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October 2, 2017
Equifax says 2.5 million more may have been swept up in massive data breach
October 2, 2017 - 5:18pm
September 26, 2017
The Equifax offices in Atlanta, Sept. 12, 2017. The chances that Equifax or its executives see significant criminal or civil penalties are low in the hack that exposed the sensitive personal information of as many as 143 million Americans, because of the nature of the attack and a quirk of regulation. Copyright 2017 The New York Times
Equifax CEO Richard Smith steps down amid hacking scandal
September 26, 2017 - 1:16pm
September 13, 2017
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-ND, speaks at a news conference June 21, 2016, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., to unveil a compromise proposal on gun control measures. Yuri Gripas / Reuters
'Somebody needs to go to jail' after Equifax data breach, Heitkamp says
September 13, 2017 - 8:29am
May 30, 2017
REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
Dine at Chipotle recently? If so, you might want to check your bank statement
May 30, 2017 - 1:16pm
December 14, 2016
Yahoo Mail logo is displayed on a smartphone's screen in front of code in this illustration picture. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo
Yahoo data breach likely includes 1 billion stolen birthdates, passwords
December 14, 2016 - 5:18pm
September 22, 2016
A Yahoo messenger logo is displayed on a monitor in this photo illustration shot April 16, 2013.  REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photoplay button
Yahoo reveals what hackers may have accessed in 2014
September 22, 2016 - 2:41pm
December 19, 2015
Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton (L) and Bernie Sanders (R) smile at the crowd following the First in the South Presidential Candidates Forum held at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina November 6, 2015. REUTERS/Chris Keane
After data breach fight, Clinton and Sanders face off at Democratic debate
December 19, 2015 - 4:00pm
August 18, 2015
Customers shop in the pharmacy department of a Target store in the Brooklyn borough of New York in this June 15, 2015 file photo. Target Corp reports its Q2 results this week. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/Files
Target reaches agreement with Visa over data breach
August 18, 2015 - 9:12pm
July 21, 2015
The homepage of the Ashley Madison website is displayed on an iPad, in this photo illustration taken in Ottawa, Canada July 21, 2015. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
Cheating website relieved it is not being judged after hack
July 21, 2015 - 7:45pm
July 10, 2015
U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Director Katherine Archuleta testifies before a hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee concerning a recently revealed data breach affecting millions of federal employees' personal data, on Capitol Hill in Washington June 23, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S personnel agency chief resigns over massive data breach
July 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
June 23, 2015
A map of China is seen through a magnifying glass on a computer screen showing binary digits in Singapore, in this January 2, 2014 file illustration photo. REUTERS/Edgar Su/Files
U.S. National Archives sees signs of computer 'compromise' at agency
June 23, 2015 - 4:15pm
June 21, 2015
A map of China is seen through a magnifying glass on a computer screen showing binary digits in Singapore, in this January 2, 2014 file illustration photo. REUTERS/Edgar Su/Files
Hunt for Deep Panda intensifies in trenches of U.S.-China cyberwar
June 21, 2015 - 6:45pm
June 19, 2015
A magnifying glass is held in front of a computer screen in this file picture illustration taken in Berlin May 21, 2013. Hackers broke into U.S. government computers, possibly compromising the personal data of 4 million current and former federal employees, and investigators were probing whether the culprits were based in China, U.S. officials said on June 4, 2015. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski/Files
China-linked hackers get sensitive U.S. defense and intelligence data
June 19, 2015 - 6:00pm
June 16, 2015
Feds launch investigation into allegations St. Louis Cardinals breaching data of rival team
June 16, 2015 - 11:01am
May 28, 2015
A general view of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) building in Washington May 27, 2015. Tax return information for about 100,000 U.S. taxpayers was illegally accessed by cyber criminals over the past four months, U.S. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said on Tuesday, the latest in a series of data thefts that have alarmed American consumers. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
FBI launches probe of U.S. taxpayer information theft
May 28, 2015 - 4:15pm