House committee says Equifax data breach was 'entirely preventable'
Mismanagement, outdated tech and basic security steps were to blame.
An early test of the GDPR: taking on data brokers
Credit agencies and ad-tech companies also accused of personal data misuse.
Equifax faces £500,000 fine in the UK over massive data breach
UK authorities found the company's efforts in protecting their citizens' data lacking.
Equifax confirms data breach included driver's licenses and passports
The info included passports, driver's licenses and tax documents.
Senate set to approve bill that would make credit freezes free
The regulation was proposed in response to last year’s Equifax breach.
Equifax finds another 2.4 million people affected by its data breach
Their names and partial driver’s license information were stolen.
How security became more important than convenience
It's still the reverse for Equifax, though.
Equifax breach may have exposed more data than first thought
Tax and driver's license info may have been involved.
32 senators want to know if US regulators halted Equifax probe
They wrote a letter to the director following reports of stalling.