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Exeon Analytics AG
Grubenstrasse 12
8045 Zürich
Switzerland

 

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Exeon Analytics AG
Hofackerstrasse 14
CH-8032 Zürich
Switzerland
MWST-Nr.: CHE-196.534.272

 

Data Breaches
and Cyber Attacks

More than 20 data breaches are reported every day. Not all are significant, but some are extraordinary. As cyber security experts, we have the mandate to remain up to date with cyber crime, which is why we follow the latest data breaches and cyber attacks closely.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol

$4,2M cyber theft
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The FBI is investigating after computer hackers managed to steal about $4.2 million in funds from a pension system for retired Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers and other state law enforcement officers, state officials said Friday.

XKCD forum

562,000 members affected
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The bulletin board associated with the popular webcomic XKCD, has been taken offline after personal information of more than 562,000 members was exposed online.

Facebook

419 Million accounts have been leaked
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Several unprotected databases were found online containing the phone numbers of Facebook users, as well as in some cases their name, gender and country location.

Providence Health Plan

122,000 customers may be affected by data breach
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The personal information of as many as 122,000 customers of Providence Health Plan’s dental program in Oregon may have been compromised in a security breach at the program’s administrator, Virginia-based Dominion National. The timing of the breach? Dominion doesn’t really know, but said it may have started up to nine years ago.

Wood Ranch Medical

All patient data was hacked and infected
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California-based Wood Ranch Medical will permanently close its doors, after the provider was unable to recover its patient records that were encrypted by ransomware this summer. In August, the servers containing the electronic health records of WRM were infected with ransomware. All patient data was encrypted, including the backup hard drives. The damage to the computer system was severe enough that data recovery was not an option.

Suprema

Over 27,8 Million customer records were stolen
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Fingerprints, facial recognition information, unencrypted usernames and passwords, and personal information of employees, were discovered on a publicly accessible database for a company used by the likes of the UK Metropolitan police, defence contractors and banks.

Capital One

Over 100 million customer records were stolen
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Over one million customer data has been stolen from the US Bank Capital One. Alledgedly the hacker gained acccess through a “misconfiguration” of a firewall on a web application. That allowed the hacker to communicate with the server where Capital One was storing its information and, eventually, obtain customer files. The hack is estimated to cost Capital One over USD 150m. 

Bulgarian National Revenue Agency

Over 5 Million Bulgarians were hacked
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A hacker stole the personal details of millions of Bulgarians and emailed download links to the stolen data to local news publications. The leak contained names, personal identification numbers (PINs), home addresses, and financial earnings.

Desjardins Group

2,9 Millions customer records were stolen
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An employee of financial services federation Desjardins Group leaked personal details of more than 2.9 million people and 173,000 businesses.