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Ohio chocolate company says hacker stole customer info
May 14th, 2018. 11:24 AM

Malley's Chocolates is warning 3,400 online customers that their credit or debit card information might have been compromised by a computer hacker

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Ukraine computer involved in Tennessee elections attack
May 11th, 2018. 10:47 PM

Investigators found evidence of a "malicious intrusion" into a Tennessee county's elections website from a computer in Ukraine during a concerted cyberattack as votes were being reported in this month's primary

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Markets Right Now: Stocks move mostly higher at midday
May 11th, 2018. 12:07 PM

U.S. stocks moved mostly higher in midday trading, adding to solid gains from a day earlier.

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Student loan company tells 16,500 borrowers of data breach
April 27th, 2018. 4:34 PM

A student loan company notified 16,500 borrowers that files containing personal data were released to a business that wasn't authorized to receive them

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Senate confirms new director of National Security Agency
April 24th, 2018. 4:53 PM

Senate votes to confirm Paul Nakasone to lead National Security Agency, US Cyber Command

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The Latest: Ex-Yahoo settles SEC charges over 2014 hack
April 24th, 2018. 4:04 PM

Prosecutors say two Russian intelligence agents used the information they stole from Yahoo to spy on Russian journalists, U.S. and Russian government officials and employees of financial services and other private businesses

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SunTrust warns 1.5 million clients of potential data breach
April 20th, 2018. 9:24 AM

SunTrust says 1.5 million clients' data potentially compromised in following employee theft

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AP FACT CHECK: Facebook makes shaky data and privacy claims
April 11th, 2018. 8:10 PM

AP FACT CHECK: Mark Zuckerberg cites "security purposes" in explaining why Facebook collects data on people who have not signed up

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Insider Q&A: Equifax's new CEO talks rebuilding trust
April 8th, 2018. 12:01 PM

Mark Begor talks to The Associated Press about leading Equifax at a time when it's still recovering from last year's massive data breach that exposed the personal information of nearly 150 million Americans.

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Best Buy warns of data breach
April 6th, 2018. 12:30 PM

Best Buy warns of compromised customer data in third-party cyberattack

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Delta: Data of 'several hundred thousand' customers exposed
April 5th, 2018. 6:43 PM

Delta says malware attack exposed payment data for several hundred thousand customers

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Congress' challenge: How to tame industry giant Facebook
April 4th, 2018. 9:04 PM

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is testifying before a House oversight panel next week as Congress and U.S. regulators consider how to deal with the social media giant and its privacy scandal

Congress' challenge: How to tame industry giant Facebook
Congress' challenge: How to tame industry giant Facebook
April 4th, 2018. 8:40 PM

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is testifying before a House oversight panel next week as Congress and U.S. regulators consider how to deal with the social media giant and its privacy scandal

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APNewsBreak: US suspects cellphone spying devices in DC
April 3rd, 2018. 7:28 PM

APNewsBreak: US suspects cellphone spying devices in DC

APNewsBreak: US suspects cellphone spying devices in DC
APNewsBreak: US suspects cellphone spying devices in DC
April 3rd, 2018. 3:46 PM

APNewsBreak: US suspects cellphone spying devices in DC

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Gay dating app Grindr shared HIV status with other companies
April 3rd, 2018. 8:29 AM

Gay dating app Grindr has acknowledged sharing its users HIV status with two companies

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Data breach hits Saks Fifth Avenue, Lord & Taylor stores
April 1st, 2018. 5:59 PM

A data breach at Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks Off Fifth and Lord & Taylor has compromised the personal information of customers who shopped at department store chains

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Under Armour hit by data breach affecting 150 million users
March 29th, 2018. 6:48 PM

Sports apparel merchant Under Armour has become the latest victim of a massive digital theft that stole information about tens of millions of customers

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India sends notice to Facebook over alleged data breach
March 29th, 2018. 3:12 AM

India's government has sent a notice to Facebook asking whether the personal data of Indian voters and users has been compromised by U.K.-based Cambridge Analytica or any other downstream entity

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Equifax hires financial executive Mark Begor as new CEO
March 28th, 2018. 1:08 PM

Equifax appoints Mark Begor as its CEO as the credit reporting company continues to try to recover from fallout surrounding a massive data breach

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