A consulting firm’s data breach has triggered a second class action lawsuit by an affected participant on behalf of a class of some 2,500,000 individuals.
Illinois Gastroenterology Group (IGG) suffered a data security incident that potentially impacted 227,943 individuals. IGG discovered unusual network activity on October 22, 2021. On November 18, IGG determined that an unauthorized actor had gained access to its systems and that “information contained in those systems may have been viewed or taken.”
Costa Rican President Rodrigo Chaves declared a state of national cybersecurity emergency over the weekend following a financially motivated Conti ransomware attack against his administration that has hamstrung the government and economy of the Latin American nation.
Connecticut has joined California, Colorado, Utah, and Virginia in passing a comprehensive new data privacy law that establishes responsibilities for businesses that collect and process the personal data of state residents and gives consumers new rights. The Connecticut Data Privacy Act (Senate Bill 6) was passed 35-0 by the Senate and 144-5 in the House of Representatives and awaits the signature of the state Governor, Ned Lamont. The new privacy law comes into effect on July 1, 2023.
US insurance company Elephant Insurance and its subsidiary Apparent Insurance have announced that a recent cyber incident may have exposed the personal information of its customers.
Attorneys are closing in on a settlement deal that could deliver up to $63 million to some victims of one of the most cataclysmic data breaches in history.
On World Password Day, Apple, Google, and Microsoft teamed up to expand support for a passwordless sign-in standard built by the FIDO Alliance and the World Wide Web Consortium. The parties and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) called this move a “milestone” on the passwordless journey.
Salesforce subsidiary Heroku on Thursday said that the threat actor that stole Heroku GitHub integration OAuth tokens in April also accessed an internal database containing hashed and salted passwords belonging to the company’s customers.
Ikea Canada has revealed an internal data breach impacting 95,000 Canadians, Global News has learned.
Salusive Health, also known as myNurse, posted a notice on its website on April 29 informing patients of a data security incident involving patient information. In the breach notification letter provided to the California Attorney General’s Office, Salusive Health also announced that it would cease clinical operations permanently on May 31.