René Civile, Partner
US Pro Publica and German television Bayerischer Rundfunken reveals that dosens of servers worldwide exposed over hundreds thousands free accecible X-rays and MRI scans
of hospital patients, due to lack of even a password. It is estimated Dutch patients alone run over 25.000. The locations of the servers and which hospitals are effected isn't disclosed....
1st half 2019 over 1.43 Bln Data Record Breaches reported. An estimated increase of 45% compared 1st half 2018. Hospitals seem latest incresased target....
Dutch Leaseplan to quit their Global SAP BPC program. Complexity derailing program, €92 Miln total write off....
Binance, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, revealed that it is being blackmailed to the tune of 300 Bitcoin (approximately US $3.5 million). In attempt to identify its blackmailer, Binance has put a 25 Bitcoin (approximately US $290,000) bounty on their head....
Dutch service provider Deloitte/SAP Fieldglass, failed to deliver IT project 'Digi-inhuur', to Dutch Ministery of Infrastructure. Dutch Minister van Nieuwenhuizen pulled the plug stating to take the loss of € 4.3 mln (!?!) after two deliveryfails.... Equifax exposed 150 million Americans'
personal data, due to lack of security standards and measures, to pay up to $700 million....
Hertz suing Accenture for failure over $32 mln web design work. Lawyer to aim for jury trial?....
FTC fines Facebook $ 5 billion for illicit harvesting userdata (Forbes)....
Estimated over 65% business entities EU still not fully compliant with the EU GDPR ruling and/or individual AVG rulings. Penalties expected rising (EU council data)....