Data Breaches This Month - Is Your Data Safe?

Should you be worried about data breaches and cyber attacks? Just take a look at the breaches and attacks that IT have reported this month.

Thankfully none are by housing associations. It’s a big list this month and they don’t think it even scratched the surface. There have been some interesting attacks and revelations this month, including the Imgur DDoS attack and the theft of six million US Government fingerprints. Passwords can be changed but fingerprints can’t.

The list includes:

WHSmith ‘data breach’: Dozens of customers’ private details sent to others via mass emails.

Nearly 80,000 college students affected by data breach.