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Hackers

Read: WSU Settles Lawsuit Over 2017 Hard Drive Theft for $4.7 Million

WSU Settles Lawsuit Over 2017 Hard Drive Theft for $4.7 Million

Nearly 1.3 million people’s personal information was stolen, including Social Security numbers, when a hard drive was stolen from an off-site storage unit.

Read: Cape Cod Community College Recovers 80% of Stolen Money

Cape Cod Community College Recovers 80% of Stolen Money

The college was attacked by hackers who infiltrated the school’s banking information and were able to make several transactions.

Read: FBI-related Hack Exposes Personal Info of Over 23,000 People

FBI-related Hack Exposes Personal Info of Over 23,000 People

The stolen materials include names, jobs, email addresses, and for some, street addresses, of over 23,000 people, 1,000 of which are in law enforcement.

Read: Georgia Tech Data Breach Exposes Information of 1.3M People

Georgia Tech Data Breach Exposes Information of 1.3M People

The university, which many people believe to be a ‘cybersecurity hub’ with all the work it’s done over the past few years, got hacked last month.

Read: UCLA Health Settles $7.5M Lawsuit Over Data Breach

UCLA Health Settles $7.5M Lawsuit Over Data Breach

The data breach was discovered in 2014 and affected the personal information, including Social Security numbers, of nearly 4.5 million UCLA Health patients.

Read: Hackers Offer College Applicants Chance to Buy Admissions Files

Hackers Offer College Applicants Chance to Buy Admissions Files

Hackers breached the systems of three private U.S. colleges and sent out suspicious emails to applicants asking for a ransom.

Read: Chinese Hackers Target 27 Universities to Acquire Military Technology

Chinese Hackers Target 27 Universities to Acquire Military Technology

Over two dozen universities in the U.S. and around the world have been singled out for access to maritime military research.

Read: Community Health System to Pay $4.5M in HIPAA Breach Lawsuit

Community Health System to Pay $4.5M in HIPAA Breach Lawsuit

Community Health System agreed to the settlement following a data breach in 2014 that compromised millions of patient’s information.

Read: Hackers Are Selling Patient Data for as Little as $1 on Dark Web

Hackers Are Selling Patient Data for as Little as $1 on Dark Web

On the dark web, Social Security numbers are sold for approximately $1 while credit card information is priced at about $110.

Read: Hacker Gets 10 Years for DDoS Attack on Children’s Hospitals

Hacker Gets 10 Years for DDoS Attack on Children’s Hospitals

Martin Gottesfeld hacked into the Boston Children’s Hospital IT system in protest of the treatment of a patient, Justina Pelletier.

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