China's defense ministry asks U.S. to rescind Equifax hacking indictments China's defense ministry asked the United States on Thursday to correct its mistakes and rescind the indictments against four Chinese military personnel in the 2017 Equifax hacking case. Reuters - Published on February 13, 2020
China denies engaging in cyber theft following U.S. indictments on Equifax case China's foreign ministry said on Tuesday the Chinese government and the military do not engage or participate in the theft of trade secrets through the internet. Reuters - Published on February 11, 2020
How Chinese military hackers allegedly pulled off the Equifax data breach, stealing data from 145 million Americans Chinese military hackers exploited a system that enabled consumers to flag problems with their Equifax credit reports, an indictment alleges.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 10, 2020
4 Chinese military members charged in Equifax case Four members of the Chinese military have been charged with breaking into the networks of the Equifax credit reporting agency and stealing the personal information of tens of millions of Americans, the.. USATODAY.com - Published on February 10, 2020 U.S. charges four Chinese military hackers in 2017 Equifax breach The United States has charged four Chinese military hackers in the 2017 breach of the Equifax credit reporting agency that affected nearly 150 million American citizens, Attorney General William Barr.. Reuters - Published on February 10, 2020
Impeachment trial, coronavirus, Equifax breach: 5 things you need to know Wednesday The impeachment trial for President Trump will resume, the WHO is gathering experts to discuss the coronavirus outbreak and more news to start your Wednesday.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 22, 2020
Equifax breach settlement: Time is running out to file a claim for free credit monitoring or money Affected by the 2017 Equifax data breach? Time is running out to file a claim for free credit monitoring or compensation. The deadline is Jan. 22.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 17, 2020
New steps added to get cash from Equifax settlement, but you only have to Oct. 15 If you were among the first to file a claim for the Equifax data breach settlement and were hoping for cash, new steps have been added to the process.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 10, 2019 Don't blow this deadline if you want that $125 Equifax cash Consumers who filed to get a cash payment for 2017 data leak must now prove they've enrolled for credit monitoring CBS News - Published on September 10, 2019
Not just Capital One, Equifax: Data breaches at schools, with your family's data at risk "There’s not really a good defense against it." More than 100 American school districts reported cyber attacks in 2018, likely a major under-count.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 3, 2019
Equifax breach settlement: You're not getting that $125. Here's why. Equifax is warning consumers that it can't pay the full $125 to those who filed a claim instead of taking the free credit monitoring.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 31, 2019
Equifax data breach settlement: Why you won’t get $125 The massive 2017 data breach at credit bureau Equifax doesn't guarantee you $125 compensation. You may be targeted by scammers instead.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 31, 2019
That $125 payment from Equifax? Don't count on it The settlement payment comes with major strings, including one that could lower final payouts to just 21 cents per person CBS News - Published on July 30, 2019 Equifax settlement claims: The FTC says watch out for fake websites trying to scam you Following the Equifax data breach, you can submit a claim to cover the cost of protecting yourself from identity theft, but be wary of scammers.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 30, 2019
How to figure out if Equifax owes you money for data hack Determining if you're among the 147 million Americans entitled to compensation for 2017 breach takes only seconds CBS News - Published on July 24, 2019 Equifax paying ex-CEO nearly $20 million in bonuses Company's $700 million settlement over consumer-data hack didn't stop its former CEO from receiving massive payday CBS News - Published on July 24, 2019
How to claim your share of $700 million Equifax settlement Victims who can show they were harmed by data breach are eligible for up to $20,000 cash under company's deal with FTC CBS News - Published on July 23, 2019 Massive Equifax payout: Are you eligible for compensation? After a huge data breach in 2017, credit monitoring agency Equifax agreed to pay out $700 million, up to $425 million of which would establish a fund to compensate consumers. About 147 million people,.. CBS News - Published on July 23, 2019
Your Tuesday Briefing Puerto Rico, U.K., Equifax: Here’s what you need to know. NYTimes.com - Published on July 23, 2019 Equifax to pay up to $700 million for 2017 data breach If the settlement is approved, victims who had their data stolen can receive cash payments of up to $20,000 from the credit bureau. CBS News - Published on July 22, 2019 Also reported by • USATODAY.com
Equifax settlement 2019: How to protect yourself beyond a credit freeze Putting a deep freeze on your three major credit reports is a good way to block fraudsters from opening loans in your name. But it’s incomplete.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 22, 2019 Equifax will pay $700 million to settle data breach lawsuits, including up to $20,000 each for consumers Consumers may be eligible for up to $20,000 in cash payments, as well as up to 10 years of free credit monitoring CBS News - Published on July 22, 2019 Equifax could pay $700 million to settle with FTC over 2017 data breach, report says The 2017 Equifax data breach was one of the nation's largest breaches. Now it appears that Equifax could be close to settling with the FTC and states.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 20, 2019