Data Breach

Nearly 800M email records exposed in massive data breach

A massive data breach dubbed “Collection #1” exposed nearly 800 million email addresses and millions of passwords. Security expert Troy Hunt was alerted of the leaked data made available for free download from popular MEGA cloud storage service. The data consisted of over 12,000 separate files and more than 87GB of data.

Pentagon cyber breach

The Pentagon announced on Friday there has been a cyber breach of Defense Department travel records that includes the compromise of personal information and payment card data from U.S. military and civilian personnel.