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In December 2011, AntiSec member "sup_g" (alleged by the U.S. government to be Jeremy Hammond) and others hacked Stratfor, a U.S.-based intelligence company, vandalizing its web page and publishing 30,000 credit card numbers from its databases. AntiSec later released millions of the company's e-mails to Wikileaks. Arrests and trials
This is a list of data breaches, using data compiled from various sources, including press reports, government news releases, and mainstream news articles.The list includes those involving the theft or compromise of 30,000 or more records, although many smaller breaches occur continually.
One of the UK's biggest electronics retailers, Maplin, goes into administration after talks with potential buyers fail to secure a sale. An earthquake of magnitude 3.2 and depth of 4 km hits Mosser, Cumbria. It is felt in Grasmere, Kendal, Cockermouth and Keswick and is the second earthquake to hit the United Kingdom within two weeks.