Equifax: Names, Addresses, Driver's Licenses Were All Stolen In BreachAccording to the release, 99 million Americans had their addresses stolen. 20.3 million people had their phone numbers hacked and 17.6 million drivers had their license information taken.
Company Formerly Known As Yahoo Pays $35M Fine Over 2014 HackThe company formerly known as Yahoo is paying a $35 million fine to resolve federal regulators' charges that the online pioneer deceived investors by failing to disclose one of the biggest data breaches in internet history.
FTC: Uber Suffered Large Data Breach In 2016Federal investigators criticized ride-sharing giant Uber Thursday for failing to disclose that it had a large data breach in 2016 while it was already under investigation by the Federal Trade Commission.
Mired In Distrust, Facebook Users Lie On Profiles, Put Tape On Cameras After Cambridge Analytica BreachFor some Facebook users, the Cambridge Analytica data breach has further intensified their distrust of the platform.
Under Armour Data Breach Affects 150M MyFitnessPal App UsersUnder Armour says around 150 million users of its MyFitnessPal fitness and nutrition app and website affected by a data security breach.
Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Apologizes For Data Privacy ScandalFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg finally apologized Wednesday evening for weaknesses in the social network's policies that enabled an app to gain access to the personal information of 50 million users without their consent.
Data Breach At Fresno State Possibly Impacts 15,000 PeopleA data breach at Fresno State University may have compromised the personal data of up to 15,000 people, the school announced Tuesday.
New Lawsuit Says Uber Broke Law By Covering Up Massive Data BreachPennsylvania joins other US Attorneys General and is suing Uber, saying it broke state law when it failed to notify thousands of drivers for a year that hackers stole their personal information.
Former Yahoo CEO Grilled By Congress About Security BreachFormer Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has told lawmakers that the threat from state-sponsored hackers has changed the playing field so dramatically that even the best-defended companies can fall victim.
Equifax Says It Had A Security Breach Earlier This YearEquifax, under pressure from a massive data breach, says it had a separate incident earlier this year.
Russian Agents Charged In Massive Yahoo Data BreachTwo Russian intelligence agents and two hackers have been charged in a devastating breach at Yahoo that affected at least a half billion user accounts.