Worst Data Breaches Ever - AOL

 
 
By Debra Donston  |  Posted 2007-08-15 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The last few years have seen a slew of data breaches-all bad, but some worse than others. In the spirit of learning what not to do by example, eWEEK presents some of the worst data breaches ever. (Unfortunately, likely to be continued ...)

 
 
 
August 2006

AOL

Data on 20 million Web queries, from more than 600,000 users, was posted on a public Web site. Some search records included personal information, such as Social Security numbers.

Worst Data Breaches Ever - AOL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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