• More Indictments in Russian Election Interference Probe

    Mueller Investigation Results in Charges Against 12 Russian Intelligence OfficersTwelve Russian intelligence officers have been indicted, as a result of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing investigation, for allegedly conspiring to interfere with the 2016 presidential election, including by hacking the Democratic National Committee. […]

  • Australian Airport Identity Card Issuer Breached

    Aviation ID Australia Says Website Accessed By Unauthorized EntityAn Australian company that issues identity cards for access to airports has been notifying applicants and cardholders that their personal information may have been compromised, according to a news report. Australian federal police are investigating. […]

  • Puzzling Health Dept. Privacy Incident Exposes HIV Data

    Thousands of Individuals' Data Was Allegedly Accessible to All Agency WorkersAn incident involving an unsecured database containing information about thousands of HIV/AIDS patients in Tennessee is shining a spotlight on privacy risks involving sensitive health data. […]

  • RiskIQ: Ticketmaster Hackers Compromised Widely Used Tools

    Breach May Have Affected More Ticketmaster Sites, Researchers SayMagecart, the criminal group behind the recent data breach at certain Ticketmaster websites, may have also hit the company's sites in Australia, New Zealand, Turkey and Hungary, according to RiskIQ, which says the group's digital payment card skimmers may also affect as many as 800 other e-commerce sites. […]

  • FDIC Issues Guidance to Areas in Illinois Impacted by Severe Storms

    The FDIC has announced a series of steps intended to provide regulatory relief to financial institutions and facilitate recovery in areas of Illinois affected by severe storms, straight-line winds, and tornadoes. […]

  • FDIC: Institutions Encouraged to Work with Borrowers Impacted by Shutdown

    Five federal regulatory agencies encourage financial institutions to work with customers affected by the federal government shutdown. […]

  • FFIEC: Statement on End of Microsoft Support for Windows XP

    The FFIEC on Oct. 7 issued a joint statement concerning Microsoft's discontinuation of support for its Windows XP operating system as of April 8, 2014. […]