How AI is Transforming Data Governance in Today’s World

Security Affairs

How AI is Transforming Data Governance? Consumers are becoming more aware of their rights, making data governance more relevant across organizations. Data governance is a set of standards, metrics, and processes that allow organizations to responsibly use consumer data.

How Criminals Are Weaponizing Leaked Ransomware Data

Data Breach Today

Accenture's Robert Boyce Advises Firms to Update Monitoring and Approval Processes Accenture analyzed the top 20 most active ransomware leak sites to see how threat actors are posting sensitive corporate information and making the data easy to search and exploit.

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Digital Bank Revolut Confirms Customer Data Breach

Data Breach Today

Names, Addresses, Emails and Telephone Numbers Exposed But Money Is Safe Customers of app-based bank Revolut should be on guard for phishing attempts after a data breach exposed personal details such as names, emails and telephone numbers.

Too Much Remains Unknown About Data Breaches

Data Breach Today

Attempts to Accurately Track Breaches and Ransomware Hampered by Scarce Details Ransomware attacks and data breaches: One thing both have in common is the challenge of attempting to accurately understand their true scale and impact.

Gartner Report - Introducing DataOps Into Your Data Management Discipline

Data teams are increasingly under pressure to deliver data to support a range of consumers and use cases. DataOps techniques can address the data delivery challenges through a more agile and collaborative approach to building and managing data pipelines.

Report: Organ Transplant Data Security Needs Strengthening

Data Breach Today

United Network of Organ Sharing Security and IT Management Under Scrutiny The national network for connecting medical centers with donated human organs faces doubts about its ability to secure data amid concerns about its IT infrastructure.

Breached Data Indexer ‘Data Viper’ Hacked

Krebs on Security

Data Viper , a security startup that provides access to some 15 billion usernames, passwords and other information exposed in more than 8,000 website breaches, has itself been hacked and its user database posted online. An online post by the attackers who broke into Data Viper.

Australian Telco Optus Warns of 'Significant' Data Breach

Data Breach Today

Current and Former Customers' Contact Details Exposed, But No Financial Information Australian telecommunications giant Optus is warning that current and former customers' personal details were exposed, including some driver's license and passport details, but no passwords or financial details, after it suffered a major data breach.

Russian Streaming Platform Start Suffers Data Breach

Data Breach Today

44 Million Users Possibly Affected; Data Appears on Underground Forums The Russian digital streaming platform Start acknowledged a data breach but downplayed its severity and said the vulnerability has been fixed.

How to stay ahead of ever-evolving data privacy regulations

IBM Big Data Hub

Enterprises are dealing with a barrage of upcoming regulations concerning data privacy and data protection, not only at the state and federal level in the US, but also in a dizzying number of jurisdictions around the world. Operationalize data privacy through automation.

The Unexpected Cost of Data Copies

This paper will discuss why organizations frequently end up with multiple data copies and how a secure "no-copy" data strategy enabled by the Dremio data lake service can help reduce complexity, boost efficiency, and dramatically reduce costs.

Data Analytics: 3 Critical Questions

Data Breach Today

EY's Maryam Hussain on Launching a Successful Project Launching a successful data analytics project requires asking three critical questions, says Maryam Hussain, partner, forensic and integrity services at Ernst & Young in the U.K.

Hacker Steals Source Code, Proprietary Data from LastPass

Data Breach Today

The attacker does not appear to have gained access to customer data or encrypted password vaults

Addressing Security Risks of Mounting Legacy Health Data

Data Breach Today

In many healthcare entities, the amount of data that is being generated and retained continues to grow - and that mounting trove of legacy data is often never disposed, expanding the surface for cyberattacks and other compromises, says Matthew Bernstein of consulting firm Bernstein Data

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Okta Customer Data Exposed via Phishing Attack on Twilio

Data Breach Today

Twilio: Attackers Accessed Data for 163 Customers; Signal Also Affected Identity and access management giant Okta says some customer data was exposed by the "relentless phishing campaign" that breached Twilio, which it uses to provide some SMS services.

12 Considerations When Evaluating Data Lake Engine Vendors for Analytics and BI

Businesses today compete on their ability to turn big data into essential business insights. Modern enterprises leverage cloud data lakes as the platform used to store data. 57% of the enterprises currently using a data lake cite improved business agility as a benefit.

When Efforts to Contain a Data Breach Backfire

Krebs on Security

The missive alleged that an auction on the site for data stolen from 10 million customers of Mexico’s second-largest bank was fake news and harming the bank’s reputation. That same month, they also sold data on 1.4 A Little Sunshine Data Breaches Web Fraud 2.0

Elevate AI Development by Applying MLOps Principles

DXC

Creating new services that learn from data and can scale across the enterprise involves three domains: software development, machine learning (ML) and, of course, data. Analytics AI artificial intelligence Data Science machine-learning MLOps

Hospital Cyberattack Compromises Data From Decades Ago

Data Breach Today

Ontario Entity Says Patient, Employee Information Affected A cyberattack detected in December at a Canadian healthcare entity has compromised a wide range of data, including some patient information dating back to 1996, as well as employee vaccination records from last year.

Solving the Data Vulnerability Problem

Data Breach Today

Janine Darling of Stash Secure Data on Filling Gaps in Current Solutions 5G technology is only one of the current manifestations that reminds us: Globally, are sensitive data is beyond vulnerable.

Ultimate Guide to the Cloud Data Lake Engine

This guide describes how to evaluate cloud data lake engine offerings based on their ability to deliver on their promise of improving performance, data accessibility, and operational efficiency as compared with earlier methods of querying the data lake.

How the FTC Is Sharpening Its Health Data Privacy Focus

Data Breach Today

Who's Disrupting Ransomware Groups' Stolen Data Leak Sites?

Data Breach Today

Major Drama in the Online Underworld Who's been disrupting ransomware operations' data leak sites by targeting them with distributed denial-of-service attacks?

TikTok denies data breach following leak of user data

Security Affairs

Threat actors published a sample of data allegedly stolen from TikTok, but the company denies it was breached. The hacking collective AgainstTheWest recently published a post on Breach Forums message board claiming to have hacked TikTok and stolen source code and user data.

India Government Withdraws Data Protection Bill

Data Breach Today

Unexpected Revocation Comes After Years of Tech Industry Criticism The government of India withdrew a long-anticipated personal data protection bill from Parliament.

ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

Putting Cyberthreat Intelligence Data Into Action

Data Breach Today

How can CISOs put the cyberthreat intelligence data they receive into practice? Kunal Sehgal, former director of global cyber resilience at Standard Chartered Bank, discusses how different industries use cyberthreat intelligence and explains misconceptions about sharing information

Twitter Fined $150M for Misusing Private Data to Sell Ads

Data Breach Today

Firm Deceptively Used Account Security Data of 140 Million Users A $150 million penalty has been slapped on Twitter for deceptively using account security data of millions of users for targeted advertising, the U.S.

Anonymous Leaks Epik Data - Again

Data Breach Today

Part 2 of 'Operation Epik Fail' Leaks 300GB of Data, Researcher Says Hacktivist collective Anonymous has, for the second time this month, leaked data belonging to Washington-based domain name registrar and web hosting service Epik.

Uber Admits Covering Up 2016 Data Breach, Avoids Prosecution

Data Breach Today

Hackers Stole Sensitive Data for 57 Million Uber Passengers and Drivers Ride-sharing service Uber has reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice to resolve a criminal investigation into its massive 2016 data breach.

TCO Considerations of Using a Cloud Data Warehouse for BI and Analytics

Enterprises poured $73 billion into data management software in 2020 – but are seeing very little return on their data investments. 22% of data leaders surveyed have fully realized ROI in the past two years, with 56% having no consistent way of measuring it.

Big Health Data: Top Privacy, Security Considerations

Data Breach Today

Many healthcare sector entities are undertaking projects involving the collection, analysis and sharing of large volumes of health data. But along with those efforts come critical privacy and security concerns, says attorney Iliana Peters of Polsinelli

FTC Sues Firm That Collects, Sells Sensitive Location Data

Data Breach Today

Federal Trade Commission filed a lawsuit against Idaho-based data broker Kochava Inc., alleging the company collects and sells sensitive geolocation data, including information about visits to reproductive health clinics.

Data Breaches Tied to Ransomware: Look Harder

Data Breach Today

Australia Regulator Says Such Breaches Are Likely Underreported Australia's data regulator says organizations hit by ransomware may be underreporting data breaches because they haven't thoroughly figured out if data was taken.

LockBit Publishes Stolen Data as Hospital Rejects Extortion

Data Breach Today

French Government Vows Resistance, Stepped-Up Cybersecurity Funding Ransomware hackers made good on a threat to publish patient and staff data stolen from a French hospital after administrators said they refused on principal to pay out.

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Data Value Scorecard Report

This report examines the quantitative research of data leaders on data value and return on investment.

Data fabric marketplace: The heart of data economy

IBM Big Data Hub

Modern-day enterprises face a similar situation regarding data assets. On one side there is a need for data. Businesses ask: “Do we have this kind of data in the enterprise?” “How How do we get that data?” “Can Can I trust that data?”

Saudi Aramco Says Supplier Leaked Company Data

Data Breach Today

Cybercriminals Reportedly Demanding $50 Million Payment From Oil Giant Saudi Aramco, one of the world's largest oil and natural gas firms, has confirmed that company data was leaked after one of its suppliers was breached.

Leveraging Interindustry Data to Discover Mule Accounts

Data Breach Today

How can you leverage artificial intelligence and make sense of data from different industries to determine whether a customer is creditworthy or whether an account is a mule account? Guy Sheppard, general manager of financial services at Aboitiz Data Innovation, discusses a case study

Massive Data Breach at Uber

Schneier on Security

Uncategorized cyberattack data breaches hacking phishing social engineering Uber

Top Considerations for Building an Open Cloud Data Lake

In this paper, we explore the top considerations for building a cloud data lake including architectural principles, when to use cloud data lake engines and how to empower non-technical users.