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Equifax owes you a lot more, but here’s how to get $125 from this week’s settlement

The US credit reporting agency Equifax settled earlier this week with the Federal Trade Commission over the massive 2017 data breach that exposed hundreds of millions of Americans’ Social Security numbers and other sensitive data. Now, you can finally file a …

equifax - The Verge
9:44am PDT - July 25th, 2019

Unpacking the Equifax settlement

The $700 million settlement is big, but might not be big enough to stop the next data spill.

equifax - Axios
8:16am PDT - July 25th, 2019

Equifax to pay $700 million for breach that exposed 147 million Americans' personal data

Almost two years after a major data breach hit Equifax, the company has finally agreed to a global settlement with the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC). As per the proposed terms ...

equifax - The Next Web
11:03pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Equifax's $700 million data breach settlement spurs criticism, calls for new rules

Credit-reporting company Equifax Inc will pay up to $700 million to settle claims it broke the law during a massive 2017 data breach and to repay harmed consumers, in a landmark settlement that was nonetheless criticized by consumer advocates and some lawmake…

equifax - Reuters
6:42pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Equifax consumers face uphill battle for claims

Consumers affected by the massive Equifax Inc data breach in 2017 will not reap any windfalls from the credit reporting company's $700 million U.S. settlement announced on Monday, but may face a cumbersome process to get compensation.

equifax - Reuters
6:42pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

$700 Million Equifax Fine Is Still Too Little, Too Late

For failing to safeguard the Social Security numbers, credit card numbers, and more of 150 million Americans, Equifax will pay up—but not enough, experts say.

equifax - Wired
12:58pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

What consumers are entitled to in the $700 million Equifax settlement

Credit reporting agency Equifax will likely pay out a $700 million settlement over the 2017 data breach that exposed the social security numbers of millions of people.

equifax - ABC News
12:22pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Equifax to pay $575M for data breach, promises to protect data next time

The company promises free credit monitoring and not to screw up with security.

equifax - Ars Technica
9:43am PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Equifax Will Pay Up to $700 Million in Data Breach Settlement

Equifax will pay up to $700 million to settle over a 2017 data breach that exposed Social Security numbers and other private information.

equifax - Time
5:06am PDT - July 22nd, 2019

How the Equifax Data Breach Affects your Auto Loan...https://t.co/yWKE2bDgy4

Alan Hendricks (@easyautofinance)
7:47am PDT - August 25th, 2019
Report: Code Responsible for #Equifax #Breach Downloaded 21 Million Times Last Year. (Nextgov) #Data #DataBreach https://t.co/jUbU3FqfOo https://t.co/IrNISR80ri

Report: Code Responsible for #Equifax #Breach Downloaded 21 Million Times Last Year. (Nextgov) #Data #DataBreach https://t.co/jUbU3FqfOo https://t.co/IrNISR80ri

jamesvgingerich (@jamesvgingerich)
7:37am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Times of Middle East: SpaceX’s Starship Rocket Exam, Equifax Owes You, and Much more I https://t.co/NxF8ZAm21Q @DaPathanGuy @TimesofMEast

Zèé SH (@DaPathanGuy)
6:54am PDT - August 25th, 2019
Privacy commissioner suspends consultation following #Equifax #Data #Breach, say lawyers. (Canadian Lawyer)  #DataBreach https://t.co/wh4ikkxzpD https://t.co/rOdBxkXeiC

Privacy commissioner suspends consultation following #Equifax #Data #Breach, say lawyers. (Canadian Lawyer) #DataBreach https://t.co/wh4ikkxzpD https://t.co/rOdBxkXeiC

jamesvgingerich (@jamesvgingerich)
6:37am PDT - August 25th, 2019

2017 Equifax Data Breach Litigation https://t.co/b51RTSiRrS

The Will Center (@TheWillCenter)
6:34am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @OutThinkingPD: 143-Million Affected By Equifax Data Breach. How to Avoid Being a Hacker's Next Target https://t.co/HacAzZTxbb #fbp

OutThinkParkinsons (@OutThinkingPD)
6:32am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @PrivacyPros: Movie subscription service data breach affects 161M user records (via @DailyDashboard) https://t.co/JimN2cwxlz cc: @Tech_C

Puerto Rico Legal Hackers (@legal_rico)
6:30am PDT - August 25th, 2019
Movie subscription service data breach affects 161M user records (via @DailyDashboard) https://t.co/JimN2cwxlz
cc: @Tech_Crunch https://t.co/VzbtO8KIPx

Movie subscription service data breach affects 161M user records (via @DailyDashboard) https://t.co/JimN2cwxlz cc: @Tech_Crunch https://t.co/VzbtO8KIPx

IAPP (@PrivacyPros)
6:30am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Equifax is spending a ton of money on cybersecurity. Wall Street analysts don't like it. https://t.co/ZBrnwLSGPc

CyberScoop (@CyberScoopNews)
6:19am PDT - August 25th, 2019
There is no such thing as #credit monitoring as falsely #advertised by @Equifax ,@TransUnion or @Experian .Those 3 are NOT connected to the U.S. gov`t.They are PRIVATE companies trying make $ off you.Your

There is no such thing as #credit monitoring as falsely #advertised by @Equifax ,@TransUnion or @Experian .Those 3 are NOT connected to the U.S. gov`t.They are PRIVATE companies trying make $ off you.Your "info" sells for $1-36 on the #darknet.#Equifax #Experian #TransUnion #FICO https://t.co/1q6BLRBdLo

Errol Flynn III (@darknetcapo)
6:15am PDT - August 25th, 2019

143-Million Affected By Equifax Data Breach. How to Avoid Being a Hacker's Next Target https://t.co/HacAzZTxbb #fbp

OutThinkParkinsons (@OutThinkingPD)
6:12am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Times of Middle East: SpaceX’s Starship Rocket Examination, Equifax Owes You, and A lot m https://t.co/EGKFeJtKg4 @DaPathanGuy @TimesofMEast

Zèé SH (@DaPathanGuy)
5:54am PDT - August 25th, 2019
#Equifax #Breach impacted the online ID verification process at many US govt agencies. (ZDNet) #DataBreach #Data #Security  https://t.co/fBRV0XZAJC  https://t.co/lVlL4xLYFG

#Equifax #Breach impacted the online ID verification process at many US govt agencies. (ZDNet) #DataBreach #Data #Security https://t.co/fBRV0XZAJC https://t.co/lVlL4xLYFG

jamesvgingerich (@jamesvgingerich)
5:37am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @Equifax_Breach: Equifax settlement benefits: Compensation, credit monitoring, reimbursements, & more. Find out if you’re eligible.

keith plagemann (@keithplagemann)
5:02am PDT - August 25th, 2019