In pictures: 12 biggest data breaches of the last ...
In pictures: 12 biggest data breaches of the last 12 months
Many companies have felt the effects of data theft over the last several years. It's 2014 and it doesn't look like the going is getting any easier. The technology sector seems most at risk with every week bringing the world another reported data breach. Here we look at the largest breaches in the last year.
Evernote Users Indirectly Hacked
While Evernote was not directly hacked, its customers were impacted as a part of the Adobe data breach. Vigilant workers at Evernote analyzed leaked data from the Adobe breach (it was reported that Facebook did as well) and came to the conclusion that many of its customers had mirrored the username and login of their Adobe accounts. Its users were required only to reset their passwords, but that's 50 million people who had to reset their password.