Of Note

Together at Last: Welcome, Lee Johnstone!

I am absolutely delighted to welcome Lee Johnstone as a contributor to DataBreaches.net.  Lee – better known to some of you as @Cyber_War_News on Twitter  – and I have teamed up over the past 8 years or so on a number of projects or analyses. As of today, Lee’s web site, cyberwarnews.info, has been...

Quebec, federal Privacy Commissioners investigate Desjardins breach

From the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, an announcement concerning the alleged rogue insider breach at a financial institution that impacted the personal information of more than 2.9 million of its members, including 2.7 million individual members and 173,000 business members. On July 8, the Commissioner announced: The Commission d’accès à l’information...