As a local San Diego IT support company it’s important to keep you in the know about recent security breaches. Here’s a brief summary about some of the latest hacks affecting businesses near and far.
“Flipboard, a news aggregator service and mobile news app, has started notifying users today of a security incident during which hackers had access to internal systems for more than nine months.”
“A collection firm that worked with Quest Diagnostics informed the medical testing company that the data of 11.9 million patients may have been affected in a breach.”
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants
“Attackers implanted malware on point-of-sale systems at 102 Checkers and Rally’s locations in order to steal customers’ payment card data.”
”People Inc., one of western New York’s largest non-profit agencies, has revealed a data breach which has exposed sensitive medical information belonging to current and former clients.”
Leicester City Football Club
“Leicester City Football Club has quietly told people who bought stuff from its website that their financial details have been stolen by hackers – and those details include credit card numbers and CVVs.”
New Zealand Treasury
”New Zealand Treasury Secretary Gabriel Makhlouf has said his department has gathered “sufficient evidence” to say it was the victim of a hack.
“Following this morning’s media reports of a potential leak of Budget information, the Treasury has gathered sufficient evidence to indicate that its systems have been deliberately and systematically hacked,” Makhlouf’s statement read.
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