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Wikipedia, list of data breaches

This is a list of data breaches, using data compiled from various sources, including press reports, government news releases, and mainstream news articles.

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Lancaster University students' data stolen by cyber-thieves

The personal data of students and applicants has been stolen in a phishing attack at Lancaster University.

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Credit score agency Equifax has agreed to pay up to $700m (??561m) as part of a settlement with a US regulator following a data breach in 2017.

The Federal Trade Commission had alleged the Atlanta-based firm failed to take reasonable steps to secure its network.

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UK cyber-crime victims lose ??190,000 a day

More than ??190,000 a day is lost in the UK by victims of cyber-crime, police statistics show.

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ICO info about identity fraud

The UK's independent authority set up to uphold information rights.

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MET policy Identity fraud advice

MET policy Identity fraud advice

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Protective registration with anti-fraud organisation Cifas

If you are worried about identity theft you could also opt for protective registration with anti-fraud organisation Cifas

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Airport email scam thwarted by UK's cyber-defender NCSC

Airport email scam thwarted by UK's cyber-defender NCSC.

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The National Cyber Security Centre

The National Cyber Security Centre

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British Airways breach: How did hackers get in?

British Airways has revealed that hackers managed to breach its website and app

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British Airways faces record ??183m fine for data breach

British Airways faces record ??183m fine for data breach.

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