Facebook rejects new allegation that it protected employees over users in 2018 breach
The plaintiffs say the company knew about the problem with "access tokens" for years and chose to protect its own employees before fixing the problem for users.
What Capital One's cybersecurity team did (and did not) get right
It's not great that a lone engineer was able to pull data from 106 million people. But this was far from Equifax 2.0.
Clues to the alleged Capital One hacker's crimes were all over the internet
Paige Thompson bragged about taking data from Capital One’s storage on Slack and Github, according to the FBI.
Capital One announces massive data breach; lone suspect arrested in Seattle
The breach affected approximately 100 million individuals in the United States and approximately 6 million in Canada.
New York updates its breach notification law in response to Equifax, GDPR
In the SHIELD Act, New York now has one of the most consumer friendly data protection laws in the country.
Hackers used password spraying to breach Citrix, investigation confirms
The unsophisticated technique gave the intruders access to two corporate drives for a “limited number of days,” Citrix's president says.