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WhatsApp Fined KES 29 Billion For Data Breach

WhatsApp is the new tech giant to fall on the chopping board of the Data Protection Commission in Ireland just right after Twitter was...

Cellulant Denies Reports Their Database Was Breached

Cellulant, the Kenyan multinational payments company has today clarified that an alleged breach on their database that was shared on Twitter is not true. "On...

Flipboard Database Breached Exposing User’s Details

News aggregator service and mobile news app Flipboard has earlier today started notifying its users of a data breach in which hackers had access...

South Africa’s Data Leak Leaves Millions at the Risk of Identity Theft

When Troy Hunt, a security consultant and researcher took it to Twitter to announce that he had gotten his hands on a "very large...

Massive Data Breach Leaks More Than 711 Million User Emails Addresses

One of the world’s largest data breaches has seen the leak of more than 700 million emails as well as millions of associated passwords....

French Telecom, Orange, Hit by Data Breach Affecting 800,000 Customers

French multinational mobile operator, Orange, has reported that its customer data was targeted by unknown hackers on 16th January. The intrusion affected the accounts...