Nestlé says that the incident is not a cyber attack by Anonymous but an internal data leak, with the information being errantly published to the public-facing web for some weeks.
NATO is investigating an alleged data theft by a hacktivist group SiegedSec. 845 MB of compressed data was leaked and found to contain unclassified information and 8,000 employee records from 31 nations.
The USPTO says that an API vulnerability was present between February 2020 and March 2023, causing a data leak of about 61,000 private residential addresses attached to patent filings.
Gaming chipmaker Nvidia said hackers started releasing information stolen in the February massive data leak, but no evidence suggests it was a Russian-sponsored ransomware attack.
Second largest data leak in history exposed First American’s 900 million customer information just by raising or lowering a single digit in the document URL.
For two weeks, a misconfigured email server on the Microsoft Azure government cloud exposed thousands of sensitive military emails from the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) branch.
A Japanese government official disclosed a data leak that exposed Olympics ticket buyers' account credentials but the Olympics organizers denied being the source of the breach.
The personal data of 1 billion China citizens, or about two-thirds of the country's entire population, appears to be available for sale on an underground forum after a data leak.
The data leak reportedly stems from the activity of two AI researchers, who had disk backups of their workstations exposed. This included some 30,000 messages with assorted Microsoft team members in addition to private keys, login credentials and internal secrets.
Researchers from Palo Alto Networks discovered data leak from Baidu and other apps that could allow user tracking across devices for a lifetime. Over 6 million users in the United States were affected.