Hacking


Equifax Should Be a Public Utility

Will Equifax finally be the one? Will this summer’s data breach involving 143 million of the credit bureau’s U.S. customers finally generate enough fear and outrage to cause Congress, the…

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Key Equifax Executives Departing After Huge Data Breach

Equifax announced late Friday that its chief information officer and chief security officer would leave the company immediately, following the enormous breach of 143 million Americans’ personal information. The credit…

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Yahoo Must Face Litigation by Data-Breach Victims

Yahoo must face nationwide litigation brought on behalf of well over one billion users who said their personal information was compromised in three massive data breaches, a federal judge ruled.…

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U.K. Parliament Hit by ‘Sustained’ Cyberattack

The U.K. Parliament was hit by a “sustained and determined” cyberattack on Saturday designed to identify weak email passwords, just over a month after a ransomware worm crippled parts of…

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