Facebook Under Fire In France For Using Data Of 30 Million Users Without ConsentTwo agencies contend Facebook is breaching privacy laws in France by tracking and using the personal data of more than 30 million users there without their knowledge.
IRS Admits Data Breach Was Much Worse Than ReportedThe IRS admitted Monday that a massive data breach was much larger than first thought.
UC Berkeley Students Notified Of Data Breach Involving Social Security Numbers, Bank AccountsStudents at UC Berkeley were being notified of a data breach that may have exposed social security numbers and other personal information Thursday, according to Cal Officials.
SFO Says Nearby Homeless Responsible For 16 Perimeter Breaches Over The Past Decade, Shelter DisagreesIt was the list no airport wanted to top, but coming in at number one in an Associated Press investigation, San Francisco International Airport had 37 perimeter breaches in the past decade.
San Francisco International Airport Tops Nation In Perimeter Breaches, Mineta San Jose 5thWhile the security problems at Mineta San Jose International Airport made worldwide headlines, an investigation by The Associated Press set to be released Sunday discovered San Francisco has had the most breaches in the past decade.
Uber Database Breach Leaks 50,000 Drivers' Names, License NumbersUber says a database containing the names and drivers' license numbers of 50,000 of its drivers was breached in May.
UC Berkeley Servers Hacked, Compromising Personal Data Of 1,600 PeopleUC Berkeley officials say that about 1,600 people may have had their Social Security or credit card numbers stolen by hackers who infiltrated campus servers and databases.
California’s Attorney General Warns Personal Data Hacks Affected 18.5 Million Statewide Last YearThe number of Californians whose personal data was hacked last year jumped six-fold to 18.5 million accounts. That assessment comes from California Attorney General Kamala Harris in a new report on data breaches.
Russian Hackers Steal 1.2 Billion Internet PasswordsRussian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of Internet heists affecting 420,000 websites, according to a report published Tuesday.
Army Breaches Levee To Flood Military Land, Returning It To San Francisco BayThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Friday will intentionally breach a levee to flood 648 acres of military land from Hamilton Army Airfield with water from the San Fr
Stanford Teachers, Students Told To Change Passwords After Security BreachStanford University was advising students and other users of its computer system to change their passwords after the school discovered a security breach of its information technology infrastructure.
Stanford Medical Records Appear Online In Information BreachThe names and medical information of some patients seen at Stanford Hospital and Clinics were posted to a website by an outside vendor’s sub-contractor, a hospital spokesman said Thursday.