An Illinois woman has filed a $5 million lawsuit against LinkedIn Corp, saying the social network violated promises to consumers by not having better security in place when more than 6 million customer passwords were stolen.
Social networking website LinkedIn Corp said it will provide an additional layer of online security to its members following last week's data breach, while adding that stolen passwords were not published with corresponding email logins.
(CBS/AP) LONDON - Business social network LinkedIn and online dating service eHarmony said Wednesday that some of their users' passwords were stolen and millions appear to have been leaked onto the Internet.
Shares of LinkedIn Corp. (Nasdaq: LNKD), one of the top professional social network sites, rose as much as 1 percent in early trading despite reports of security breaches of as many as 6.5 million member passwords.
The Supremes heard arguments this term in First American Financial Corp. v. Edwards, a lawsuit filed by an Ohio homeowner against her bank because it got kickbacks for steering her to a specific title company.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation has announced plans to split the $60bn media giant into two companies. The move should ringfence News Corp's profitable film and media business from its UK newspaper business, which is embroiled in a ...