Data loss

US Presidential Race makes the security headlines

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Stop using WEP encryption!

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Who needs to steal data, when you can buy it on eBay?

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Military personnel data disappears into the wild blue yonder

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Freddi the Facebook frog wins another award

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Alleged Maserati hacker accused of trying to extort cash

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Second man pleads guilty in huge data breach case

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FBI searches apartment of suspected Sarah Palin hacker

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Video: Paris Hilton & Sarah Palin – what’s the connection?

If it can happen to Sarah Palin it could – if we’re not careful – potentially happen to you, me, or even celebrities like Paris Hilton…


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Sarah Palin’s Yahoo email account is hacked

Hackers claim to have broken into Sarah Palin’s Yahoo account and posted examples of her emails, addresses of her contacts, and family photos on Wikileaks.


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Fashion victim: Almost 100,000 payment cards stolen

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Lost memory stick contained confidential patient records

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Police force raids house in search of lost memory stick

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Lost USB drive leads to lost contract

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Troop secrets on lost USB stick found on nightclub floor

In July I blogged about how the British Ministry of Defence has lost over 120 USB flash drives since 2004. A tabloid newspaper has now revealed the latest careless incident involving a USB stick, in this case the portable drive outlined a military training exercise for 70 soldiers.

Details of locations, travel and accommodation for the troops from the 3rd Battalion, Yorkshire Regiment, were included on the device which was found on the floor of a nightclub in Newquay, Cornwall. A clubber found the memory stick and passed it on to the national press.


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Fake Graham Cluley tries to steal Sophos staff data

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