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Infosecurity Magazine: Over 600K Shoppers Affected by E-commerce Security Incident

August 1, 2018 -- Fashion Nexus has reportedly been breached, with details still being released. Ryan Wilk, VP at NuData, comments on the report issued yesterday by Infosecurity Magazine, disclosing that the company behind the websites for X Paris, Granted London, Jaded London, ElleBelle attire and Traffic People has advised that users change their passwords. This breach announcement comes on the heels of an original report stating that 1.4 million were impacted, but the web design and management company claims

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Search Security: Yale data breach discovered 10 years too late

July 31, 2018 -- The compromised information includes Social Security Numbers of staff and students. Ryan Wilk, VP at NuData, comments on a report issued yesterday by Tech Target's Seach Security, disclosing that the breach, which occurred at some point between April 2008 and January 2009 was just recently discovered, despite the massive 10 year time gap. In 2011 all of the information was deleted from the Yale database, but was already taken by the bad actor. [quote]Malicious actors are

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TEISS: Yale University data breach compromised social security numbers of staff

July 31, 2018 -- 10 years after the breach, during a security audit, the institution discovered the breach. Ryan Wilk, VP at NuData, comments on a report issued yesterday by TEISS, disclosing that the extent of the breach, while wide-reaching with personally identifiable information, did not include payment information for any students or faculty. Despite the late discovery of the 2008 breach, they had already moved away from using SSNs as identifiers for students, and are now offering identity monitoring

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CBR: E-Commerce Websites Pwned – 1.4 Million Customers Exposed

July 31, 2018 -- Fashion Nexus, the website creator for many common retail fashion sites, has reportedly been breached. Ryan Wilk, VP at NuData, comments on a report issued yesterday by Computer Business Review, disclosing that the breach has impacted more than 1 million consumers, but many of the companies impacted have remained silent. This is due to their presumed lack of involvement with the breach. No credit card information was released, but personally identifiable information, such as email addresses,

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Verdict: Fashion Nexus data breach exposes personal details of at least 700,000 online fashion shoppers

July 31, 2018 -- The web design company for retailers has suffered a data breach. Ryan Wilk, VP at NuData, comments on a report issued yesterday by Computer Business Review, disclosing that currently, Fashion Nexus is unaware of the amount of credentials breached, but they are doing their best to inform all those impacted. The article also discusses the impact that GDPR may have on the repercussive actions taken by governments on the comapny. [quote]With these types of fraud, personally

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