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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

Bitcoin miner NiceHash reports hack, theft of its 'wallet' - USA TODAY

USA TODAYBitcoin miner NiceHash reports hack, theft of its 'wallet'USA TODAYTOKYO – The Slovenian-based bitcoin miner NiceHash says it is investigating a security breach and the .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 7th, 2017

A cybercriminal"s guide to protecting your identity

In September, Equifax announced a major security breach that exposed the personal information for about half of U.S. adults......»»

Category: topSource: cnnNov 28th, 2017

Equifax faces class action lawsuit

A class action lawsuit filed against Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) claims that criminals have started using the information gleaned from July's massive consumer data breach. The Washington Post reports that a lawsuit, Allen et al v. Equifax, filed in Atlan.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2017

Fashion retailer Forever 21 reports payment card security breach

(Reuters) - Fashion retailer Forever 21 said on Tuesday there had been unauthorized access to data from payment cards used at certain of its stores......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 14th, 2017

Tenable CEO doesn"t think much of the Equifax, Yahoo cyber breach explanations

Tenable Network Security Inc. CEO Amit Yoran has a visceral SMH reaction to the recent “WTF moment” of Equifax CEO Richard Smith's congressional testimony about the mind-boggling data breach at his credit reporting company, as well as last week.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2017

Acting DHS chief denies White House pressured her to rescind immigration protections

Thomson ReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke on Friday denied reports that White House Chief of S.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 12th, 2017

Equifax to report post-hack financial results after market close

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Equifax Inc reports quarterly financial results on Thursday, after the market close, for the first time since disclosing it was the target of a massive data breach that exposed deeply sensitive information on 145.5 million people......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 9th, 2017

Sen. Ron Wyden: Republicans Gave Away Your Right to Fight Corrupt Banks

Wall Street doesn’t need extra help from Congress. In the wake of the Equifax security breach, Wells Fargo customer abuses, and other Wall Street ripoffs, Senate Republicans could have responded by movi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 5th, 2017

Liz Weston: Equifax hack isn"t over _ more risks ahead

Long after the Equifax breach was announced, people were still struggling to freeze their credit reports as credit bureau websites failed, lured people to look-alike products or even redirected visitors to download malicious software......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 30th, 2017

Security Info on Queen Elizabeth II and Government Ministers From U.K."s Busiest Airport "Found in Street"

Heathrow Airport has launched an investigation following reports of a sensitive data breach......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 30th, 2017

Equifax Ignored Warning of Breach, Says Researcher

Bad to worse. A security researcher claims to have warned Equifax of major vulnerabilities to its computer systems last December. If true, this contradicts the company’s claim to have only learned about the.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 26th, 2017

Practical advice for dealing with the Equifax data breach

On the Thursday after Labor Day, more than 145 million Americans woke to the news that their names, Social Security numbers, addresses, driver’s license numbers, credit card numbers, and other data may have been stolen by hackers from a website run.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 20th, 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