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TalkTalk CEO 'Steps Down' Following Data Breach

Posted by My1Login on Feb 1, 2017 5:06:36 PM

TalkTalk CEO Dido Harding is to 'step down' from her position as Chief Exec, four months after the telecoms giant was fined for a data breach.

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Come and See My1Login at Bett 2017

Posted by My1Login on Jan 18, 2017 3:28:42 PM

My1Login will be exhibiting at Bett 2017. It's the world's leading education technology event and is being held at the ExCeL, London from 25th - 28th January. 

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Three Mobile Hacked: Insider Threat Puts Details of 6 Million Customers at Risk

Posted by Norman on Nov 22, 2016 2:40:08 PM

Three Mobile have admitted suffering a data breach, a breach that could put at risk the personal details of up to 6 million customers. The hackers successfully gained access to the Three Customer Upgrade Database by using an employee login. Three have admitted that details from 130,000 of their customers is known to have been stolen.

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The Hidden Risk of Legacy App Authentication

Posted by My1Login on Oct 3, 2016 4:47:13 PM

The migration towards cloud applications and away from in-house legacy desktop applications is a trend fundamentally driven by the lower total cost of ownership web solutions offer. New cloud alternatives are replacing on-premise solutions, but it is not happening overnight. The prospect of replacing all on-premise applications with cloud solutions in one fell swoop would bring most organisations to a standstill, so while the ultimate goal for many companies is to migrate to the cloud, the reality is that there will be a mix of cloud and legacy applications in use for the foresable future.

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InfoSec Threat in Wake of Yahoo Hack

Posted by Norman on Sep 27, 2016 5:25:49 PM

Half a billion user records have been stolen from Yahoo, in what the company have called a "State Sponsored" hack. Yahoo's belief that it's the victim of a state sponsored hack has been questioned by some commentators, not least Yahoo's former engineering Infosec chief, Jeremiah Grossman, who suggested that  "State-sponsored adversaries don’t typically publicly share stolen data or sell it".

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My1Login Press Release - September 2016

Posted by My1Login on Sep 12, 2016 12:00:51 PM

Copy of My1Login Press Release (Sept 2016)

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The UK's Top 10 Data Breaches

Posted by My1Login on Sep 9, 2016 2:17:42 PM

Data breaches make the headlines when they affect big brands, but 90% of all large organisations now admit to having been hacked*. While the average cost of a data breach is not pocket change at £2.3m, the biggest damage is reputational – for both the company and the C-Level execs who take the blame and lose their jobs.

With the last 12 months being a bumper year for hacks, we wanted to take a look back at the 10 most disastrous UK data breaches, spanning the last 10 years:

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US Security Firm Breached - Hacker Finds 'Secure Data' Stored in Clear Text

Posted by My1Login on Aug 31, 2016 3:27:00 PM

It’s been reported there has been a security breach at one of our competitors, OneLogin, where a hacker has been able to access customer 'Secure Notes'.

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My1Login Press Release - August 2016

Posted by Norman on Aug 18, 2016 3:37:02 PM

Copy of My1Login Press Release (August 2016)

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Counting the Cost of a Data Breach – Accountancy Firm Sage Hacked

Posted by Norman on Aug 15, 2016 5:24:08 PM

Accountancy software firm, Sage, has suffered a data breach, in which "personal details and bank account information for employees of as many as 300 large UK companies may have been compromised."

Sage announced that they were "investigating unauthorised access to customer information using an internal login”. City of London police are currently investigating to determine who was responsible.

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