in July that affected 21 million of its users. Names, dates of birth, phone numbers and email addresses [...]
California's new data protection law gives consumers sweeping control over how much personal information companies can collect. But does it really help when companies are breached?
Have you heard yet about the Exactis data breach? Discovered by security researcher Vinny Troia, with 340 million records exposed, this one looks ugly.