Uber increases FTC settlement after breach

Uber failed to disclose a major data breach in 2016, and now the rideshare company will have an expanded settlement with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

Target pays out largest multi-state settlement after breach: $18.5 million

Target has reached an agreement with 48 states related to its 2013 credit card breach that impacted 41 million Target customers.

Staffer trashed boss on Facebook – now firm pays for firing her

Many social networking policies include a clause to keep employees from badmouthing their employer online. Here’s why that practice could run afoul of the law.

Lessons from court: The cost of a data breach

A recent court settlement shows just how expensive security issues can be for businesses.