Tag: loses

Myanmar loses internet connection 
Nov 4, 2010 | Comment Now 
Massive DDoS attack against country.
Zurich loses financial details of 51,000 UK customers 
By Tom Young | Oct 24, 2009 | Comment Now 
No evidence data has been misused.
U.S. nuclear weapons lab loses 67 computers 
By Sylvie Barak | Feb 13, 2009 | Comment Now 
The mention of nuclear weapons laboratories rarely has a calming effect on anyone, even less so when the mention involves 67 lost or stolen computers.
ATO loses thousands of records on unencrypted CD 
By Kathryn Small | Oct 31, 2008 | Comment Now 
The Australian Taxation Office lost an unencrypted CD containing thousands of personal details – and waited three weeks to inform those affected of the loss.
Hacker Gary McKinnon loses appeal, U.S. extradition looms 
By Paul Fisher | Aug 29, 2008 | Comment Now 
Gary McKinnon, the alleged NASA hacker, has failed in his last-ditch appeal to the European Court of Human Rights to have his extradition to the United States quashed.
BBC loses burglar's dream data 
By Stewart Meagher | Aug 11, 2008 | Comment Now 
The BBC has given one lucky thief the opportunity of a lifetime by becoming the latest British institution to find itself at the centre of a loss of data scandal.
US State Department loses a lot of laptops 
By Egan Orion | May 7, 2008 | Comment Now 
It has surfaced that the US State Department can't account for up to about 1,000 laptops, perhaps as many as 400 of which belonged to the department's Anti-Terrorism Assistance ...
White House 'loses' five million emails 
By Iain Thomson | May 3, 2008 | Comment Now 
The White House has stated that it is unable to provide investigators with over five million emails relating to the run-up to the Iraq war because it has accidentally deleted ...
HSBC loses customer data 
By Rosalie Marshall | Apr 8, 2008 | Comment Now 
HSBC has lost a disc containing details of 370,000 of its customers, in an incident which will raise further questions about firms' data security policies.
Google loses second exec to Facebook 
Mar 31, 2008 | Comment Now 
Google has lost its second high-profile employee to Facebook in less than a month..
Spammer loses free speech argument 
By Iain Thomson | Mar 4, 2008 | Comment Now 
A court in Virginia has struck down a spammer's appeal that his conviction violated his rights to free speech..
UK's NHS loses 6,000 smartcards 
By Iain Thomson | Feb 8, 2008 | Comment Now 
The NHS has misplaced as many as 6,000 smartcards used to access patient records..
Government loses customer details 
By Iain Thomson | Nov 6, 2007 | Comment Now 
Around 15,000 Standard Life customers have been warned that they could face ID theft after a courier's blunder exposed their banking and pension details.
Oscar winner loses data back-ups 
By Iain Thomson | Oct 2, 2007 | Comment Now 
The home of Francis Ford Coppola was robbed over the weekend and the theft of his backup device has left him facing the loss of 15 years' worth of data.
Taiwan Semiconductor loses trade secrets case 
By Simon Burns | Sep 27, 2007 | Comment Now 
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) has lost a US court case in which it was accused of leaking confidential chip design information from one of its customers.
IMDb loses advertisers over adult listings 
Aug 15, 2007 | Comment Now 
Barclaycard and The National Lottery in the UK have ceased advertising on Amazon's Internet Movie Database after their ads were placed next to listings for adult movie titles.
US web radio loses royalty appeal 
By Andrew Charlesworth | Jul 17, 2007 | Comment Now 
Meltdown Monday looms.
Motorola loses while Sony Ericsson gains 
By Andrew Charlesworth | Jul 16, 2007 | Comment Now 
Europeans and Asians no longer dial M for mobile.
Google loses Gmail name in Germany 
By Matt Chapman | Jul 6, 2007 | Comment Now 
Corporate giant will not be allowed to appeal.
Google loses China search partnership 
By Simon Burns | May 23, 2007 | Comment Now 
Netease, one of China's leading internet portals and online game operators, expects to end its partnership with Google this year, executives have said.
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