Mathew J. Schwartz

Mathew J. Schwartz

Executive Editor, DataBreachToday & Europe

Schwartz is an award-winning journalist with two decades of experience in magazines, newspapers and electronic media. He has covered the information security and privacy sector throughout his career. Before joining Information Security Media Group in 2014, where he now serves as the Executive Editor, DataBreachToday and for European news coverage, Schwartz was the information security beat reporter for InformationWeek and a frequent contributor to DarkReading, amongst other publications. He lives in Scotland.


DDoS Attacker Targeted Banks, Police, Former Employer

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  January 23, 2018

Equifax Breach Victims: UK Count Goes Up

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  January 22, 2018

Ransomware: Why Some Victims With Backups Still Pay

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  January 19, 2018

Intel Confirms Fresh Spectre, Meltdown Patch Problems

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  January 18, 2018

Bitcoin-Amassing AlphaBay Drug Barons Get US Prison Time

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  January 18, 2018

Anatomy of a Cryptocurrency Phishing Campaign

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  January 17, 2018

NotPetya: From Russian Intelligence, With Love

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  January 16, 2018

Fancy Bear Targets US Senate, Security Researchers Warn

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  January 15, 2018

Spectre Reversal: AMD Confirms Chips Have Flaws

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  January 12, 2018

Patch Now or Risk GDPR Fines Later, Regulator Warns

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  January 11, 2018