In November of 2016, Equifax was removed altogether from MSCI’s ESG Leader’s index over concerns about data security. Read more
Firms that have experienced a cyberattack should find and hire a forensics company to figure out how the attack occurred and why. Read more
The suit filed in 2015 relates to the security breach in 2014 that compromised the financial data of up to 56 million Home Depot customers. Read more
The information of up to 100,000 taxpayers may have been stolen in a security breach of an online tool used to apply for student aid. Read more
The financial institutions alleged that the data breach was “the inevitable result” of Home Depot’s lackluster data-security practices. Read more
Wendy's says it is working with third-party forensic experts and federal law enforcement officials. Read more
Home Depot has asked the District Court for permission to immediately take its issues to the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. Read more
On Dec. 2, 2015, it was announced that Target Corporation agreed to settle claims with financial institutions over the 2013 data breach that compromised more than 40 million payment cards. T... Read more
An attack by hackers who stole sensitive personal information from thousands of taxpayers was far more widespread than the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) first disclosed, officials have reve... Read more
The proposed $19 million settlement between MasterCard Inc. and Target Corp. over the retailer’s 2013 data breach failed because not enough banks accepted the settlement. The agreement, anno... Read more
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