"This Week in Data" is a weekly infographic that aims to serve as a quick and easy way for our readers to catch up on the latest news about the people and organizations that are shaking up the world of big data, cloud computing, and all things data storage.
This week we saw a major breach that exposed the records of millions of federal employees in the U.S., a security researched rained on the parade of many iCloud users, and France is pushing for more extensive enforcement of its Right to be Forgotten law.
Check out the graphic below for all five stories, and scroll through the links at the bottom of the page if you want to get all the juicy details behind any of the headlines.
- Millions of US government workers hit by data breach
- Chinese Cyberattack on US Government Exposes Data on 4 Million Employees
- Serious iOS bug makes it easy to steal users' iCloud passwords
- iOS bug Puts iCloud Passwords at Risk
Airbus Control Data
- Report: Airbus transport crash caused by "wipe" of critical engine control data
- Fatal A400M crash linked to data-wipe mistake
Extending Right to be Forgotten
- Right to be Forgotten Should Extend Worldwide, According to France
- France tells Google: expand 'right to be forgotten,' or else