Macy’s Says Security Incident Might Have Exposed Customers’ Data

Macy’s Says Security Incident Might Have Exposed Customers’ Data

Macy’s is notifying customers about a data security incident that might have exposed some of their personal and financial information. The American department chain store said that it first learned of the ...
Evite Reveals Security Incident Potentially Involving Unauthorized Access

Evite Reveals Security Incident Potentially Involving Unauthorized Access

Social-planning website Evite has revealed a security incident that potentially involved unauthorized access to its systems. Evite first became aware of the security incident back in April 2019. It responded by retaining ...
Yikes! WeTransfer sends users’ files to the wrong people, says it doesn’t know what happened

Yikes! WeTransfer sends users’ files to the wrong people, says it doesn’t know what happened

In the most embarrassing security incident so far in 2019, file sharing service WeTransfer has sent users’ files to the wrong inboxes for at least a full day last week. Worse still, ...
Flipboard Resets Users’ Passwords after Discovering Security Incident

Flipboard Resets Users’ Passwords after Discovering Security Incident

News and social media aggregator Flipboard reset all users’ passwords after discovering a security incident that might have affected some of their data. On 28 May, the company revealed that its engineering ...
Bodybuilding.com Suffered Security Incident Potentially Involving Customer Info

Bodybuilding.com Suffered Security Incident Potentially Involving Customer Info

American online retailer Bodybuilding.com suffered a security incident that might have exposed customers’ personal information. In February 2019, Bodybuilding.com learned of an instance where unknown actors gained unauthorized access to its systems ...
Houzz Says Security Incident Might Have Exposed User Data

Houzz Says Security Incident Might Have Exposed User Data

Home design website and community Houzz revealed that a security incident might have exposed some users’ personal and account data. On 1 February, Houzz published a security update explaining that it detected ...
Humana Informs Customers of Third-Party Security Incident

Humana Informs Customers of Third-Party Security Incident

Humana has notified customers of a third-party security incident that might have exposed some of their personal information. According to a breach notification letter obtained by DataBreaches.net, the for-profit American health insurance ...
Major Privacy Issues in Google+ Force Its Shutdown Earlier than Planned

Major Privacy Issues in Google+ Force Its Shutdown Earlier than Planned

Google+ and its APIs are shutting down sooner than announced after a new privacy glitch that exposed the data of more than 52 million users was detected in November, Google announced on ...
Marriott Reveals Security Incident Involving Starwood Reservation Database

Marriott Reveals Security Incident Involving Starwood Reservation Database

Marriott announced that it recently detected and addressed a security incident involving the Starwood guest reservation database. On 30 November, Marriott revealed that an internal investigation had found evidence of unauthorized access ...
Chili’s hit by malware, payment card data stolen

Chili’s hit by malware, payment card data stolen

Chili’s customers may have fallen victim to a malware attack that affected a number of credit and debit cards used in several restaurants, confirmed parent company Brinker International on Saturday. The malware ...