Lawmakers from both parties said it’s time to enact tougher rules for data security.
Richard Smith apologized for the breach and outlined a chronology of key events in testimony prepared for a House Energy and Commerce Committee set for Tuesday.
What if companies were as transparent about cybersecurity events as airlines are about plane accidents?
On 25 May 2018 a new set of regulations will go into effect across the European Union that will mandate concrete policies and processes to protect personal information of any citizen of the EU. This set of laws is called the GDPR and if you have not started down the path of getting ready you are already behind the curve.
The scant details about the breach so far released by Equifax omit some of the most important elements of the intrusion and what the company has since learned about the hackers’ tactics and motives.