100 Million Quora Accounts Hacked

Question and answer site Quora announced a data breach that affected about 100 million users’ accounts. The hacked information included ...
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USPS Suffers Accidental Data Breach Exposing 60 Million Users

The term “data breach” serves as a catch-all word for any kind of event in which someone entrusted with information—usually ...
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US State Department Suffers Data Breach

A recent discovery on an internal message board may be a little unsettling: according to Politico, who discovered the internal ...
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How Data Breaches Have Impacted The IRS

At one point not too long ago, the IRS was reportedly issuing billions of dollars each year in fraudulent tax ...
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Popular Textbook and Tutoring Service, Chegg, Hit by Data Breach

There are a lot of ways data breaches can occur; some are accidental, others are the work of “inside job” ...
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New Facebook Security Breach Compromises 50M Users’ Accounts

Today, Facebook announced a recently discovered security breach that relied on an open vulnerability in the platform’s coding. The “View ...
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Payment Card Data Breaches Are Still a Problem

With all of the high-tech hacking, malware attacks that cripple entire networks, and new ways to steal or fabricate someone’s ...
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T-Mobile Breach Shows Phone Numbers Are Valuable to Identity Thieves

For quite some time, Social Security numbers have been called the “Holy Grail” of personally identifiable information. With access to ...
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Equifax After the Fact: One Year Later

Identity Theft Resource Center® Sees Major Consumer Impacts One Year After the Equifax Breach. Read the full report here. For decades, ...
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Comcast Xfinity Vulnerability Left Addresses, SSNs Exposed

When new technology comes along, it might take a matter of years or only a matter of days for a ...
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