Cyber Attacks Can Cause Major Stock Drops
A new study finds some breaches have wiped as much as 15% off companies' stock market valuations.
Neiman Agrees to Pay $1.6M Over Data Breach
The settlement ends a three-year legal battle between the retailer and customers whose credit card information was allegedly exposed by the 2013 hack.
Home Depot to Pay $27M Over Data Breach
The settlement with affected financial institutions brings Home Depot's total payouts related to the massive 2014 hack to around $180 million.
U.S. Data Breaches Hit All-Time High
Companies sustained more than 1,000 data breaches in 2016, an increase of 40% over 2015 data.
Yahoo Says Hacker Stole Data of 500M Users
The largest data breach ever of a single company's network may have “far-reaching implications” for consumers and Yahoo's takeover by Verizon.
Target to Pay $39M to Settle Data-Breach Claims
The settlement is with MasterCard and credit-card issuers seeking to hold Target liable for costs related to the 2013 breach.
FTC Suffers Setback in Patient Data Breach Case
A judge dimisses a suit against LabMD because the FTC did not demonstrate that poor security would likely result in 'substantial injury' to consumers.
Experian Reveals Hack of T-Mobile Customer Data
Cyber thieves accessed information on 15 million consumers that T-Mobile provided Experian for credit checks.
Don’t Overlook Data Security Issues In M&A Deals
How to assess whether your acquisition target is prepared to deal with and defend against a data breach.
Tight Labor, Lax Security
CFO confidence remains steady in the latest Duke/CFO Global Business Outlook Survey, but worries mount over wages and data security.
Fed Breaches Hacked Info of Millions
More than 20 million people were affected by the data security breach at the Office of Personnel Management.