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36 Bn records exposed in 2020's data breaches: twice as 2019 but half of violations reported [45.2.2]

36 Bn records exposed in 2020's data breaches: twice as 2019 but half of violations reported [45.2.2]
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According to a report by “Risk Based Security”, a consultancy, the number of records exposed in 2020 had risen to 36 billion worldwide. The report examines data breach events reported between January 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020.

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FBI: Hackers stole government & corporations source code via SonarQube instances [44.3.2]

FBI: Hackers stole government & corporations source code via SonarQube instances [44.3.2]
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A flash alert issued by the FBI (on October 14th) advised that hackers were stealing data from US government agencies and organizations via unsecured SonarQube instances.

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Swedish authorities, Banks hit by a data leak at a physical security company [44.3.5]

Swedish authorities, Banks hit by a data leak at a physical security company [44.3.5]
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Swedish media reported that details of the floor plans of Swedish authorities' bank vaults, alarm systems and physical security arrangements were leaked online after the hack of Gunnebo, a security services company.

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Can data of over 186 Mn U.S. voters found on Darknet be saved by AI? [44.2.4]

Can data of over 186 Mn U.S. voters found on Darknet be saved by AI? [44.2.4]
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While security experts found a huge database with detailed information on American voters and consumers, researchers have found help from neural networks for passwords robustness.

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Connected data stores elevate the requirements for data security and governance platforms [44.1.2]

Connected data stores elevate the requirements for data security and governance platforms [44.1.2]
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Frank Dickson, Vice President of Program Security and Trust at analyst firm IDC, shows how connected data stores are raising the requirements for data security platforms.

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