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Sony rebuilding PlayStation Network after breach

SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) – PlayStation Network has remained offline as Sony worked to rebuild the service that connected PlayStation 3 (PS3) consoles to games, films, and other digital offerings. PlayStation Network and Qriocity streaming music service were turned off April 20 in the wake of an “external intrusion,” according to…

UK: Google was in ‘significant breach’ of data law

British authorities say Google breached UK data law, announce audit of company’s practices Google violated Britain’s data protection laws when its Street View mapping service recorded data from private wireless networks, the country’s information commissioner said Wednesday. The American Internet search giant will escape any fines, however, so long as…

Report: Facebook apps transmitted personal info

Newspaper report: Facebook apps transmitted personal information to tracking companies The Wall Street Journal is reporting that 10 popular Facebook applications have been transmitting users’ personal identifying information to dozens of advertising and Internet tracking companies (link). The newspaper said Monday that the breach also includes users who set all…

Twitter settles with US regulators over privacy breach

WASHINGTON (AFP) – Twitter has reached a settlement with US regulators over a privacy breach that allowed hackers to access the accounts of then president-elect Barack Obama and others and send out phony messages. Under the settlement with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the popular San Francisco-based micro-blogging service must…

Security breach at NYC’s JFK airport causes evacuation

NEW YORK, Jan 16 (Reuters) - An American Airlines terminal at JFK International Airport in New York City was evacuated on Saturday because of a security breach, according to media reports.…

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