Incident Response

4 Credit Bureau Data Breaches that Predate the 2017 Equifax Hack

Equifax made headlines on September 7, 2017, when it announced its discovery of a data breach earlier in the year. In the security incident, computer criminals leveraged a “U.S. website application vulnerability” to view some of the consumer credit reporting agency’s files, access which helped them compromise 143 million U.S. consumers’ Social Security Numbers, dates...

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One in 10 UK Companies Lack an Incident Response Plan, Says Survey

The damage wrought by the WannaCry and NotPetya malware outbreaks highlights the importance of organizations taking steps to strengthen their digital security defenses. But in the shadow of such high-profile attacks, the state of organizations’ security postures remains unclear. Do most companies understand the importance of their information and data assets, for example, and do...

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