This marks the fourth data security incident to affect a UK police department in 2023.
October 23, 2023
Warrant card details of thousands of officers are suspected to have been stolen in this attack. Affected officers have been notified about the data breach.
September 14, 2023
The Metropolitan Police Force faces a major security crisis as the contractor's IT system is breached.
August 27, 2023
The Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) experienced a severe security breach, unintentionally revealing personal details of its entire workforce, including officers and civilian staff.
August 9, 2023
The victim, 38-year-old Fernando Perez Algaba, was a self-made cryptocurrency millionaire whose dismembered body was found in a suitcase in an Argentinean town on July 27, 2023.
July 30, 2023
The Criminal Records Office (ACRO) of the United Kingdom has acknowledged the cyberattack but did not confirm whether it was a ransomware attack.
April 7, 2023
In total, Anonymous leaked 285,635 confidential emails belonging to the Nauru Police Force of the tiny Nauru Island…
May 4, 2022
The latest leak by the Babuk ransomware gang contains 26GB worth of records.
May 12, 2021
The dark web site called "BoysTown" had over 400,000 active users. - Here's how many people have been arrested and what the site hosted.
May 3, 2021