Equifax Signed Contract With IRS In SeptemberThe no-bid contract is for Equifax to provide the IRS with taxpayer and personal identity verification services.
3 Billion Yahoo! Accounts Breached In 2013Yahoo! has tripled down on what was already the largest data breach in history, saying that it affected all 3 billion of the accounts on its service, and not only the 1 billion accounts that it revealed late last year.
Equifax: 2.5 Million More Americans May Be Affected By HackCredit report company Equifax said Monday that an additional 2.5 million Americans may have been affected by the massive security breach of its systems.
Whole Foods Says Customer Payment Information Was HackedWhole Foods says the credit and debit card information of customers who bought meals or drinks at its in-store restaurants or bars have been exposed to hackers.
Report: Former Equifax CEO To Get $90 Mil Severance Following Data BreachEquifax CEO Richard Smith will reportedly collect a $90 million severance package after stepping down from his position following the company's massive data breach that affected up to 143 million U.S. customers.
Equifax Dumps CEO After Damaging Data BreachCredit reporting agency Equifax is ousting CEO Richard Smith in an effort to clean up the mess left by a damaging data breach that exposed the highly sensitive information of about 143 million Americans.
Equifax Victims May Face Hassle Buying New iPhoneApple fans who froze their credit after the Equifax data breach may end up with another hassle on their hands if they try to get one of the new iPhone X devices that can cost more than $1,000.
In Wake Of Equifax Breach, What To Do To Safeguard Your InfoIt may be time that you take more extreme measures to lock down your credit information. The strongest possible option a person can take immediately is placing a credit freeze on your credit files.
Target Agrees To Pay $18.5 Million Over Data BreachThe breach affected more than 41 million customer payment card accounts, along with contact information for more than 60 million customers.
Verizon Wanted $925 Million Discount For Yahoo!Verizon demanded a $925 million discount on its acquisition of Yahoo!'s online services to help offset the damage from the biggest data breaches in internet history. It ultimately settled on a $350 million concession.
Yahoo Suffers World's Biggest Hack Affecting 1 Billion UsersYahoo has discovered a security breach that enabled a hacker to compromise more than 1 billion user accounts, breaking the company's own humiliating record for the biggest security breach in history.
More Than 1,000,000 Google Accounts Hit By MalwareResearchers say more than one million Google accounts have been breached by malware that infiltrated older Android devices.
Verizon Says Yahoo! Data Breach Had "Material" ImpactVerizon's top lawyer said that the company now has reason to believe that the recently disclosed Yahoo! data breach has a "material" impact on Verizon's pending $4.8 billion acquisition deal.
Some Yahoo! Users Find It Hard To Leave After BreachYahoo! Mail's automatic email forwarding was disabled at the beginning of the month, leaving those who want to ditch the service after recent hacking and surveillance revelations struggling to switch.
Verizon: Call Records Of 'Fewer Than 500' Customers BreachedA Verizon Wireless spokeswoman says it appears that "fewer than 500 customers" had their private information accessed in 2014 in a federal computer breach case involving a former technician.