Facebook Bug Changed Millions Of Privacy Settings To "Public"Facebook said a software bug -- affecting some 14 million -- led some users to post publicly by default regardless of their previous settings.
Data Breach Affects 92M MyHeritage DNA Testing Service UsersData breaches are always problematic, but they can be especially troubling when they happen on platforms with access to supersensitive information -- like your DNA.
Facebook Suspends 200 Apps In Data Misuse InvestigationFacebook has suspended some 200 apps as part of its investigation into whether companies misused personal user data gathered from the social network.
Chili's Says "Data Incident" May Have Exposed Credit Card DataChili's Grill & Bar has informed customers of a "data incident," saying some payment information was compromised at "certain" locations between March and April.
Equifax: Names, Addresses, Driver's Licenses Were All Stolen In BreachAccording to the release, 99 million Americans had their addresses stolen. 20.3 million people had their phone numbers hacked and 17.6 million drivers had their license information taken.
8 Promises From Facebook After Cambridge AnalyticaFacebook has vowed to make a litany of changes in how it collects and uses your data, from banning some external apps to giving users more "control."
Facebook Breach Shows "We Share Too Much And Think Too Little"Facebook's acknowledgment that all 2 billion of its users likely had their information "scraped" without their knowledge or consent should serve as a wake-up call to consumers.
Data Breach Hits Saks Fifth Avenue, Lord & Taylor StoresA data breach at department store chains Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks Off Fifth and Lord & Taylor has compromised the personal information of customers who shopped at the stores.
Under Armour Breach Affects 150 Million MyFitnessPal AccountsThe fitness company that owns the MyFitnessPal nutrition-tracking app says the accounts of some 150 million users were breached last month.
Here's How To Stop Facebook From Sharing Your DataThe Federal Trade Commission is reportedly investigating whether Facebook violated a 2011 agreement to protect its users' privacy.
Equifax Hack Put More Info At Risk Than Consumers KnewEquifax has disclosed to lawmakers that its data breach exposed more of consumers' personal information than the company first made public last year.
Dozens Of North Texas Locations Impacted By Jason's Deli Data BreachJust before Christmas officials with Texas-based Jason's Deli were notified that the company had been the victim of a data breach. Payment processors notified the restaurateur that a "large quantity" of credit/debit card information had appeared for sale on the “dark web.”