• Stolen Yahoo User Data Sold for $300K

    Stolen Yahoo User Data Sold for $300K

    The treasure trove of data stolen from Yahoo, a breach made public this week, has actually been for sale on the dark Web for several months, according to Bloomberg.Andrew Komarov, chief intelligence officer at cybersecurity firm InfoArmor, tells Bloomberg that a copy of the data was available for $300,000 in August, and three buyers emerged.
  • Acer Settles Online Breach for $115K

    Acer Settles Online Breach for $115K

    An investigation by the New York Attorney General's office revealed sensitive customer information was not protected by Acer for almost a full calendar year.The Taiwanese manufacturer in June revealed that a breach affected shoppers on Acer's US site between May 12, 2015, and April 28, 2016.
  • Does Your Breach Incident Response Plan Have Holes?

    Does Your Breach Incident Response Plan Have Holes?

    A recent study by IBM/Ponemon placed the average cost of a data breach for a U.The most important thing an organization can do to avoid such losses is to have a breach response plan in place, and a team trained to implement it.
  • Does Your Breach Incident Response Plan Have Holes?

    Does Your Breach Incident Response Plan Have Holes?

    A recent study by IBM/Ponemon placed the average cost of a data breach for a U.The most important thing an organization can do to avoid such losses is to have a breach response plan in place, and a team trained to implement it.