Tags Equifax

Equifax fined maximum penalty under 1998 UK data protection law

by Greg Otto • 4 days ago

The fine amounts to $664,000.

New critical vulnerability exposes Apache Struts instances to remote attacks

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 month ago

Update your Apache Struts instances now.

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

by Greg Otto • 2 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 • 3 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.

Capitol Hill staffers learn what really happens when there's a data breach

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

To try to demystify the data-breach discussion on Capitol Hill, cybersecurity firm FireEye held a quiet training session for roughly 40 Senate and House staffers last month.

Over 10,000 companies downloading software vulnerable to Equifax hack

by Mark Satter • 5 months ago

Unpatched Apache Struts instances are still out there in large quantities.