Updated: May 25
Here’s a round-up of interesting reading we found online today*;
Grubman Shire Meiselas & Sacks (Law Firm Representing Lady Gaga, Madonna, Bruce Springsteen, Others Suffers Major Data Breach), appears to have been the victim of a cyberattack that resulted in the theft of an enormous batch of private information on dozens of celebrities, according to a data security researcher.
World-leading web hosting platform DigitalOcean became a victim of data breach not because of a security lapse. Apparently, the company left exposed a sensitive internal document online. Resultantly, personal details of some of the company’s customers may have been exposed to unauthorized third parties.
Personal data protection as a rights issue. The Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication (MoITT), has once again revealed its intentions to establish a legal framework to protect personal data privacy and allowing citizens, among others, the right to access their data from the authorities.
A hacking group has started to flood a dark web hacking marketplace with databases containing a combined total of 73.2 million user records over 11 different companies. For the past week, a hacking group known as Shiny Hunters has been busy selling a steady stream of user databases from alleged data breaches.
EU Releases Draft Guidelines On Processing Personal Data In The Context Of Connected Vehicles. Through various sensors and connected parts and equipment installed in the vehicles, cars will collect a large amount of data including personal data in the process of driving. Every connected vehicle is a massive data hub.'
*These sites aren’t affiliated with GDPR Community and these aren’t an advertisement, they’re simply site’s we’ve thought the community might have an interest in reading.