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'Equifax bill' requires faster data breaches notices

A bill in the Legislature comes at a time when Equifax is under fire for failing to fully reveal the extent of a data breach last year. 8 more words

Portland Tribune

U.S. intel ponies up $100K to Russian accessible for NSA hacking accoutrement hawked by Shadow Brokers

The Shadow Brokers accept approved for added than a year to advertise cyber exploits baseborn from the NSA.

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Working with Russian and American intermediaries in Europe over the accomplished year, the U.S. 470 more words

Los Angeles Times: Equifax hack exposed more information than we thought, documents show

Los Angeles Times: Equifax hack exposed more information than we thought, documents show. “… Atlanta-based Equifax Inc. recently disclosed in a document submitted to the Senate Banking Committee, which was shared with Associated Press, that a forensic investigation found criminals accessed other information from company records. 32 more words

Security & Legal Issues

Equifax Credit Freezes Extended

CNN Money is reporting that Equifax has extended the deadline for their free credit freeze for another 5 months.

From the article:

“After disclosing a massive data breach last year, Equifax said it would waive the fee for credit freezes through January 31. 72 more words

ID Theft

Legislature 2018: Here are the bills that the tech association is watching

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With the 2018 legislative session kicking off on Monday morning with Governor Kate Brown’s “State of the State” speech, the following are some bills we are tracking that will be of interest to various members of the region’s tech industry. 12 more words

Oregon Legislature

Mulvaney ditches CFPB's Equifax probe

Equifax had been beneath analysis by the Consumer Financial Aegis Bureau.

White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney, afresh installed by President Trump as acting arch of the Consumer Financial Aegis Bureau, has backburnered a absolute analysis into Equifax’s abstracts aegis practices afterwards hackers aching the claimed abstracts of 145.5 actor American consumers. 324 more words

Cyber Security Blunder List

“We’re living in the beginning of an era of mass targeted attacks, things are bad and they’re going to get worse.” Nate Fick, CEO of security firm Endgame. 570 more words

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