Computer And Data Security

The last straw? Uber loyalists tested by string of scandals

Nov 23, 2017

Scandals chase away some customers from Uber, but service keeps others hanging on

The Latest: States investigate Uber over massive data breach

Nov 22, 2017

More U.S. states say they're investigating Uber over the ride-hailing company's massive data breach

Uber customers torn between scandals and service

Nov 22, 2017

Scandals chase away some customers from Uber, but service keeps others hanging on

Uber reveals cover-up of hack affecting 57M riders, drivers

Nov 22, 2017

Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered ride-hailing service's customers and drivers

Equifax apologizes again, lays out costs going forward

Nov 10, 2017

Equifax lays out costs as it attempts to stabilize the company in the wake of a massive data breach

Senators bewildered by Equifax contract with IRS after hack

Oct 4, 2017

It's a contract that bewilders even senators _ the credit reporting company Equifax has received a $7 million-plus contract with the IRS to validate the identify of taxpayers communicating with the agency.

Yahoo: 3 billion accounts breached in 2013. Yes, 3 billion

Oct 3, 2017

Yahoo has tripled down on what was already the largest data breach in history, saying it affected all 3 billion of its users, not the 1 billion it revealed late last year

Lawmakers grill former Equifax chairman over data breach

Oct 3, 2017

House Republicans and Democrats have grilled Equifax's former chief executive over the massive data hack of the personal information of 145 million Americans, calling the company's response inadequate as consumers struggle to deal with the breach

The Latest: Equifax signed contract with IRS in September

Oct 3, 2017

The company at the center of the biggest breach of personal information just signed a contract with the federal government to provide, well, personal information

Equifax: 2.5 million more Americans may be affected by hack

Oct 2, 2017

Equifax says additional 2.5 million Americans may be affected by massive security breach, bringing total to 145.5 million people