UK Data Watchdog Fines Facebook Maximum £500,000 for Cambridge Analytica Breach

The Information Commissioner’s Office, the lead agency for data protection in England, has issued the maximum £500,000 fine on Facebook for failing to secure user data from Cambridge Analytica. ICO investigations found that Cambridge Analytica harvested 87 million Facebook users’ personal data to target ads…

Yahoo UK has been fined £250,000 due to data breach in 2014 – Latest Hacking News

The Yahoo UK division has been fined £250,000 ($335,000) by the Information Commissioner’s office due to the data breach that took Yahoo UK has been fined £250,000 due to data breach in 2014 on Latest Hacking News. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Yahoo UK has been fined…

Carphone Warehouse fined over cyber attack

Carphone Warehouse has been fined £400,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) after a data breach in 2015. Hackers gained unauthorised access to the personal data of more than three million customers and 1,000 employees during a cyber-attack. The fine is one of the largest…