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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Devastating data breach at Equifax means you need to take steps to protect yourself | cleveland.com


One of the big three credit bureaus, Equifax, on Thursday confessed what's almost unbelievable -- it's been hit by a massive cybersecurity breach that compromised Social Security numbers, birthdates and other personal information on more than half of the adults in the United States. Until more details come out, you should assume you are affected by this and take several precautions.
http://www.cleveland.com/business/index.ssf/2017/09/devastating_data_breach_at_equ.html

Equifax shares slump after massive data breach | Fox Business


Equifax Inc's shares tumbled 18 percent on Friday after the provider of consumer credit scores revealed that hackers may have stolen personal details of nearly half of the American adult population in one of the largest data breaches.
http://www.foxbusiness.com/markets/2017/09/08/equifax-shares-slump-after-massive-data-breach.html

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Securing Your Home’s Door: Secrets Your Locksmith Won’t Tell You


Are you making a big home security mistake? If you are leaving your doors unlocked, or if you are using low quality lock systems, you are putting yourself…and your home…at [ ]
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Friday, September 08, 2017

Equifax Exposed: Major Breach of Data from Major Credit Bureau | Robert Siciliano


If you haven’t yet heard, Equifax, one of the three major credit bureaus in the United States, has been hacked. What does this mean for you? It means that your
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Equifax Exposed: Major Breach of Data from Major Credit Bureau


If you haven’t yet heard, Equifax, one of the three major credit bureaus in the United States, has been hacked. What does this mean for you? It means that your [ ]
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Why You Need to Keep Your Eyes on Your Checks


While cybercrime makes all the headlines, old school checks have not fallen out of favor with thieves. Checks are still the most targeted payment form in...
https://www.depositaccounts.com/blog/2017/09/eyes-checks.html