Data Breach Report: July 2018

Below is a compilation of news articles covering some of the notable data breaches that occurred in July 2018. Doesn’t this really put things into perspective?

Adidas Breach Hits US Retail Site – July 2

Typeform data breach exposes users of many websites – July 2

Costa Coffee job applicants’ details exposed in cyber attack on recruitment website – July 2

Weak Admin Password Enabled Gentoo GitHub Breach – July 5

Huawei linked to major data breach – July 12

Telefonica Calls Authorities after Massive Breach – July 17

City of Alamogordo victim of $250,000 email scam – July 17

America’s largest diagnostics service LabCorp suffers massive data breach – July 18

Human Resources Firm ComplyRight Breached – July 18

LifeLock Bug Exposed Millions of Customer Email Addresses – July 18

Hackers Stole a Third of Singapore’s Healthcare Data, Including Prime Minister’s – July 20

SingHealth cyber attack: SMS notifications sent to more than 700,000 patients – July 21

Supplier Error Leaks Decade of Data from Carmakers – July 23

Central New York Cardiology notifies 824 patients after appointment records recovered by USPS from mail receptacle – July 24

Russian Hackers Breach US Utility Networks via Trusted Vendo – July 24

LifeLock Flaw Highlights Weak Web App Security – July 27

Telstra emails exposed in search error – July 30

Dixons Carphone data breach: Number of victims rises from 1.2m to 10m – July 31

Read last month’s breach report here.

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