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Texas Teams Up with FireEye to Tackle Ransomware

This may help some Texas school districts and other public agencies in Texas.  I usually don’t post press releases that promote commercial services, but am making an exception because I like the idea that a state is trying to provide more proactive and defensive support to school districts as well as other state agencies:...

Morgan Stanley Is Sued Over Data Breaches Tied to Missing Equipment

Melanie Waddell reports:  Morgan Stanley is embroiled in a class-action lawsuit over two separate data breaches involving missing equipment that exposed clients’ personal identifiable information — including Social Security and account numbers —  to third parties. The case, brought by a retirement account client and filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New...

Morgan Stanley Hit with Class Lawsuit Over Alleged Data Breaches

Jed Horowitz reports: Former and current Morgan Stanley customers have filed a putative class-action lawsuit alleging negligence and invasion of privacy over the firm’s failure to properly scrub decommissioned hardware of personal information such as social security numbers, account numbers and other personal data. Morgan Stanley earlier this month began notifying brokers and customers that...