Data Breach

corporate headquarters of Equifax Inc., in Atlanta.
AP Photo/Mike Stewart, File
July 29, 2019 - 6:09 pm
The Federal Trade Commission on Monday tweeted a warning about fake websites that could try to lure consumers into divulging their personal information.
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corporate headquarters of Equifax Inc., in Atlanta.
AP Photo/Mike Stewart, File
July 22, 2019 - 12:52 pm
Equifax will pay up to $700 million to settle with the U.S. and states over a 2017 data breach that exposed Social Security numbers and other private information of nearly 150 million people.
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In this Tuesday, April 30, 2013, file photo, a man works on a new Marriott sign in front of the former Peabody Hotel in Little Rock, Ark. Marriott says the information of up to 500 million guests at its Starwood hotels has been compromised. It said Friday
AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File
November 30, 2018 - 8:15 am
The information of as many as 500 million guests at Starwood hotels has been compromised and Marriott said that it's discovered that unauthorized access within its Starwood network has been taking place since 2014.
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AP Foto/Patrick Semansky
September 26, 2018 - 1:54 pm
Uber will pay $148 million and tighten data security after the ride-hailing company failed for a year to notify drivers that hackers had stolen their personal information, according to a settlement announced Wednesday.
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