Author: Kevin Lancaster

The Week in Breach: 01/22/20 – 01/28/20

by Kevin Lancaster

This week, malware compromises online stores, accidents lead to expensive data breaches, and phishing scams top the UK’s threat list.

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The Week in Breach: 01/15/20 – 01/21/20

by Kevin Lancaster

This week, phishing scams cost millions, oversights compromise customer data, and Magecart targets Australian brushfire donors.

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The Week in Breach: 01/08/20 – 01/14/20

by Kevin Lancaster

This week, ransomware closes a company’s doors, an online store gives away customer data, and the UK has a rough year for data security.

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The Week in Breach: 01/01/20 – 01/07/20

by Kevin Lancaster

This week, ransomware disrupts the holidays, a nonprofit organization has its donor list compromised, and “password” remains a stubbornly popular password.

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The Week in Breach: 12/25/19 – 12/31/19

by Kevin Lancaster

This week, ransomware brings bad news for employees, dating app users endure a serious privacy breach, and too many companies are giving in to criminals’ demands.

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The Week in Breach: 12/18/19 – 12/24/19

by Kevin Lancaster

This week, online stores can’t protect their customers, ransom causes chaos at school, and CCPA prepares to go into effect.

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The Week in Breach: 12/11/19 – 12/17/19

by Kevin Lancaster

This week, hackers gain front door access to company IT infrastructure, ransomware cripples social services, and lax employee password security continues to present severe financial risk.

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The Week in Breach: 12/04/19 – 12/10/19

by Kevin Lancaster

This week, online stores compromise customer credentials, ransomware cancels a holiday performance, and more than half of organizations acknowledge that they are not ready for a cyberattack.

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The Week in Breach: 11/27/19 – 12/03/19

by Kevin Lancaster

This week, ransomware costs companies on multiple fronts, phishing scams have extensive data security consequences, and companies fail to adequately evaluate their third-party data sharing standards.

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The Week in Breach: 11/20/19 – 11/26/19

by Kevin Lancaster

This week, compromised email accounts expose IT infrastructure, ransomware leads to company data misuse, and cybersecurity incidents are expected to rise this Holiday season.

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