Breaches & Alerts
Timely coverage of the latest data breaches and how to respond
What Many Recent Data Breaches Have in Common
What are the common causes of data breaches? Most can be traced to human factors like weak passwords and social engineering attacks.
The Most Notable Breaches That Kicked Off 2023
Here’s a breakdown of the significant security breaches so far in 2023: LastPass, Norton LifeLock, Twitter, Mailchimp, FanDuel, and T-Mobile.
Twitter’s 200 Million-User Email Leak: What to Know and How to Protect Your Info
Here’s what Twitter’s significant security breach means for 200 million users and what you can do if you were affected.
Everything You Should Know About the Social Engineering Attack at Uber
Find out how the Uber breach happened and what you can do to protect your business from a similar hack.
Dashlane Not Affected by the Apache log4j 2 Vulnerability
We can confirm that Dashlane does not have any service or internal code that uses this log4j module. All our SaaS providers and dependencies were either not affected at all or have already patched this exploit.
Recent Wave of Cyberattacks Proves No Industry Immune
When it comes to hacking, industry immunity is a myth, and no government agency is too obscure. Protect your business by setting up a password manager.
Ransomware Attacks on French Hospitals Shows Unrelenting Threat to Healthcare Sector
Ransomware attacks pummeled the healthcare industry last year. 2021 promises more of the same, as a recent rash of attacks on French hospitals has shown.
What Businesses, Employees, & Interns Can Learn From the SolarWinds Hack
U.S. IT firm SolarWinds experienced a software hack in 2020 that is only now being fully uncovered. New reports peg the catalyst of the incident on a weak password created by an intern: solarwinds123.
How the Hack at a Florida Water Treatment Plant Affects All Organizations in the Public Sector
Securing access to critical assets and systems is often much simpler—and much more affordable—than organizations in the public and critical infrastructure sectors may realize. The February hack of a water treatment plant emphasized the challenges that public sector organizations face when it comes to cybersecurity.
Almost 2,000 Accounts Affected in Robinhood Hack, Funds Stolen
What you need to know about the Robinhood hack, which compromised almost 2,000 accounts and led to siphoned customer funds.
Barnes & Noble Hacked Causing Nook Outages and Exposed Customer Info
What you need to know about Barnes & Noble’s hack, which compromised various customer information including names, email addresses, and phone numbers.
Parent Company of New York Sports Club and Other Gyms Impacted by Data Breach
When it comes to improving our health and fitness, there’s nothing like a gym. But as gym-brand parent company Town Sports recently discovered, protecting customer’s personal information takes more than brute strength. Don’t fall victim to a breach like Town Sports. A password manager can help prevent data breaches. Find out more and start a […]