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Paulino do Rego Barros, Jr. (from left), interim Chief Executive Officer of Equifax, Inc., sitting with Richard Smith, former Chief Executive Officer ..
The sniper attacks that terrorized the Washington area 15 years ago caused a family that originally planned to build this house in the Merry-Go-Round ..
The UK’s digital minister has said the October 2016 data breach that Uber disclosed this week does affect UK users — though it’s still unclear how man..
The scenario that personal finance and credit experts feared most about the heist of consumer data from Equifax may already be underway: Criminals are..
Mortgage rates barely moved heading into the Thanksgiving holiday. According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-ra..
Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered rid..
In the 48 hours since the explosive revelations that Uber sustained a massive data breach in 2016, two separate proposed class-action lawsuits have be..
(In 11th paragraph, changes attribution to a single attorney, McNamara, instead of to two attorneys.) By Alison Frankel NEW YORK, Nov 22 (Reuters) - O..
Uber is reeling from a new controversy over revelations that the company tried to cover up a massive breach last year in which hackers pilfered inform..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million o..
SAN FRANCISCO - Uber is coming clean about its coverup of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the ..
FILE - In this March 15, 2017, file photo, a sign marks a pick-up point for the Uber car service at LaGuardia Airport in New York. Uber is coming clea..
Uber paid two hackers $100,000 to keep quiet about a massive data breach, current CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has admitted. Fifty-seven million driver and r..
Uber’s office in San Francisco. The company disclosed Tuesday it was the victim of a hack more than a year ago and that it fired its chief security of..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million o..
(Newser) – The bad news: Uber suffered a major hack one year ago that exposed the accounts of 57 million customers and drivers. The worse news: The co..
(Newser) – The bad news: Uber suffered a major hack one year ago that exposed the accounts of 57 million customers and drivers. The worse news: The co..
Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered rid..
A cyberattack exposed sensitive personal information belonging to tens of millions of Uber customers and drivers before the company hid the breach fro..
This file photo taken on March 25, 2015 shows an UBER application shown as cars drive by in Washington, DC. A driverless, electric car is only a swipe..
(Reuters) - Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW.N) on Monday reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit, as it benefited from robust demand f..
(Reuters) - Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW.N) on Monday reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit, as it benefited from robust demand f..
WASHINGTON, Nov 20 (Reuters) - The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Monday said it had fined Xerox Business Services, LLC, now known as Co..
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Mark McClain, Co-founder and CEO of Sailpoint Technologies Holdings rings the opening bell to celebrate his company's IPO at the New York Stock Exchan..
The House Energy and Commerce Committee has sent Equifax a long list of questions related to the breach that compromised more than 100 million people'..
There’s a new phone scam that could affect you, according to Washington’s KIRO 7 News. In addition to keeping your eyes open for calls that come from ..
20 years ago, few of us had more than a handful of online accounts. The same doesn’t hold true today. Think of all the email services, social media ne..
The federal agency charged with safeguarding consumers is in jeopardy. Richard Cordray, the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, anno..
Nov 15 (Reuters) - Experian Plc, the world’s biggest credit data company, reported a 6 percent rise in first-half operating profit, driven by growth a..
(Recasts with statement by SEC Chair Jay Clayton) By John McCrank NEW YORK, Nov 14 (Reuters) - The Chairman of the U.S. securities regulator said on T..
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock exchanges have requested the Securities and Exchange Commission delay the rollout of a massive new database aimed at h..
Consumer advocates and lawyers will converge on Capitol Hill on Wednesday to try to convey to lawmakers — particularly those in the Republican camp — ..
Sen. Mike Crapo, the Republican chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, announced a bipartisan deal Monday to free dozens of large financial institu..
Hackers are constantly trying to break into Google accounts, so Google researchers spent a year tracing how hackers steal passwords and expose them on..
(Reuters) - Travelers Cos Inc (TRV.N) plans to stick to its recent growth pace for sales of cyber insurance, which protects businesses against hacking..
Sen. Mike Crapo, the Republican chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, announced a bipartisan deal Monday to free dozens of large financial institu..
(Reuters) - Travelers Cos Inc (TRV.N) is not looking to expand its cyber insurance business and must be “respectful and prudent” about the risks invol..
A proposed tax that charges people as their startup equity vests instead of when they cash it out and actually have money to pay the taxes could wreck..
Data breaches have unfortunately become a fact of digital life and it appears they’re only getting bigger. In early September, Equifax Inc. (NYSE:) re..
On Thursday, the Federal Communications Commission will be voting to eliminate a number of restrictions on media ownership. The rules on the chopping ..
This July 21, 2012, file photo shows signage at the corporate headquarters of Equifax Inc. in Atlanta. Attacks launched by cybercriminals wreak havoc ..
ATLANTA -- The federal investigators looking into the breach that exposed personal information maintained by the Equifax credit report company are use..
A massive security breach that hit Equifax has cost the US credit bureau nearly $90 million so far, a figure that is set to rise further, its chief fi..
Equifax has not reached out to individuals affected by the breach personally — leaving questions about how many people could still be unaware that the..
___ Tax split between House, Senate poses a big challenge WASHINGTON (AP) — The House and Senate tax overhaul plans are broadly similar, but crucial d..
A day after posting sizeable profit declines due to a massive data breach, Equifax said it expects to incur related costs of between $60 million and $..
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday: J.C. Penney Co., up 42 cents to $3.17 The retailer said an important sales measurement grew ..
Equifax CEO Richard Smith testifies during a House hearing to examine the Equifax Data Breach in Washington, D.C. Despite his management, Smith retire..
Equifax apologized again Friday for its massive data breach and touted plans to build a new credit monitoring tool to give people more control over th..