Information Breach Reported By Hillsborough County

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Feb 182017
 

Sherri Lonon reports: Hillsborough County Aging Services has notified about 650 clients about a possible breach of protected health information that occurred in 2011. The potential breach was brought to the county’s attention in December 2016 by a former employee. […]

Reused passwords behind Groupon fraud attack

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Dec 222016
 

Nicole Kobie reports: Groupon has denied it’s been hacked following reports that users’ accounts are being abused to buy expensive holidays. Users of the discount site have reported hundreds of pounds missing from bank accounts, with one saying their account was used […]