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Quora discloses mega breach impacting 100 million users

Quora, one of the largest question-and-answer portals on the Internet, said today that hackers gained access to its servers and stole information on approximately 100 million of its users, which represents almost half of the site’s total userbase. The company disclosed the breach today but said it discovered the hack ...

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Marriott sued hours after announcing data breach

Hours after announcing a data breach on Friday, two Oregon men sued international hotel chain Marriott for exposing their data. Their lawsuit was followed hours later by another one filed in the state of Maryland. Both lawsuits are seeking class-action status. While plaintiffs in the Maryland lawsuit didn’t specify the ...

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Cyberwar and the future of cybersecurity (free PDF download)

ipopba, Getty Images/iStockphoto special feature Cyberwar and the Future of Cybersecurity Today’s security threats have expanded in scope and seriousness. There can now be millions — or even billions — of dollars at risk when information security isn’t handled properly. Read More As cybersecurity redefines the international conflicts of the ...

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