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UK health trust fined for privacy breach 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 7, 2012 | Comment Now 
'Extremely troubling' privacy breach.
 
Distributed breaches increase in 2010: CompTIA 
By Angela Moscaritolo | Nov 11, 2010 | Comment Now 
'Micro-breaches' continue to hit.
 
Organised crime behind 85 per cent of all data breaches 
By Dan Worth | Jul 28, 2010 | Comment Now 
Verizon Business report finds more data being lost than ever before.
 
Over 50% of apps vulnerable to security breaches 
By Dan Raywood | Mar 3, 2010 | Comment Now 
As Microsoft divulges IE flaw work-around.
 
RSA 2010: Experts urge firms to speak up on data breaches 
By Shaun Nichols | Mar 3, 2010 | Comment Now 
Companies should share data with law enforcement, says panel.
 
Data breaches cost organisations US$204 per record in 2009 
 
A lack of convergence could lead to data breaches 
By Dan Raywood | Oct 26, 2009 | Comment Now 
Failure to converge physical and IT security could result in further data breaches.
 
Automating security event processes  
By David Bell | Jul 29, 2009 | Comment Now 
Automation is the key to getting the most out of limited resources with security event processes, according to NetIQ's David Bell.
 
Financial institutions brace for rise in security breaches 
By Phil Muncaster | Feb 5, 2009 | Comment Now 
Financial institutions are facing an increased risk of security breaches this year owing to budgetary constraints and an increased threat of insider misconduct, according to ...
 
Financial institutions brace for rise in security breaches 
By Phil Muncaster | Feb 5, 2009 | Comment Now 
Financial institutions are facing an increased risk of security breaches this year owing to budgetary constraints and an increased threat of insider misconduct, according to ...
 
Internet café fined $82k, forfeits servers for copyright breaches 
Nov 27, 2008 | Comment Now 
A Sydney Internet café raided by Australian Federal Police late last year has pleaded guilty to 40 charges of copyright infringement, copping an $82,000 fine, court costs and ...
 
Privacy breaches causing business instability 
By Nick Farrell | Nov 18, 2008 | Comment Now 
Report warns that losses could be the tip of the iceberg
 
UK had 277 serious data breaches this year alone 
By Emma Hughes | Oct 30, 2008 | Comment Now 
This year has not been a good one in terms of data breaches – from the loss of child benefit details to the loss of top secret information on known terrorists.
 
Insiders, not hackers, responsible for corporate data loss 
By Iain Thomson | Oct 10, 2008 | Comment Now 
A new survey of IT professionals has shown how external hackers have very little responsibility for corporate data leaks.
 
Data breaches already surpass 2007 total 
By Sue Marquette Poremba | Aug 27, 2008 | Comment Now 
The number of reported data breaches has already surpassed last year's total, according to a report from Identity Theft Resource Center.
 
Games bring Olympic-sized security breaches 
Aug 4, 2008 | Comment Now 
With the opening ceremony only four days away, online fraudsters are using the hype of the Beijing Olympics to trick consumers out of thousands of dollars.
 
Data breaches 'easily' avoided 
By Andrew Charlesworth | Jun 16, 2008 | Comment Now 
Nearly nine out of 10 corporate data breaches could have been prevented had reasonable security measures been in place, according to a report issued today by Verizon Business..
 
Proliferating HIPAA complaints and medical record breaches 
By Sue | May 27, 2008 | Comment Now 
The number of complaints regarding violations of the U.S. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) continue to increase each year in tandem with an increase ...
 
Security professionals aim to end data breaches 
By Phil Muncaster | Apr 28, 2008 | Comment Now 
Preventing data breaches is the highest priority for today’s IT security professionals, two new surveys have concluded.
 
2008 on pace for record number of breaches 
By Jim Carr | Apr 7, 2008 | Comment Now 
In the first three months of 2008, the number of data breaches more than doubled over the same period last year, according to the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC), a ...
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