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Monthly Archives: August 2017

Verizon Data Leak Posted on Aug 1

Verizon Data Leak

Verizon confirmed earlier this month that the personal data of six million customers was made public after it was accidentally leaked online. The issue was caused by “human error” by a misconfigured security setting on a cloud server. Customer phone numbers, names, and some PIN   …Continue Reading Verizon Data Leak