Security breach

09.12.13
Vodafone hacker accesses banking data of two million customers in Germany
09.12.13

Vodafone hacker accesses banking data of two million customers in Germany

Vodafone has confirmed that hackers have accessed its servers in Germany, gaining access to person...

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06.21.13
Facebook security bug exposed 6 million users' personal information (update)
06.21.13

Facebook security bug exposed 6 million users' personal information (update)

Today, Facebook announced a security bug that compromised the personal account information of six...

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09.04.12
Daily Update for September 4, 2012
09.04.12

Daily Update for September 4, 2012

It's the TUAW Daily Update, your source for Apple news in a convenient audio format. You'll get...

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08.09.12
Blizzard suffers security breach, encrypted passwords and authenticator data compromised
08.09.12

Blizzard suffers security breach, encrypted passwords and authenticator data compromised

According to a recent Blizzard security update, now might be a good time cook up a new password. Bl...

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07.19.12
Microsoft fights back against Xbox Live account threats, begs you to update your security settings
07.19.12

Microsoft fights back against Xbox Live account threats, begs you to update your security settings

Redmond's console gaming network may not have suffered a breach of security comparable to last year...

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06.06.12
LinkedIn confirms security breach, 'some passwords' affected
06.06.12

LinkedIn confirms security breach, 'some passwords' affected

Reports began swirling this morning that around six million passwords attached to LinkedIn accounts...

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02.12.12
Microsoft Store hacked in India, passwords stored in plain text
02.12.12

Microsoft Store hacked in India, passwords stored in plain text

Frequenters of India's online Microsoft Store were briefly greeted with the suspicious visage of a...

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02.03.12
Oops! Motorola sold refurbished Xooms without deleting previous owners' data
02.03.12

Oops! Motorola sold refurbished Xooms without deleting previous owners' data

Usually, when passwords and personal information are exposed, it's because someone hacked a company...

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02.02.12
VeriSign revealed to have suffered repeated security breaches in 2010
02.02.12

VeriSign revealed to have suffered repeated security breaches in 2010

It took some digging through more than 2,000 pages of SEC documents, but Reuters revealed today that...

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