Commentaries and Analyses

A misconfigured AWS bucket exposed personal and counseling logs of almost 300,000 Indian employees

On July 17, this site reported on a leak by a vendor, Medico, Inc., that exposed 300,000 patients’ insurance billing-related records. Today, we report on another leak – this one by another vendor – that also exposed about 300,000 records. As part of their benefits offerings, companies often offer services to their employees to...

Hellenic Data Protection Authority fines Price Waterhouse Coopers 150K for employees’ data breach

The Hellenic Data Protection Authority imposed a 150,000 euros fine on Price Waterhouse Coopers Business SA (PWC BS) for the illegal processing of personal data of its employees, was reported on Tuesday, as per the general regulation for data protection.  Read more on  A copy of the full decision (in English) appears below: