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# breach - Monday 15 February, 2021

US military troops travelling into Shannon Airport breached Covid-19 regulations
# RULES BREACH
# RULES BREACH

US military troops travelling into Shannon Airport breached Covid-19 regulations

Feb 15th 2021, 4:45 PM 32,313 Views 40 Comments

The US crew stayed in a Limerick hotel overnight, leaving to buy food at one point, before flying on to the US the following day.

# breach - Sunday 14 February, 2021

Rangers launch investigation amid allegations players breached Covid-19 rules
# Breach
From The42
# Breach

Rangers launch investigation amid allegations players breached Covid-19 rules

Feb 14th 2021, 10:36 PM 6,575 Views 14 Comments

Scotland remains under strict lockdown restrictions to help curb the spread of coronavirus.

# breach - Thursday 28 January, 2021

Central Bank fines insurance company over €40,000 after customers overcharged
# Breach
# Breach

Central Bank fines insurance company over €40,000 after customers overcharged

Jan 28th 2021, 1:27 PM 24,573 Views 8 Comments

The Central Bank of Ireland found that Keystone Insurance overcharged 62 customers over five years.

# breach - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Barbarians coronavirus protocol breaches leaves England game in doubt
# Breach
From The42
# Breach

Barbarians coronavirus protocol breaches leaves England game in doubt

Oct 22nd 2020, 7:09 PM 8,593 Views 9 Comments

A decision on whether Sunday’s match at Twickenham can go ahead is set to be made by 3pm on Friday.

# breach - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Scottish MP apologises for travelling to and from Parliament with Covid-19
# Breach
# Breach

Scottish MP apologises for travelling to and from Parliament with Covid-19

Oct 1st 2020, 7:20 PM 34,211 Views 29 Comments

She broke a lot of guidelines.

# breach - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

United ace Greenwood apologises and promises to learn lesson after young England duo's Covid breach
# In Hot Water
From The42
# In Hot Water

United ace Greenwood apologises and promises to learn lesson after young England duo's Covid breach

Sep 8th 2020, 11:54 AM 7,427 Views 7 Comments

Mason Greenwood and Phil Foden were sent home from international duty yesterday.

# breach - Monday 18 November, 2019

'We have made mistakes': Saracens drop appeal, accept €6.4m fine and 35-point deduction
# Deadline Day
From The42
# Deadline Day

'We have made mistakes': Saracens drop appeal, accept €6.4m fine and 35-point deduction

Nov 18th 2019, 12:35 PM 19,308 Views 42 Comments

Defending Premiership champions must accept the penalties “with humility”, says chairman Nigel Wray.

# breach - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Sheffield Wednesday charged by EFL over Hillsborough stadium sale
# Breach
From The42
# Breach

Sheffield Wednesday charged by EFL over Hillsborough stadium sale

Nov 14th 2019, 7:46 PM 7,932 Views 3 Comments

The Championship club have been charged following alleged breaches of financial rules.

# breach - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Saracens docked 35 points and fined €6.2m for breaching salary cap
# Penalised
From The42
# Penalised

Saracens docked 35 points and fined €6.2m for breaching salary cap

Nov 5th 2019, 11:26 AM 51,049 Views 67 Comments

The European champions have been heavily sanctioned by Premiership Rugby.

# breach - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Everton defender charged by FA for breaking betting rules
# Misconduct
From The42
# Misconduct

Everton defender charged by FA for breaking betting rules

Jul 24th 2019, 5:59 PM 6,356 Views 2 Comments

Colombian international Yerry Mina is understood to have featured in an advertisement for a betting company in his homeland.

# breach - Sunday 19 May, 2019

Tens of thousands of Irish users' emails and phone numbers were exposed in last year's Facebook hack
# Breach
# Breach

Tens of thousands of Irish users' emails and phone numbers were exposed in last year's Facebook hack

May 19th 2019, 12:15 AM 16,942 Views 26 Comments

Confidential emails from the social networking giant reveal the local fallout of the September attack.

# breach - Monday 26 November, 2018

Ryanair faces fines for breaching employment law in Spain, ministry says
# Breach
# Breach

Ryanair faces fines for breaching employment law in Spain, ministry says

Nov 26th 2018, 7:39 PM 11,406 Views 3 Comments

The Spanish labour ministry has threatened to fine the airline for 16 infractions.

# breach - Friday 28 September, 2018

Facebook says that up to 50 million of its accounts have been breached
# Fire In The Hole
# Fire In The Hole

Facebook says that up to 50 million of its accounts have been breached

Sep 28th 2018, 7:11 PM 26,979 Views 30 Comments

The social media giant says the breach is something that is “incredibly important”.

# breach - Friday 20 July, 2018

PSNI says it has 'no report' of private data being handed to loyalist paramilitaries
# Data Breach
# Data Breach

PSNI says it has 'no report' of private data being handed to loyalist paramilitaries

Jul 20th 2018, 8:35 AM 8,344 Views 30 Comments

The Irish News says it has seen the data.

# breach - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Newcastle hit with FA charge over betting company logo on youth team kit
# Breach
From The42
# Breach

Newcastle hit with FA charge over betting company logo on youth team kit

Mar 20th 2018, 2:17 PM 3,584 Views 1 Comment

The Premier League club are “in breach of the FA’s kit and advertising regulations” according to a statement.

# breach - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Calls for public bodies not to be exempt from fines after details about 18 patients found on street
# Patient Data
# Patient Data

Calls for public bodies not to be exempt from fines after details about 18 patients found on street

Feb 8th 2018, 6:10 AM 13,240 Views 17 Comments

Last week in Drogheda, documents containing personal data from hospital patients was found by a local man on the street.

# breach - Monday 27 November, 2017

Central Bank fines life assurance firm €1m over money laundering and terrorist financing breaches
# Intesa
# Intesa

Central Bank fines life assurance firm €1m over money laundering and terrorist financing breaches

Nov 27th 2017, 12:57 PM 19,308 Views 26 Comments

The fine reflects the significant increase in penalties imposed for such breaches in recent years.

# breach - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Barca blame Twitter hack for announcement of Di Maria signing
# Breach
From The42
# Breach

Barca blame Twitter hack for announcement of Di Maria signing

Aug 23rd 2017, 9:12 AM 10,079 Views 2 Comments

A bizarrely-timed tweet in the early hours of this morning appeared to confirm his arrival from PSG.

# breach - Monday 22 May, 2017

Dublin Bus ordered to compensate driver over 'systematic' rostering breach
# Working Time
# Working Time

Dublin Bus ordered to compensate driver over 'systematic' rostering breach

May 22nd 2017, 6:15 AM 26,205 Views 27 Comments

A Labour Court ruling has highlighted the company’s failure to tell drivers of their specific start and finish times at least 24 hours in advance.

# breach - Monday 6 June, 2016

Even Mark Zuckerberg's online accounts aren't safe from hackers
# Inactive
# Inactive

Even Mark Zuckerberg's online accounts aren't safe from hackers

Jun 6th 2016, 9:29 AM 10,098 Views 10 Comments

The Facebook CEO found his accounts on Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and Pinterest compromised last night.

# breach - Friday 20 May, 2016

Yep, people are still pretty terrible at choosing passwords

Yep, people are still pretty terrible at choosing passwords

May 20th 2016, 3:13 PM 18,985 Views 21 Comments

You would think that people would know not to use ’123456′ as a password.

# breach - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Wales under investigation for allegedly breaching World Cup regulations
# Breach
From The42
# Breach

Wales under investigation for allegedly breaching World Cup regulations

Sep 24th 2015, 9:11 AM 12,377 Views 16 Comments

A number of back-up players from outside Warren Gatland’s 31-man squad trained with the side yesterday.

# breach - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

The HSE divulged salary details of one of their employees to a person 'who asked for them'
# Obliging
# Obliging

The HSE divulged salary details of one of their employees to a person 'who asked for them'

Jun 23rd 2015, 12:12 PM 23,368 Views 15 Comments

There was a nearly 50% jump in data breaches notified to the data protection commissioner Helen Dixon in 2014.

# breach - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

There were 24 data breaches in Joan Burton's department this year
# Social Protection
# Social Protection

There were 24 data breaches in Joan Burton's department this year

Dec 30th 2014, 8:25 PM 10,184 Views 14 Comments

Most of the cases were due to “genuine error”, the Tánaiste said.

# breach - Monday 24 November, 2014

Ex-Garda working as a PI illegally obtained info from PULSE
# Data Breach
# Data Breach

Ex-Garda working as a PI illegally obtained info from PULSE

Nov 24th 2014, 6:01 PM 14,499 Views 0 Comments

Information from PULSE and from the ESB was provided to the investigator, who was trying to trace people for a number of credit unions.

# breach - Friday 10 October, 2014

Hackers access 100,000 Snapchat photos and they're preparing to leak them
# Privacy Breach
# Privacy Breach

Hackers access 100,000 Snapchat photos and they're preparing to leak them

Oct 10th 2014, 6:32 PM 25,030 Views 16 Comments

The collection includes a large amount of child pornography, including many videos sent between teenagers.

# breach - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

US Secret Service chief resigns over security breaches
# Gone
# Gone

US Secret Service chief resigns over security breaches

Oct 1st 2014, 10:47 PM 12,476 Views 10 Comments

Julia Pierson had only taken up her post 18 months ago after a prostitution scandal erupted within the agency

# breach - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

The 5 ministers whose special advisers still breach the government's €92k pay cap
# Sound Advice
# Sound Advice

The 5 ministers whose special advisers still breach the government's €92k pay cap

Aug 13th 2014, 7:15 AM 13,011 Views 27 Comments

The government’s breach of its own pay ceiling for advisers has been controversial in recent years.

# breach - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Less than half of political parties accounting units have made their donation returns
# Disclosure
# Disclosure

Less than half of political parties accounting units have made their donation returns

Mar 25th 2014, 7:41 PM 5,803 Views 14 Comments

The Commission plans to name and shame the political party accounting units that fail to submit their return on time.

# breach - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Breach on new driving licence website affects 721 people
# Driving Licence
# Driving Licence

Breach on new driving licence website affects 721 people

Nov 12th 2013, 9:40 PM 27,881 Views 70 Comments

The ‘Contact Us’ form on the new website was not refreshing as quickly as it should have and so details of users remained when the next users went to fill it in.

# breach - Friday 18 October, 2013

Armed US plane landed at Shannon 'in error'
# US Military
# US Military

Armed US plane landed at Shannon 'in error'

Oct 18th 2013, 8:59 AM 28,220 Views 220 Comments

Shannonwatch said it is difficult to believe that a breach of this kind was an administrative error.

# breach - Monday 7 October, 2013

Eleven breaches of patient data at HSE hospitals in six months
# Confidential
# Confidential

Eleven breaches of patient data at HSE hospitals in six months

Oct 7th 2013, 10:48 PM 12,477 Views 35 Comments

The HSE said breaches could have included the placing of a referral letter in the wrong chart or the a document sent to a person with the same name as a patient.

# breach - Monday 1 July, 2013

Childcare providers who breach regulations could be fined €100,000
# Children
# Children

Childcare providers who breach regulations could be fined €100,000

Jul 1st 2013, 6:55 PM 4,044 Views 10 Comments

An amendment bill tabled by Fianna Fáil would see the fines being brought into place.

# breach - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Deals website hit by major security breach
# LivingSocial
# LivingSocial

Deals website hit by major security breach

Apr 27th 2013, 1:45 PM 14,138 Views 12 Comments

LivingSocial said names, email addresses, dates of birth and encrypted passwords were all accessed in the security breach.

# breach - Friday 5 April, 2013

Police warn public about missing sex offender
# Sex Offender
# Sex Offender

Police warn public about missing sex offender

Apr 5th 2013, 4:09 PM 24,906 Views 37 Comments

Police are appealing to Joseph McCabe to hand himself in – and are warning the public not to approach him.

# breach - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Explainer: what do this week’s password leaks mean for you?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: what do this week’s password leaks mean for you?

Jun 9th 2012, 10:30 AM 3,243 Views 10 Comments

What exactly does ‘hashed’ and ‘salted’ mean? And after breaches for LinkedIn, eHarmony and Last.fm this week, how can you make your password stronger?

# breach - Friday 13 January, 2012

Fishing vessel detained by Naval Service
# Fishing
# Fishing

Fishing vessel detained by Naval Service

Jan 13th 2012, 12:51 PM 2,333 Views 26 Comments

The British registered boat allegedly breached fishing regulations.

# breach - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Private photos of Mark Zuckerberg emerge after Facebook security breach
# Security Flaw
# Security Flaw

Private photos of Mark Zuckerberg emerge after Facebook security breach

Dec 7th 2011, 2:19 PM 8,584 Views 19 Comments

The social network says that the bug, which allowed users’ private photos to be accessed, has since been fixed.

# breach - Saturday 11 December, 2010

'No risk of identity theft' after GAA data breach
# GAA
# GAA

'No risk of identity theft' after GAA data breach

Dec 11th 2010, 10:20 AM 808 Views 0 Comments

The Data Protection Commissioner says people need not worry after the details of over 501,000 GAA members were leaked.

# breach - Friday 10 December, 2010

Man arrested as GAA admit members' data compromised
# Breach
From The42
# Breach

Man arrested as GAA admit members' data compromised

Dec 10th 2010, 2:14 PM 534 Views 0 Comments

Discs containing sensitive personal details were breached, Croke Park admits.