Equifax takes down web page amid new breach concern


Equifax has taken a customer help page on its website offline as its security team investigates another potential cyber breach.Ars Techica reported that an independent security analyst had discovered Wednesday that hackers had manipulated part of the credit-reporting giant’s website to push out malicious, fraudulent Adobe Flash updates to visitors.“We are …

Equifax takes down web page after report of new hack

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Equifax Inc said on Thursday it has taken one of its customer help website pages offline as its security team looks into reports of another potential cyber breach at the credit reporting company, which recently disclosed a hack that compromised the sensitive information of more than …

Equifax Links To Fake Equifax Page

They say it never rains but it pours — and we imagine the team at Equifax is looking pretty avidly for the umbrellas right now. After being the home of the data breach that sent 143 million Social Security numbers out the door, Equifax managed to link Someone Made a …

Equifax website hacked again, this time to redirect to fake Flash update

Randy Abrams In May credit reporting service Equifax’s website was breached by attackers who eventually made off with social security numbers, names, and a dizzying amount of other details for some 145.5 million US consumers. For several hours on Wednesday the site was compromised again, this time to deliver fraudulent …

Equifax Website Caught Serving Malicious Ads to Visitors

Equifax Website Caught Serving Malicious Ads to Visitors  ForbesEquifax compromised yet again as its website directs visitors to install malware  BGREquifax Website Hacked Again, Distributes Fake Adobe Flash Plugin Spreading Malware  Hot HardwareEquifax website hacked again, this time to redirect to fake Flash update  Ars TechnicaFull coverage

2.5 Million More People Potentially Exposed in Equifax Breach

Equifax has been reeling since its announcement last month that hackers exploited its website to extract sensitive personal information on potentially millions of consumers. Credit Tami Chappell/Reuters. Millions more people were affected by Equifax’s

Here’s How Equifax’s Massive Data Breach May Affect iPhone 8 Buyers

Between May and July of this year, a yet-to-be-identified group of hackers had unrestricted access to the personal data of as many as 143 million Americans, according to a public admission made by U.S. credit scoring agency, Equifax, this week. Along Up to 143M US consumers exposed in Equifax hack, …

What you need to know about the Equifax data breach

This July 21, 2012, photo shows Equifax Inc., offices in Atlanta. Credit monitoring company Equifax says a breach exposed social security numbers and other data from about 143 million Americans. The Atlanta-based company said Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017 …5 things to do right now if you’re worried about the Equifax hack