NextAdvisor Blog - Data Breach Alerts

LifeLock Leak Exposes Millions: How Trustworthy are Identity Protection Services?

After the discovery of a LifeLock leak that potentially exposed millions of people's emails, you might be wondering if these services are worth your trust.
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Data Breach Roundup: Venmo Data Leaked, Voter Data Exposed and LabCorp Hacked

Last week, we learned that Venmo data leaked publicly, RoboCent exposed voter data and LabCorp was hacked. We explore how these breaches impact you.
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Data Breaches vs. Data Leaks: What’s the Difference?

What's the difference between data leaks and data breaches? We dig into these two types of cybersecurity incidents and explain how they impact you.
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Data Breach Roundup: Macy’s, Timehop and Polar Fitness Reveal Consumers’ Data

We dig into three major breaches affecting Macy's, Timehop and Polar Fitness. Learn how each of these breaches might impact you.
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Data Breach Roundup: What to Know About the Recent Facebook and Exactis Data Leaks

Last week, two major data breaches were discovered, including one from Facebook and another from the mysterious data broker Exactis.
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MyHeritage Breach: 92 Million User Accounts Were Exposed

On June 4, MyHeritage users were notified of a breach that compromised over 90 million records. Here's what you need to know about the MyHeritage breach.
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Major Ticket Vendor Ticketfly Hacked: What You Need to Know

Was Ticketfly hacked? Learn about the data breach that affected this major ticket vendor and what you can do to protect yourself from the consequences.
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Delta, Best Buy, Sears and Kmart: What to Know About These Data Breaches

A data breach affecting a company called [24]7.ai resulted in multiple breaches that impacted several companies, including Delta, Best Buy, Sears and Kmart.
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The Facebook Scandal Evolves: Here’s What You Should Know

With details about the Facebook scandal coming out daily, the story continues to evolve. We're detailing what you should know about this story.
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Panera Bread Data Leak Potentially Exposed Millions of Customers’ Data

Panera Bread ignored an alert about its site vulnerability eight months ago, and as a result, millions of its customers were exposed. Learn more.
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