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“Q&A site Quora says data breach may affect 100 million users”

“Quora, a question-and-answer website founded eight years ago, says it suffered a security breach that compromised the data of as many as 100 million users. The site, which lets its 300 million members and anonymous users ask and answer questions … Continue reading

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Google Coverup: At least 500,000 users at risk

“…the data of millions of Facebook users got compromised by Facebook’s failure to maintain the needed privacy practices. Grassley now is explaining in a letter to Google that it appeared to have a similar problem – and the same time … Continue reading

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Coverup: “Google Exposed User Data, Feared Repercussions of Disclosing to Public”

“Google opted not to disclose to users its discovery of a bug that gave outside developers access to private data. It found no evidence of misuse… Google exposed the private data of hundreds of thousands of users of the Google+ … Continue reading

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“[Sweden] …huge government data breach”

“…a data breach that hands over to all sorts of undesirables a list of the members of the nation’s most secret and specialized military units, the names – and home addresses – of air force pilots, the names and location … Continue reading

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“Georgia’s secretary of state: DHS tried to….” [hack voting office]

“Georgia’s secretary of state has claimed the Department of Homeland Security tried to breach his office’s firewall and has issued a letter to Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson asking for an explanation.” https://www.cyberscoop.com/georgia-hack-dhs-brian-kemp-jeh-johnson/

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