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Latest Articles in data breach

Facebook gave phone makers broad access to data on users, friends: NYT

The New York Times yesterday revealed the partnerships, shedding new light on the social media giant's behaviour related to customer data in the wake of a scandal involving the British political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica.

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Facebook Hit with Another Data Breach, 3M Users Exposed

The amount of legal cases and dollar amounts of those, especially when GDPR law comes into effect, are potentially too high even for Facebook to handle

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Facebook Made Mistakes, Says Zuckerberg; Vows To 'Fix'

"I started Facebook, and at the end of the day, I'm responsible for what happens on our platform. I'm serious about doing what it takes to protect our community," Zuckerberg said

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It's Time To Save Your Facebook Data

Mounting pressure on the already troublesome scenario for Facebook, Whatsapp co-founder Brian Acton has asked his followers on twitter to delete their Facebook account

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Uber Paid $1 Million To Hackers To Conceal Data Breach Of 57 Million Users

Discovery of the company’s cover-up of the incident resulted in the firing of two employees who led Uber’s response to the hack, said Dara Khosrowshahi, who was named CEO in August following the departure of founder Travis Kalanick

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Marissa Mayer, Former Yahoo CEO, Apologizes For Data Breach

"Unfortunately, while all our measures helped Yahoo successfully defend against the barrage of attacks by both private and state-sponsored hackers, Russian agents intruded on our systems and stole our users' data," she said.

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Equifax CEO Departs, Forgoes Bonus After Massive Data Breach

Equifax Inc said on Tuesday that Chief Executive Richard Smith would leave the company and forgo this year's bonus as criticism mounts over a massive cyber attack that has plunged the credit-monitoring firm into crisis.

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Police Detain Man In Probe Of Alleged Data Leak At Jio

Police in Rajasthan on Tuesday detained a man suspected of involvement in what may be a major leak of user data from India's newest telecoms company Jio

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Yahoo Suffers World's Biggest Hack Affecting 1 Billion Users

Yahoo said personal data from over a billion users was stolen in a hack dating back to 2013-- twice as big as another breach disclosed just three months ago

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