List of data breaches and cyber attacks in August 2019 – 114.6 million records leaked

Cyber attacks New Orleans school becomes latest cyber attack victim in Louisiana ‘crisis’(unknown StockX admits that it was hacked after initially denying rumours (6.8 million) Murfreesboro, TX, says its water department payment portal was ‘hacked by Iranian hackers’ (unknown) Hackers access personal details of DeKalb, Georgia, students after exploiting web platform vulnerability (unknown) Custom t-shirt and merch company Read more…

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in July 2019 – 2.3 billion records leaked

Cyber attacks Tennessee-based hospice notifies patients and next of kin of cyber attack(unknown) ‘Silence’ hackers steal more than $3 million from banks in Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Kyrgyzstan (unknown) Hackers steal names and Social Security numbers from Maryland Department of Labour (78,000) Croatian government targeted by mysterious hackers (unknown) Philadelphia Federal Credit Union confirms security breach (unknown) State-sponsored hackers Read more…

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in June 2019 ­– 39.7 million records leaked

Cyber attacks Security breach costs Ripple cryptocurrency holders 23 million XRP (12) The EU’s embassy in Moscow was hacked but the EU kept it a secret (unknown) Arizona-based Kingman Regional Medical Center says cyber attack could be responsible for its website shutting down (unknown) US Customs says border-crossers have had their photos stolen (unknown) Nova Scotia Health Authority caught Read more…

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in April 2019 – 1.34 billion records leaked

Cyber attacks Criminal accesses personal data of faculty staff and students at Georgia Tech(1.3 million) Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation’s website hacked hours after recovering from previous attack (unknown) Australian Signals Directorate confirms data was stolen in parliament IT breach(unknown) Massachusetts hospital caught in phishing scam (12,000) Hacker breached Minnesota state agency email (11,000) South Carolina’s Palmetto Read more…

List of data breaches and cyber attack in March 2019 – 2.1 billion records leaked

Cyber attacks All-in-one widget ShareThis discloses data theft (617 million) Aurora, OH, school district’s finances ‘compromised’ in cyber attack (unknown) Chinese hackers target universities in pursuit of maritime military secrets(unknown) Hackers break into college admissions databases, try to sell applicants their files(unknown) Software company Citrix says hackers accessed its internal network (unknown) California-based Carmel Unified School District warns Read more…

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in February 2019 – 692,853,046 records leaked

Cyber attack and ransomware Payroll Provider Gives Extortionists a Payday Malware locks up 15,000 medical files at Cabrini Hospital, hackers demand ransom Malware breach strikes Chester County computers CHI Health officials say virus introduced to health system’s network by third-party vendor’s infected device School District computer system; most data recovered, superintendent says Hackers Wipe VFEmail Read more…

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in January 2019 – 1,769,185,063 records leaked

Cyber attacks & ransomware ‘Worst’ Ransomware Attack Hits Salisbury Police Department in Maryland Virus affecting IT system at Health Sciences North impacting health care across the region Del Rio City Hall Forced to Use Paper After Ransomware Attack Ransomware hits K-12 district in Connecticut Bobby Yee, D.P.M notified 24,000 patients after ransomware attack RMOW says Read more…