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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

Find out what Apple knows about you

You already know that your online activity is constantly being tracked. Online shopping, completing surveys, and participating in social media are all ways companies...
Happening Now June 24, 2019

Hacker steals financial data from online food delivery service - check your accounts

Year to date, billions of records have been exposed in various data breaches. They impact every type of business and organization, from retailers to...
Happening Now June 20, 2019

Dating apps expose millions of sensitive records

If you're using or planning to use a dating app, think again. The security of your personal information could be compromised. A non-password protected...
Happening Now May 31, 2019

Facebook helps advertisers target you based on your credit score

Facebook’s at it again. Now you have to be careful about what you share on Facebook because it could let advertisers guess your credit...
Happening Now May 29, 2019

How much of your Facebook profile can be seen by strangers? This popular feature is back

Let’s hope security is better this time around. Facebook has brought back most of a popular feature that was the target of a massive...
Happening Now May 17, 2019

Facebook (finally) blocks quizzes that mine your personal info

What's your spirit animal? Which soda flavor defines you? Those silly Facebook quizzes have been putting your personal data at risk for years. We've...
Happening Now April 30, 2019

Data breach exposes hundreds of thousands of patient records

If you just finished checking to make sure your data was still safe after the most recent breach, it's time to check again. This...
Happening Now March 22, 2019

Thousands of sensitive medical records exposed

Our private medical records are some of the most important and personal information out there. Companies who handle this data are required by law...
Happening Now March 19, 2019

Watch out for 'ghost' tax return preparers

No one gets out of doing taxes - it's just a fact of life. Well, criminals know this fact as well, and as we...
Happening Now February 27, 2019
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