Cybersecurity

ThreatWatch: LinkedIn Sued for Hacking Customers' Personal Email Accounts

Flickr user TheSeafarer

The professional networking site is accused of stealing users’ identities for marketing purposes by breaking in to their personal email accounts and downloading contacts’ addresses. Read more at ThreatWatchNextgov’s regularly updated index of cyber breaches.

Threatwatch Alert

Accidentally leaked credentials / Insider attack / Unauthorized use of employer’s data

Autocorrect Strikes Again: Private Details on Obama, World Leaders Mistakenly Emailed to Asian Cup

See threatwatch report

JOIN THE DISCUSSION

Close [ x ] More from Nextgov
// 6:12 PM ET
X CLOSE Don't show again

Like us on Facebook