Phishing Attacks Steal W-2 Info from Milwaukee Bucks, Saint Agnes Medical Center, Rockhurst University
Thousands of employees' tax information may have been stolen.
The potentially exposed data includes names, addresses, Social Security numbers, birthdates, treatment information and health insurance information.
ESET has made a free decryption tool available to those affected.
The stolen database holds 167 million records, of which 117 million include email addresses and passwords.
And 72 percent now share less personal information with companies than they used to, a recent survey found.
The attack is 'part of a wider and highly adaptive campaign targeting banks,' according to SWIFT.
And 45 percent were breached five or more times in the same period of time, a recent survey found.
The exposed data ranges from employee tax information to customer credit card data.
'[O]ur target is the Global Banking Cartel,' the hackers stated.
Just 12 percent think they're less secure, a recent survey found.
The system used to monitor fuel rods at the nuclear plant was infected with several viruses, and the utility was hit by a ransomware attack.
A wide range of data, from login credentials to employee payroll information, was exposed.
And 90 percent of IT professionals believe the influx of IoT devices creates security and privacy issues in the workplace, recent surveys have found.
And 65 percent of companies expect to suffer a breach due to compromised credentials int the future, a recent survey found.
Sixty-two percent ban their mobile workers from using free Wi-Fi hotspots, a recent survey found.
The data exposed includes names, addresses, birthdates, insurance information and Social Security numbers.
And 39 percent haven't been informed of the risks of downloading cloud apps without IT's knowledge, a recent survey found.
Dozens of city employees' personal information was used to file fraudulent tax returns.
U.S. retailers are in no hurry to transition to EMV, surveys find. What is holding them back?
The malware has already been used to steal $4 million from banks in the U.S. and Canada.
A former employee mistakenly downloaded 44,000 customers' personal information.
A wide variety of personally identifiable information was accessed in both cases.
Losses from such scams exceeded $2.3 billion between October 2013 and February 2016.
And 36 percent are only updated on a need-to-know basis, a recent survey found.
A recent American Bar Association survey found that one in four law firms with at least 100 attorneys have experienced a breach.
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