Multiple lawsuits claim a Lynnwood firm compromised the names and Social Security information of more than 3.76 million individuals.
Read more about protecting your sensitive personal information, data collection and security breaches. Plus, what you need to know about privacy settings on social media and other accounts, cellphones, TVs and other devices.
Some patient data was leaked in a ransomware attack that hit Virginia Mason Franciscan Health's parent company in recent months.
Hacking groups are moving away from a leasing model known as ransomware-as-a-service. The evolution is complicating efforts to track the bad actors,
Google has agreed to a $391.5 million settlement with 40 states to resolve an investigation into how the company tracked users’ locations.
Internet cameras like Amazon’s Ring come at a high cost to our privacy, writes tech reporter Brian X. Chen.
Ken Paxton, the Texas attorney general, has sued Google and other tech giants before, including an antitrust lawsuit against Google in 2020.
A $228 million judgment has been entered against BNSF Railway in a class-action lawsuit over the railroad’s collection of fingerprint data.
The former chief security officer for Uber has been convicted of trying to cover up a 2016 data breach in which hackers accessed millions of...