Data Privacy And Security Weekly

Compiled by: Richard Sheinis, Esq.

More Than 500000 Zoom Account Credentials Being Sold on Dark Web for Less Than a Penny Each

… acquired were legitimate, per Bleeping Computer. Cyble told the website that hackers were able to obtain Zoom users’ email addresses, passwords, …

Indiana gets $19.5M settlement over Equifax data breach
Indiana Lawyer

Indiana has secured a $19.5 million settlement from Equifax over a 2017 data breach that exposed the Social Security numbers and other private …

Apple was the most imitated brand for phishing attacks in Q1 2020

Phishing is one of the most common attacking methods used by cybercriminals to dupe people into giving up data or money. Hackers often imitate …

Marriott Data Breach 2020: 5.2 Million Guest Records Were Stolen
Security Boulevard

Marriott claims the security breach could have revealed 5.2 million guests ‘personal details. This is the second data breach by Marriott in recent years …

Apple and Google collaborate on COVID-19 contact tracing tech
Express Computer (press release) (blog)

Privacy, transparency, and consent are of utmost importance in this effort, and we look forward to building this functionality in consultation with …

How hospitals are responding to spike in cyberattacks during pandemic
Becker’s Hospital Review

Health systems are telling staff to expect cyberattacks. Falls Church, Va.-based Inova Health System’s Chief Information Security Officer Scott Larsen …

San Francisco International Airport reveals data breach on two websites
Security Boulevard

SFOConnect.com, on the other hand, serves as an employee gateway providing recent airport security news and information on ground transportation …