Tag: Data Leak
Communications and multimedia ministry says criminal investigation in now in the hands of the Attorney-General's Chambers.
The airline's CEO Mushafiz Mustafa Bakri says two of its former staff members in India had stolen the data.
The Coordinated Malware Eradication and Remediation Platform is expected to help bolster cyber defences for corporations and organisations.
The health ministry says the leak could have happened at any healthcare facility including private hospitals and university medical centres.
Facebook downplayed the extent of the exposure saying the number of accounts so far confirmed was around half of the reported 419 million.
Xinjiang is home to most of China's Uighur ethnic minority lives and has been under heavy police surveillance in recent years after violent inter-ethnic tensions.
While Singapore is modern in many ways, observers say social attitudes have not progressed at the same pace.
A massive data leak and a breach of cybersecurity are piling immense political pressure on the German government.
The sale of personal information is common in China, which last year implemented a controversial cybersecurity law that requires services to store user data in China and receive approval from users before sharing their details.
Communications minister says investigations into bot attacks and blocks on news sites will be carried out, and calls for proposals on amending the communications law.
Deputy communications and multimedia minister says witnesses have been called in to have their statements recorded.
Consulting firm AT Kearney says Asean countries, including Malaysia, lag behind the global average spent on cybersecurity which could cost them dearly in market capitalisation.
Tech portal Lowyat.net says the files were leaked online as early as September 2016, in the second big data leak reported in three months.
CF Fong says the authorities must take cyber security and cyber warfare seriously.
Bar president George Varughese says they are always open to working with authorities to improve legal provisions to safeguard personal data.
Sabah lawyer Marcel Jude Joseph says details of MyKad holders may have fallen into wrong hands.
Cops traced the internet protocol addresses to The Netherlands and Hong Kong.
Lawyers' group LFL says MCMC should be more concerned about the recent data leak involving the personal information of over 46 million people instead of social media posts that are 'none of its business'.
Stampin MP Julian Tan says if human elements cannot be reduced, higher security measures such as biometric screening should be implemented.
Tech blogger Keith Rozario says banning the site means that ordinary folks don't deserve to know whether their data has been compromised, but hackers do.
Digital security expert says although it’s difficult for people to find out if their data has been leaked, there are steps they can take to minimise risks.
Digital security expert reveals that in just one year, there has been a 2,502% increase in the sale of ransomware on the dark web.