Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of Internet heists affecting 420,000 websites, according to a report published Tuesday.
Cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 StubHub customers’ accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for events through the online ticket reseller, a law enforcement official and the company said.
Target reported a 16 percent drop in first-quarter earnings as a massive data breach and botched up expansion plans in Canada continue to batter results.
Target’s massive data breach has now cost the company’s CEO his job.
AOL says a security breach may have exposed the private information of a “significant number” of its email users’ accounts.
Johns Hopkins University officials are alerting more than 2,000 graduate students that their personal information has been discovered on the Internet.
Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach Target’s computer systems last December.
The number of Americans who say they’ve had important personal information stolen online is on the rise, according to a Pew Research Center report released Monday.
The FBI is investigating a Baltimore-area computer worker in connection with the online disclosure last month of University of Maryland President Wallace Loh’s Social Security and cellphone numbers, according to court records.
The Internal Revenue Service is reporting a potential security breach involving personal information about 20,000 IRS workers, former workers and contractors.