SINGAPORE'S privacy watchdog has meted out its largest fine of S$750,000 to Integrated Health Information Systems (IHiS) for lapses in securing patient data which resulted in the nation's...

STAFF who fell prey to phishing attacks. Weak administrator passwords. Not applying a patch that could have stopped the hacking. And an IT cyber-security team that could not even recognise a security...

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It is often quipped that it is not a question of if, but when a business will face a data breach.

[SINGAPORE] Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd, which is under fire for the world's biggest airline data breach, said the sophisticated attacks lasted months as it took steps to shield its exposed...

[HONG KONG] Shares of Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd dropped more than 6 per cent on Thursday to a nine-year low after it said data of about 9.4 million passengers of Cathay and its unit, Hong Kong...

WHAT happens to the companies that allow our personal data to be stolen? In most cases, nothing. Sometimes, there is a short-lived flurry of bad publicity, a brief dip in stock prices, a class-action...

[BENGALURU] Cyber attackers stole data from 29 million Facebook accounts using an automated program that moved from one friend to the next, Facebook Inc announced on Friday, as the social media...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Uber agreed Wednesday to pay a US$148 million penalty over a massive 2016 data breach which the company concealed for a year, in the latest effort by the global ridesharing giant to...

SINGHEALTH'S cyber attacker first gained entry into the healthcare group's network as early as August last year by infecting workstations, the four-member Committee of Inquiry (COI) heard...