27th April 2018
TSB has come under criticism for struggling to resolve its mobile and online banking problems, which have prevented customers from accessing their accounts, and has raised issues about data breaches. Customers have been complaining about being unable to pay bills, and issues around bank account security have also emerged. Read More
25th April 2018
U.S. regulators fined Altaba Inc, the company formerly known as Yahoo! Inc, $35 million on Tuesday to settle charges that kept its massive 2014 cyber security breach a secret from investors for more than two years. The Securities and Exchange Commission’s case marks the first time it has gone… Read More
23rd April 2018
AP — ZTE Corp., one of China’s biggest tech companies, said Sunday that it is taking steps to comply with a U.S. technology ban and that it is seeking a solution to the issue it says threatens its survival. The ban on state-owned ZTE was imposed last Monday in… Read More
18th April 2018
The European Commission has outlined new measures aimed at providing law enforcement and judicial authorities with wider access to vital evidence and information in financial crime cases. The rules provide for direct access to bank account information for law enforcement authorities and asset recovery offices, contained in national, centralised registries. Read More
17th April 2018
AP – Washington and London on Monday jointly accused the Russian government of maliciously targeting global internet equipment for political and economic espionage. The two governments said the Russian operations, which allegedly involve planting malware on internet routers and other equipment, could also lay the foundation for future offensive… Read More
11th April 2018
AP — Under fire for the worst privacy debacle in his company’s history, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg batted away often-aggressive questioning Tuesday from lawmakers who accused him of failing to protect the personal information of millions of Americans from Russians intent on upsetting the U.S. election. During some five… Read More
3rd April 2018
AP – 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. The chains’ parent company, Canada-based Hudson’s Bay Co., announced the breach of its store payment systems on Sunday. The… Read More
29th March 2018
Police officers should be prevented from accessing people’s personal mobile phone data without a search warrant, a privacy campaign group has said. At least 26 police forces in England and Wales have begun using new technology to extract data from phones. And Privacy International said there had been no public… Read More
27th March 2018
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has reportedly turned down a request to appear before British lawmakers, amid an ongoing row alleging users personal data was harvested and used in Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. Chairman of the Department for Culture Media and Sport select committee Damian Collins, said Facebook chief product officer… Read More
26th March 2018
Indian PM Narendra Modi’s official mobile application has been criticised for sending personal user data to a third party without their consent. A security researcher had tweeted that the app was sending personal user data to a third-party domain that was traced to a US company. Mr Modi’s ruling Bharatiya… Read More