Hospital chain attack part of ongoing cybersecurity concerns

CHICAGO (AP) — Diverted ambulances. Cancer treatment delayed. Electronic health records offline. These are just some of ripple effects of an apparent cyberattack on a major nonprofit health system...

Australia proposes changes to its consumer privacy rules post the Optus hack, enabling telcos to share IDs with...

SYDNEY, Oct 6 - Australia on Thursday proposed an overhaul of consumer privacy rules that will help facilitate targeted data sharing between telecommunication firms and banks following a massive...

Australian regulator, govt team up over data sharing after Optus breach

- Australian prudential regulator said on Thursday it will collaborate with the government and other regulatory bodies for "controlled process" of data sharing between its regulated entities and...

Australia unveils privacy rule changes after Optus data breach

SYDNEY - Australia on Thursday proposed an overhaul of consumer privacy rules that will help facilitate targeted data sharing between telecommunication firms and banks following a massive data...

Australia updates law to protect data after Optus hack

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government announced changes Thursday to its telecommunications law to protect vulnerable customers after personal details were stolen in a major...

Fast Company brings its site back online after eight days offline, saying a cyberattack hit its CMS and “no customer...

Eight days. That’s how long FastCompany.com was offline after we were targeted in a cyberattack, first on the afternoon of Sunday, September 25, and again on the evening of Tuesday, September 27....

Fast Company is back online

Eight days. That’s how long FastCompany.com was offline after we were targeted in a cyberattack, first on the afternoon of Sunday, September 25, and again on the evening of Tuesday, September 27....

Hospital chain says 'IT security issue' disrupts operations

CHICAGO (AP) — A major nonprofit health system with 140 hospitals in 21 states, CommonSpirit Health, is reporting an “IT security issue” that has disrupted operations in multiple states.A company...

What happened in the Los Angeles Unified School District cyberattack?

The Los Angeles Unified School District — the second-largest district in the United States — fell victim to a cyberattack in early September. On Saturday, after LAUSD Superintendent Alberto...

Australia's Telstra hit by data breach, two weeks after attack on Optus

By Byron Kaye and Renju Jose SYDNEY - Australia's largest telecoms firm Telstra (OTC:TLSYY) Corp Ltd said on Tuesday it had suffered what it called a small data breach, a disclosure that comes...

Australia's Telstra hit by data breach, two weeks after attack on Optus

Australia's largest telecoms firm Telstra Corp Ltd said on Tuesday it had suffered what it called a small data breach, a disclosure that comes two weeks after its main rival Optus was left reeling...

‘No evidence of widespread impact,’ LAUSD says of data released by hackers

Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent Alberto Carvalho downplayed the severity of last month’s cyberattack and subsequent data leak of district information during a Monday news c…

Hackers leak 500GB trove of data stolen during LAUSD ransomware attack

Hackers have released a cache of data stolen during a cyberattack against the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) in what appears to be the biggest education breach in recent years. Vice...

The Vice Society Ransomware gang publishes data allegedly from the Los Angeles Unified School District, after the...

The Vice Society Ransomware gang published data and documents Sunday morning that were stolen from the Los Angeles Unified School District during a cyberattack earlier this month. LAUSD...

Ferrari says internal documents online, but no evidence of cyber attack

Ferrari said on Monday some internal documents had been posted online and the luxury sports carmaker was working to identify how this had happened.

Singapore Company Engages Lawyers After Major Cyber Attack at Australia Unit

Singapore Company Engages Lawyers After Major Cyber Attack at Australia Unit  Bloomberg

LAUSD hack: Criminal group releases sensitive data after district refuses to pay ransom

Hackers have released data stolen in a cyberattack against the Los Angeles Unified School District, Superintendent Alberto Carvalho confirmed.

Australia's Optus says 'deeply sorry' for cyberattack

MELBOURNE - Australia's second-largest telcoms firm Optus, owned by Singapore Telecommunications, on Saturday ran a full-page apology in major newspapers for a "devastating" cyberattack 10 days...

Hack puts Latin American security agencies on edge

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A massive trove of emails from Mexico’s Defense Department is among electronic communications taken by a group of hackers from military and police agencies across several Latin...

Australia flags tough new data protection laws this year

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia could have tough new data protection laws in place this year in an urgent response to a cyberattack on a telecommunications company that stole the personal...

Hacker Behind Optus Breach Releases 10,200 Customer Records in Extortion Scheme

The Australian Federal Police says it's working to gather "crucial evidence" The development comes after Optus, Australia's second-largest wireless carrier, disclosed on September 22, 2022, that...

Hacker Behind Optus Breach Releases 10,200 Customer Records in Extortion Scheme

The Australian Federal Police says it's working to gather "crucial evidence" The development comes after Optus, Australia's second-largest wireless carrier, disclosed on September 22, 2022, that...

Ransom Demand Probed After Cyber Attack, Australia's Optus Says

Ransom Demand Probed After Cyber Attack, Australia's Optus Says  Bloomberg

Australia flags privacy overhaul after huge cyber attack on Optus

Australia plans to toughen privacy rules to force companies to notify banks faster. Move comes after hackers targeted the country's second-largest telecoms firm. Optus said last week that home...

Cyberattack on InterContinental Hotels Disrupts Business at Franchisees

The hack on the hotel group highlights the potential ripple effects for franchisees, customers and supply chains.

UK police arrest and charge a 17-year-old with computer misuse and breaches of bail, believed to be related to the...

The City of London police announced on Twitter today the arrest of a British 17-year-old teen suspected of being involved in recent cyberattacks. In a short tweet shared by law enforcement, the...

Australia mulls tougher cybersecurity laws after data breach

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government said on Monday it is considering tougher cybersecurity rules for telecommunications companies after Optus, the nation’s second-largest wireless...

Australia flags privacy overhaul after huge cyber attack on Optus

Australia plans to toughen privacy rules to force companies to notify banks faster. Move comes after hackers targeted the country's second-largest telecoms firm. Optus said last week that home...

Australian telco Optus, which has suffered a massive cyberattack, has repeatedly opposed changes to privacy laws to...

Optus has repeatedly opposed a proposed change to privacy laws that would give customers the right to request their data be destroyed, with the telco arguing there were “significant hurdles” to...

Australian telecom Optus suffers a cyberattack, potentially giving the hacker access to data on up to 9.8M...

SYDNEY—A cyberattack on one of Australia’s largest telecoms companies could have accessed the personal information of as many as 9.8 million customers, in what one lawmaker called the most...

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