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Co-Founder and CEO of Snap Inc. Evan Spiegel

Multiple Snap employees reportedly accessed user data improperly — including location information, phone numbers, and saved Snaps

The data look-up system — known internally as "SnapLion" — was originally built by Snap to help fulfill requests from law enforcement officers.

Singapore paid hackers across the world over US$11,000 for finding 26 bugs in government systems

A high severity bug was found in Singapore's government systems.

2018’s seven biggest data scandals, ranked according to how disastrous they were

From governments to hotels to social media sites, no institution is safe.

Data security is a waste of money, says execs whose companies suffered data breaches

What happens to companies that suffer publicly disclosed data breaches? Half their customers are likely to desert them, according to a global study done by analyst firm Frost and Sullivan.

Ashley Madison’s CTO says Facebook’s dating app idea may not be popular with users because ‘they are the product’

Facebook will have a big advantage in the dating app scene because of its already huge user base, but according to Ashley Madison's CTO Ruben Buell, users may still find the idea off-putting.
A map of activity in Djibouti, which has drawn comment from security analysts.

A map of fitness-tracker data may have compromised top-secret US military bases around the world

In countries like Niger, the heat map highlights the activity of US troops on military bases keeping fit.