• Tue, 28 May 2019 01:00
    Travel agent under probe after personal data of clients found to be insecure
    TRAVEL AGENCY Chan Brothers Travel is being investigated by Singapore’s privacy watchdog after the personal data of more than 500 of its customers was found to be publicly accessible.
  • Mon, 28 Jan 2019 18:14
    Data of 14,200 with HIV leaked online by American fraudster who was deported from Singapore
    SINGAPORE - Confidential information of 14,200 people with HIV, including their names, contact details and medical information, has been stolen and leaked online, and the culprit is an American fraudster, the Ministry of Health revealed on Monday (Jan 28).
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  • Sat, 13 Oct 2018 16:26
    Facebook says hackers accessed data of 29 mn users
    Facebook said Friday that hackers accessed personal data of 29 million users in a breach at the world's leading social network disclosed late last month.
  • Sat, 21 Jul 2018 07:44
    Data of PM, 1.5 million patients stolen in Singapore
    A​bout 1.5 million patients, including Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong​ ​and a ​few ministers, ​have had their personal data stolen. Some 160,000 people also had their outpatient prescriptions stolen.​
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  • Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:12
    Scientist at centre of Facebook data scandal faces MPs
    The Russian-American academic who developed an app that allowed political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica to farm the data of 87 million Facebook users faces questions Tuesday by British lawmakers.
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  • Thu, 05 Apr 2018 12:56
    Australia privacy chief to probe Facebook over data breach
    Australia is investigating Facebook over alleged privacy breaches, authorities said Thursday, after the firm admitted the personal data of thousands of local users was improperly shared with a British political consultancy.
  • Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:09
    Facebook says 87 million may be affected by data breach
    Facebook said Wednesday the personal data of up to 87 million users was improperly shared with British political consultancy Cambridge Analytica, as Mark Zuckerberg defended his leadership at the huge social network.
  • Wed, 04 Oct 2017 10:40
    Flight path from pilot’s simulator considered in MH370 search
    PETALING JAYA, Malaysia - Data of a flight simulator session recovered from Capt Zaharie Ahmad Shah home was considered during the search for MH370, disclosed the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) in its 440-page final report.
  • Fri, 10 Feb 2017 18:27
    China jails eight for selling newborns' personal data
    SHANGHAI - A Chinese court said Friday it had sentenced eight people to jail for selling the personal data of more than 5,000 newborns.
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  • Wed, 13 Apr 2016 11:01
    Asia shares extend rally on China trade relief
    SYDNEY - Asian share markets gains on Wednesday after upbeat Chinese trade data offered hope the economy was stabilising, underpinning both risk sentiment and commodity prices.
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  • Tue, 15 Dec 2015 13:16
    Canadian, Bulgarian arrested in Chiang Mai with 115 fake ATM cards
    A Canadian and a Bulgarian have been arrested in Chiang Mai for using fake ATM cards with data of bank customers in France to withdraw cash in the northern city.
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  • Tue, 08 Dec 2015 13:32
    SET index ends at 1,306.98 points
    Thai shares ended at a four-month low, moving sideways downward in light of a series of bad news that range from falling oil prices to disappointing trade data of China.
  • Fri, 23 Oct 2015 17:11
    Millions of Britons' data at risk in ISP cyberattack
    LONDON (AFP) - The personal data of millions of Britons could be at risk after telephone and broadband provider TalkTalk was hit by a "significant and sustained" cyberattack, the company said Friday.
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  • Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00
    Chinese phone sparks privacy worries
    HANOI - Chinese-made smartphone XiaoMi Redmi Note, is allegedly secretly sending personal data of users to a server hosted in Beijing without permission from phone users, a Vietnamese technology newspaper reported.
  • Sun, 19 Jan 2014 00:00
    20 million people fall victim to S. Korea data leak
    SEOUL - The personal data of at least 20 million bank and credit card users in South Korea has been leaked, state regulators said Sunday, one of the country's biggest ever breaches.
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