Business Sector

Swiss info security body warns of ransomware attacks against businesses

Maria Nikolova reports: Switzerland’s Reporting and Analysis Centre for Information Assurance (MELANI) today issued a warning regarding a high number of ransomware attacks against Swiss businesses over the past weeks. In recent weeks, MELANI / GovCERT has dealt with more than a dozen ransomware cases in which unknown perpetrators encrypted the systems of Swiss SMEs...

WV: Charleston Lube Partners, LLC Provides Notice of a Payment Card Security Event

Via PR Newswire: Charleston Lube Partners, LLC, the independent owner and operator of Quaker Steak & Lube®, Charleston, West Virginia (“restaurant”), provides notice of an event that may affect the security of payment card information used by certain customers at this restaurant between February 14, 2019 and August 19, 2019. What Happened?  Charleston Lube Partners, LLC utilizes a point...

Relation Insurance Discloses Data Security Incident

The following is part of Relation Insurance’s disclosure notice, published February 13 on their site: What Happened?  Relation Insurance Inc. (“Relation”) provides insurance brokerage services working with certain insurance providers, and we are issuing notice of a recent event that may impact the privacy of certain personal information.  To date, Relation has not received...