Tag Archives: data

Wawa data breach: Convenience chain facing lawsuits over security incident at all of its stores

One Wawa data breach lawsuit claims the convenience store chain had a “cavalier approach” and “inadequate” data security measures. Financial, Economic and Money News – USATODAY.com

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Not so IDLE hands: FBI program offers companies data protection via deception

Enlarge / The FBI’s IDLE program uses “obfuscated” data to hide real data from hackers and insider threats, making data theft harder and giving security teams a tool to spot illicit access. (credit: Getty Images) The Federal Bureau of Investigations is in many ways on the front lines of the fight against both cybercrime and cyber-espionage in the US. These ...

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Reselling your personal data pays off for Spokeo. Here’s how you can opt-out

Spokeo uses less heated language than rivals to encourage people to pay to see real estate histories, phone numbers and court records. Financial, Economic and Money News – USATODAY.com

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Marriott: Hackers accessed more than 5 million passport numbers during November’s massive data breach

The attack resulted in an additional 20.3 million encrypted passport numbers being swiped, but there is no evidence that the hackers were able to decrypt the data, the company said. Innovations

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A hit-and-run scooter crash nearly killed him. Now he’s fighting for the data that could reveal the rider’s identity.

A Chicago cyclist was injured by an electric scooter rider who fled the scene. Now he’s gone to court to get the city’s scooter companies to turn over personal information about their riders and their history. Innovations

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PR: Plan Flash – Decentralized Data Processing

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Data processing is indispensable everywhere and all the time in modern life. The daily services we use every day, such as face recognition, ...

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Would Blockchain Better Protect User Data Than FaceApp? Experts Answer

Security and data privacy experts from different fields comment on the concerns about FaceApp: Could a blockchain-based DApp alleviate privacy violations? Cointelegraph.com News

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Crypto Mining Group BitFury to Investigate Data Analysis with AI

The cryptocurrency mining and chip development firm BitFury has announced plans to set up a new department that will investigate the benefits of ‘big data’ analysis using artificial intelligence (AI). Speaking to newswire Reuters this past Tuesday, BitFury CEO Valery Vavilov referred to big data as ‘the next oil’, highlighting the need for a much greater focus on constructive analysis. ...

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