In case you missed our coverage this week in ThreatWatch, Nextgov’s regularly updated index of cyber breaches:
Hackers have been taking advantage of a bug in Adobe Flash since September 2013 to track citizens complaining about the Assad regime.
An Arizona man has been sentenced to 2 years and nine months in jail and 3 years of supervised release, after badmouthing his ex-employer, as well as shutting down a key server and consequently knocking important data offline for hours.
About three months ago, Iowa Medicaid Enterprise, a division of the state Department of Human Services, mailed personal information from more than 800 citizens to the incorrect health clinic.
ThreatWatch is a regularly updated catalog of data breaches successfully striking every sector of the globe, as reported by journalists, researchers and the victims themselves.