Equifax Equifax to pay up to £561m to settle multiple data breach complaints

US credit rating agency Equifax has reportedly agreed to pay up to $700m (£561m) to the Federal Trade Commission and …

News Equifax data breach may have affected 65,000 Gloucestershire residents

Thousands of Gloucestershire residents may have suffered the loss of their personal data such as names, dates of birth, addresses, …

News Equifax fined £500,000 by ICO for failing to prevent massive data breach

The Information Commissioner's Office today announced it has levied a fine of £500,000 on U.S. credit reference agency Equifax for …

Information Security Equifax data breach compromised more customer details than initially revealed

A massive data breach that the U.S. credit rating agency Equifax suffered last year may have compromised more personal information …

Information Security Equifax probe put in cold storage under new CPFB director: Reuters

The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has put on hold a full-scale investigation into how Equifax failed to protect personal …

Information Security Equifax still holds onto plum contract with IRS, five months after hack

They said 2018 would be the year cyber security went from being an industry issue to being a consumer issue. …

Cyber security A year in cyber security: looking back at 2017

TEISS Head of Consulting Jeremy Swinfen Green looks back at 2017 – and takes a peek into next year. If …

News Equifax’ website served fraudulent Adobe Flash updates before being taken down

Equifax' credit report assistance page had to be taken down after it was revealed that hackers had flooded it with …

News Equifax data breach: File containing details of 15.2m Brits lost to hackers

The Equifax data breach compromised personal information of nearly twice as many British citizens than the credit rating agency initially …

News Equifax wins IRS’ identity verification contract despite suffering massive data breach

Days after suffering a catastrophic data breach, US credit rating agency Equifax has won a contract by the IRS to …

News Equifax update: Chiefs step down, 400,000 Brits affected

Following a massive data breach that took place earlier this month, Equifax' CIO and CSO have stepped down from their …

News Major spike in credit card fraud cases following Equifax data breach

Credit card fraud in the US saw a 15% jump in the US after hackers got their hands on credit …