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Tuesday 5 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Security Breach

This year
MTU Cork campuses remain closed over IT breach at weekend
MTU campuses in Kerry are not affected.
All time
Man arrested at Harcourt Square garda offices in Dublin following alleged security breach
The man was arrested at the Harcourt Street building shortly before midday.
Police surprised by Euro 2020 final security breach at Wembley
Footage posted on social media showed people forcing their way through barriers and a line of security staff.
WhatsApp has identified a 'serious security vulnerability' - Here's what you need to know
The company has officially notified the Data Protection Commission about the breach.
Facebook admits its staff had access to millions of users' passwords
It said the passwords were stored in plain text on its internal servers.
82-year-old ex-US marine remanded in jail over alleged security breach at Shannon Airport
Judge Keane said that the two are facing “very serious charges”.
Two 'former US soldiers' arrested after breaching security perimeter at Shannon Airport
The pair didn’t reach the aircraft, which was parked at a terminal at the time.
PSNI launches investigation after private image of female officer shared online
It is not yet clear how the image ended up on social media websites.
Man arrested after climbing over fence at Buckingham Palace 'had been drinking'
Police said the 22-year-old did not gain access to the palace.
Man who scaled Buckingham Palace walls was a convicted murderer
Dennis Hennessy was out on licence when he breached the palace walls on Wednesday.
Man arrested after scaling wall at Buckingham Palace
He managed to stay on the grounds for seven minutes before being arrested.
U2 gig to go ahead tomorrow after 'security threat' forces evacuation of Stockholm show
The band confirmed that their gig last night was cancelled because of a “security threat”.
Security increased in 'nervy' Paris after fan invades court for selfie with Federer
The 17-time Grand Slam winner was left unimpressed by the incident.
The Secret Service want to build a mock-up of the White House
It said it would help them train better for security breaches.
Someone shoved David Cameron while he visited Leeds today
The British prime minister was unharmed in the incident.
Spotify suffers security breach, but only one user was affected
Spotify’s CTO has issued a statement saying it will require all users to re-enter their username and password into the app as well as requiring Android users to upgrade. email user? Change your password after an attempted hacking of the service
As soon as the company realised there had been an intrusion, it restricted access to eliminate a threat.
20 million South Koreans affected by country's largest-ever data theft
More than 1.15 million people have canceled or requested new credit cards after financial regulators announced the data theft.
Column: Bradley Manning broke the law, but he placed more value on morality than legality
Watching ‘Collateral Damage’ – footage that shows US military opening fire on men and children in Baghdad – one can see why Manning wanted the American people to see what was happening in their name, writes Neil Walsh.
LinkedIn says all accounts secure again after password hack
An FBI investigation is now under way after almost 6.5million passwords were breached last week.
Secondary school students call for increased security after Leaving Cert breach
CDs for the Leaving Cert Irish exam were inadvertently played at some Junior Cert exam papers yesterday. The Department of Education says an investigation is underway.
Student sentenced to eight months over Facebook hacking
Prosecutors accused the 26-year-old of taking invaluable intellectual property from the social network.
The Daily Fix: Friday
In the Fix tonight: Eircom Studyhub hacked; unvouched expenses; and Chris O’Dowd v Miss Piggy…
Sony investigates claim of another security breach
Hackers have claimed that they have hit Sony for a second time – taking over one million passwords, emails, and other user information – by accessing unencrypted data stored by the corporation.
Sony defends reaction to security breach
Sony boss says the electronics giant acted quickly in notifying customers after a cyber attack affecting almost 100 million customers.
Apple iPhones hacked
A new hack can give complete access to your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
Details of 100m Facebook users collected and available for download
Is there anything to be worried about?