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Desjardins, Canada's largest credit union, announces security breach

Data for 2.9 million bank members was taken from the bank's system by a now-fired employee.

YOU’D BETTER CHANGE YOUR BIRTHDAY – HACKERS MAY KNOW YOUR PIN

You’ve likely seen a list of top 25 passwords that get reused time and time again – “password” is a usual suspect – but what about phone PIN numbers? How unique are the PIN codes that we choose to stop cybercriminals from getting into our phones and their eyes onto our most precious accounts? People tend to lock their phones with a code, but what if someone knew that code or c ...

CYBERSECURITY ACCOUNTABILITY SPREAD THIN IN THE C-SUITE

While cybersecurity discussions have permeated board meetings, the democratization of accountability has a long way to go. A spate of recent surveys offer indications that the philosophy that "cybersecurity is everyone's responsibility" is gaining steam in the C-suite at most large organizations. But digging into the numbers — and keeping in mind perennially abysmal breach sta ...