Other stories about Equifax

Bug reveals your credit info to strangers on the web

A well-known credit monitoring company experienced what it's calling a glitch. That "glitch" allowed people to see strangers' credit reports and in some cases...
Happening Now August 17, 2019

You're not getting much from Equifax -- here's how to change your choice

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is continuing to encourage consumers affected by the Equifax data breach to choose free credit monitoring instead of cash....
Happening Now August 6, 2019

Beware of fake Equifax claims websites trying to scam you

Millions of Americans want in on the Equifax $425 million settlement, obviously. That, of course, is bringing out the scam artists. Fake websites are...
Happening Now August 1, 2019

Report says outdated way 4 U.S. agencies verify ID could lead to fraud

After the massive Equifax breach in 2017, over 145 million Americans' data was leaked to every corner of the web -- making it easy...
Happening Now June 15, 2019

Equifax collects salary data on you, how to check and dispute your records

After Equifax's latest data breach, which affected over 150 million users, there seems to be some information most of us didn't even know they...
Happening Now October 14, 2018

Data breach bigger than Equifax - 340 million personal records exposed

After the massive Equifax breach that exposed nearly 143 million Americans' critical data, it's hard to think of a breach that could be larger...
Happening Now June 28, 2018

New chart shows all Equifax breach stolen info

It's been months since the massive Equifax data breach was revealed to the public. It's the largest personal information breach in history and it...
Happening Now May 13, 2018

Equifax breach exposed millions of driver’s licenses, passports, phone numbers, and emails

It's been months since the massive Equifax data breach was revealed to the public. It's the largest personal information breach in history and it affects...
Happening Now May 9, 2018

Protecting your bank account in the wake of data breaches

The name “Equifax” now sends shivers down our spines. The company we once trusted to handle our credit scores has become a pariah of...
Columns April 18, 2018

Keyboard app caught collecting users’ data after 31M records leaked online

Have you downloaded a keyboard app lately? They are handy and make typing so much easier. But this popular app left 31 million people's...
Happening Now December 8, 2017
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