Equifax

How a Few People Took Equifax to Small Claims Court Over Its Data Breach and Won

1 day ago   |   NY Times

After 145 million Americans' financial information was exposed last year, some of them won cases against the credit reporting agency in local courts.
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Equifax names former IBM Watson exec as new CTO

7 days ago   |   ZDnet

Bryson Koehler previously served as the CTO of Watson and IBM Cloud Platform.
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The role of blockchain in GDPR compliance

The role of blockchain in GDPR compliance

15 days ago   |   TechRadar

GDPR's recent entering into force is a breath of fresh air for consumers (once the seemingly endless stream of ‘updated privacy policy' emails dries up). The legislation has...
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Identify Network Vulnerabilities with this Supercharged Cybersecurity Bundle

Identify Network Vulnerabilities with this Supercharged Cybersecurity Bundle

22 days ago   |   MobileSyrup   |   2 articles

Yahoo. Equifax. Facebook. These three industry giants are just a few victims of major data breaches within the last couple years. With your private data becoming increasingly...
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IDG Contributor Network: How remastering data for GDPR improves customer service

23 days ago   |   InfoWorld

The recent Equifax breach left millions of consumers wondering not only if their personal data was at risk, but also what data Equifax had about them in the first place. In a...
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Surprise.Credit Freezes Will Now Be Free

28 days ago   |   Forbes

Following the Equifax data breach, credit freezes are now free.
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Learn How to Secure Private Data in Office 365

Learn How to Secure Private Data in Office 365

1 month ago   |   MobileSyrup

In 2018, security is more important than ever. With data breaches occurring against major organizations such as Yahoo, Equifax, and even Facebook in quick succession, it pays...
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I'm sure the former Equifax lawyer now investigating Equifax will be completely unbiased

I'm sure the former Equifax lawyer now investigating Equifax will be completely unbiased

1 month ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport

It's kind of a sad in-joke at this point that there's a revolving door in Washington between corporations and the federal watchdogs that are supposed to oversee them, but...
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Open-source vulnerabilities plague enterprise codebase systems

1 month ago   |   ZDnet

Vulnerabilities including the bug reportedly responsible for Equifax's data breach are still common elements of open-source systems used in the enterprise.
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Industry Lawyer Expected to Head F.T.C. Consumer Protection

1 month ago   |   NY Times

The possible appointment of Andrew Smith, who represented Facebook, Uber and Equifax and others, raised the prospect of frequent recusals from investigations.
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