Tag: Data Breach

E-payment & Security, Technology

PayPal Sued for Negligence over December Data Breach, Invests in Cybersecurity Firm

March 7, 2023

Via: EcommerceBytes

Two PayPal customers sued the company for negligence over a December data breach that the company reported in January. The plaintiffs allege that PayPal failed to comply with FTC guidelines and failed to comply with industry standards and are seeking […]

E-payment & Security, Technology

PayPal confirms data breach

January 20, 2023

Via: Payments Dive

Credential stuffing is a persistent threat. The form of attack exploits valid credentials stolen during a breach or purchased on the dark web, often in bulk. The damage from credential stuffing can multiply and flow downstream because many individuals reuse […]

E-payment & Security, Technology

Google’s new Chrome Extension automatically checks your passwords are still secure

February 5, 2019

Via: The Verge

A new Chrome Extension from Google called Password Checkup will automatically check whether your passwords have been exposed in a data breach. Once installed, the extension checks any login details you use — Google says “most” US sites are supported […]

E-payment & Security, Technology

Here’s How Your Favorite Services Will Be Hacked in 2018

December 13, 2017


Uber is not alone in its reliance on Amazon Web Services, but it may be a bellwether, since the digital solution du jour may have led directly to the catastrophic data breach the embattled taxi-killer deigned to disclose. It is […]

E-payment & Security

About 15M T-Mobile users affected by Experian data breach

October 2, 2015

Via: itCurated

According to Experian, T-Mobile customer data logged between Sept. 1, 2013 through Sept. 16, 2015 was taken in the security breach. The attackers came away with names, dates of birth, addresses and forms of identification like Social Security numbers and […]