List of data breaches and cyber attacks in April 2016 – 156,687,282 records stolen

April 28th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
List of data breaches and cyber attacks in April 2016 – 156,687,282 records stolen ilicomm Technology Solutions

Data breaches

Minecraft community lifeboat suffers data breach affecting seven million members

CoinWallet Bitcoin Trader Shuts Down Following Data Breach

Edwin Shaw employee loses unencrypted flash drive with 975 patients’ info

Hundreds of Spotify credentials appear online – users report accounts hacked, emails changed

NCT data breach – 15,000 expectant parents affected

Info of 200,000 babies leaked, causes panic among parents

93.4 million Mexicans at risk after voter database breach

COMELEC breach data released online, fully searchable

2,400 members’ info stolen, Kaiser Permanente says Leaks Very Private Data of 1.1 Million ‘Elite’ Daters — And It’s All For Sale

Oneida Health Center breach compromises 2,700 patients’ information

MoD contractor hacked, 831 members of defence community exposed

Wyoming Medical Center informs 3,200 patients of email breach

Pain Treatment Centers of America notifies 19,397 patients of Bizmatics breach

Denver Archdiocese payroll system breached, 18,000 people at risk

Cyber attack

Christian church website hacked by militant Islamist cyber terrorists

Jennifer Hudson Twitter Hacked

Police department computers hit by virus attack

Ransomware attacks 20 North East ISD schools

Schools put on high alert for JBoss ransomware exploit

Lizard Squad claims responsibility Blizzard DDoS attack; employee personal information leaked, games offline

Portsmouth website hacked by ‘Islamic State’

Hackers deface DZMM website, leak database 

Financial information

ShapeShift loses $230,000 in bitcoin data breach – ex-employee to blame

Trump Hotel chain suffers data breach again

Qatar National Bank Suffers Massive Breach

Hackers Target Anti-DDoS Firm Staminus

Fighting back against cyber crime

‘Blackhole’ Exploit Kit Author Gets 7 Years

Journalist gets two years in prison for helping hacker group Anonymous

Former Energy Department worker sentenced in email ‘spear-phishing’ attempt



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