UIDAI denies security breach of Aadhaar data in registry attack

UIDAI reiterated that its existing security controls and protocols are robust and capable of countering any such attempts or malicious designs of data breach or hacking. The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has said there has been no … Full story

Every single Yahoo account was impacted by 2013 security breach

As it turns out, the impact of a data theft incident that hit Yahoo back in 2013 was much more widespread than initially imagined. When Yahoo first disclosed details of the hack last year, the iconic website — which is now owned by Verizon — said that … Full story

Former Equifax CEO Testifies About Security Breach

Richard Smith, the former CEO of Equifax, apologized for the massive data security breach which he blamed on human and technical errors. CBS2’s Mary Calvi reports. Full story

UAE court jails Iranian, 5 others for security breach

(MENAFN – Khaleej Times) The State Security Court of the UAE Federal Supreme Court has rejected, during Monday’s session that was presided over by Judge Mohammed Al Jarrah Al Tunaiji, six separate appeals by six individuals who were convicted of various … Full story

Yahoo says all 3 billion user accounts were impacted by 2013 security breach

Yahoo today announced that the huge data breach in August 2013 affected every user on its service — that’s all three billion user accounts and up from the initial one billion figure Yahoo initially reported. Since disclosing the hack, Yahoo continued … Full story

2013 Yahoo Security Breach Worse Than Previously Thought

Web service provider Yahoo infamously had a massive security breach in 2013. Today they have sent out a notice disclosing a higher number of accounts than previously thought. The original estimate puts the number at one billion user accounts. This … Full story

Yahoo says 2013 security breach affected all 3 billion of its accounts

SAN FRANCISCO — Yahoo says that a 2013 breach affected all 3 billion of its accounts, tripling the number originally reported. This is a developing story; check back for updates and get the PIX11 News app to stay informed all day. Full story

Yahoo now says all 3 billion of its accounts affected by security breach

Yahoo revealed Tuesday that a massive cyberattack it suffered in 2013 was much more widespread than it previously said, according to regulatory filings. The web portal now says all 3 billion Yahoo accounts were compromised in the breach. The company … Full story

Equifax security breach worsens as investigations continue

In part of the ongoing investigation into the Equifax security breach, private security firm Mandiant has finished its first round of forensic data collection and analysis. New findings show that an additional 2.5 million US consumers have likely had their … Full story

Yahoo’s 2013 security breach affected all 3B accounts

Yahoo’s 2013 data breach was far worse than what was earlier made to believe. In a shocking revelation, Yahoo, now part of Verizon Communications, said on Tuesday that an investigation showed all 3 billion of its user accounts were affected in a 2013 … Full story