I cannot recall a previous data breach in which the breached company’s public outreach and response has been so haphazard and ill-conceived as the one coming right now from big-three credit bureau Equifax, which rather clumsily announced Thursday that an intrusion jeopardized Social security numbers and other information on 143 million Americans.
Day: September 8, 2017
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news
With the SSNs of potentially half the US population exposed in the Equifax breach, it’s time to rethink their ubiquitous use
Equifax – what we know, what we can do now, and what happens next…
Adding a slider means users can dial up the privacy settings without having to dig into the settings, making security that much easier – and better
What researchers have dubbed the Dolphin Attack is theoretical – for now – but it affects all voice assistants
Friday 08 September 2017 at 5pm UK time – please join us to talk about data breaches and what to do next.