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12.10.18
Another Google+ data bug exposes info for 52.5 million users
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Another Google+ data bug exposes info for 52.5 million users

Google will shut the service down in April of 2019 instead of August as initially planned.

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12.03.18
Quora breach leaks data on over 100 million users
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Quora breach leaks data on over 100 million users

Someone accessed account info like names and addresses, as well as encrypted password data.

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11.30.18
Marriott says Starwood data breach could affect 500 million guests
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Marriott says Starwood data breach could affect 500 million guests

Guest records were stolen from Starwood's reservation database.

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11.27.18
Uber fined £385,000 in the UK for 2016 cyber-attack
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Uber fined £385,000 in the UK for 2016 cyber-attack

The UK's privacy watchdog said it exposed customers to increased risk of fraud.

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11.08.18
An early test of the GDPR: taking on data brokers
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An early test of the GDPR: taking on data brokers

Credit agencies and ad-tech companies also accused of personal data misuse.

By C. Ip,   11.08.18
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10.18.18
Facebook’s confusion about its Portal camera is concerning
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Facebook’s confusion about its Portal camera is concerning

If execs aren't sure about how the company could use data from the device, why should we trust it?

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