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Equifax denies reports of new security breach

Equifax is investigating whether it has been hacked again, just weeks after the credit reporting agency revealed sensitive consumer data on 145 million Americans were stolen, sparking fear and outrage among consumers and government officials......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 12th, 2017

Equifax Web-Page Goes Offline Amid Reports Of New Breach

Equifax has taken one of its web pages offline as its security team looks into reports of another potential cyber breach, the credit reporting company, which recently disclosed a hack that compromised .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 12th, 2017

Equifax takes web page offline amid fears of new cyber attack

Equifax Inc has taken one of its web pages offline as its security team looks into reports of another potential cyber breach......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 12th, 2017

Equifax takes down customer support webpage after report of a new hack (EFX)

Thomson ReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) - Equifax Inc said on Thursday it has taken one of its customer help web pages offline as its security team looks into reports of another potential cyber breach at the credit reporting company, which recently.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2017

Equifax CEO"s apology fails to reassure investors

Equifax stock plunged despite the company's CEO annoucing changes after a security breach that may have exposed the data of up to 143 million people. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 13th, 2017

Security Breaches Up 2.8% So Far in 2017

The mega breach was at Equifax while a large breach was at Sonic, which exposed more than 5 million records......»»

Category: topSource: barronsOct 16th, 2017

IRS Puts That Equifax Contract on Hold After Huge Security Breach

Having second thoughts. The Internal Revenue .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 13th, 2017

IRS suspends its contract with Equifax amid new security concerns

The IRS has temporarily suspended its $7 million contract with Equifax following reports of new security issues......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 13th, 2017

Equifax Malware Reports Cause Firm to Remove ‘Hacked’ Page as Lawmaker Proposes Crackdown

Company addresses yet another security threa.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 13th, 2017

Equifax goes offline after reports of new hack attack

Following Equifax’s massive server breach, now reports of a new hack has the credit monitoring site scrambling. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@FantasticMrNate) reports.  .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 12th, 2017

JPMorgan Chase & Co. not seeing any impact from Equifax fraud

During a third-quarter earnings call for JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM), CFO Marianne Lake noted that the bank was “not seeing a significant impact” from the Equifax (NYSE:EFX) security breach......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 12th, 2017

Was Equifax Hacked Again?

Security analyst notes curious redirect to what appears to be adware. While Equifax continues to deal with the fallout of the massive data breach it announced in September, a security expert is ra.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 12th, 2017

After the Equifax breach, this is how many people have checked their credit

Many still haven't checked their credit scores or reports.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2017

Want to Ditch Social Security Numbers? Try Blockchain - Bloomberg

BloombergWant to Ditch Social Security Numbers? Try BlockchainBloombergIn the wake of the huge Equifax data breach, which compromised the personal information of 145.5 million U.S. consumers, the Trump adm.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 9th, 2017

Equifax Says 2.5 Million More People May Have Been Affected by Security Breach

That brings the total up to 145.5 million people (NEW YORK) — Credit report company Equifax is now saying an additional 2.5 million Americans may hav.....»»

Category: topSource: timeOct 5th, 2017

Equifax aftermath: Now do we need to dump Social Security numbers? - Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressEquifax aftermath: Now do we need to dump Social Security numbers?Detroit Free PressThe Equifax data breach has generated a brand new, startling buzz: Do we really need to figure out a way to stop using Social Security .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 5th, 2017

Is it time to dump the Social Security number?

The Trump administration is exploring ways to replace the use of Social Security numbers as the main method of assuring people’s identities in the wake of consumer credit agency Equifax Inc.’s massive data breach......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 4th, 2017

How Equifax Breach Could Cost US Consumers $4.1 Billion

The three big credit reporting agencies could get a windfall of $4.1 billion in revenues as U.S. consumers freeze their credit reports following the Equifax breach. Can Congress gin up the will to........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 4th, 2017

Equifax grilling; Google phone; Spain in turmoil

1. Equifax grilling: Equifax will be on Capitol Hill on Wednesday for a second day of hearings over its massive security breach......»»

Category: topSource: moneyOct 4th, 2017

Former Equifax chief says "I"m sorry"

The former Chairman and CEO of Equifax apologized repeatedly at a congressional hearing for the theft of millions of people's personal data in a hacking breach. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 3rd, 2017

Former Equifax CEO: "I take full responsibility"

Richard Smith, the former CEO of Equifax, testifies on Tuesday before Congress about the massive security breach......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 3rd, 2017