Tags Equifax

Misconfigured server exposed half of all Brazilian taxpayer ID numbers, report says

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 5 days ago

Researchers haven't been able to identify the database owners and warn that any determined cyber-actor wouldn't miss such a large prize.

House panel: Equifax breach was ‘entirely preventable’

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 days ago

Proactive security measures and better IT leadership would have done the job, congressional investigators say.

Equifax fined maximum penalty under 1998 UK data protection law

by Greg Otto • 3 months ago

The fine amounts to $664,000.

New critical vulnerability exposes Apache Struts instances to remote attacks

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 4 months ago

Update your Apache Struts instances now.

Equifax CISO Jamil Farshchi's three-act, 'shared fate' security plan

by Greg Otto • 5 months ago

In an exclusive interview with CyberScoop, Farshchi describes how he wants to secure Equifax and instill the idea that cybersecurity doesn't fall to the IT division.

Former Equifax employee charged with insider trading over 2017 data breach

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 6 months ago

It's the second time a former employee has been charged with selling off stock prior the public announcement of the company's massive data breach.

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