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China and Russia Build Massive Database from Hacks to Use Against America

China and Russia Build Massive Database from Hacks to Use Against America
The financial damage from the OPM hack is considerable, and could lead to further compromises for American intelligence and military efforts. Paying for credit monitoring and identity theft protection for 22 million people is going to cost a lot of money.
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Visionworks to pay 0K to Maryland for losing servers with customers
There wasn't any evidence that the information was compromised, but Visionworks notified customers that were affected and offered a year of free credit monitoring. "Devices that contain personal information must be properly secured and discarded.
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Citi is rebuilding its long-neglected equities franchise
Mid-sized firms are especially attractive, because they lack the resources of their bigger rivals and Citi can offer them services such as risk systems, credit monitoring, and trading algorithms, which have all been part of Citi's technology revamp …
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IT Security Stories to Watch: Ashley Madison's CEO Steps Down
Customer credit card numbers, names and addresses were compromised during the data breach, according to LowCards.com. However, Web.com has notified those who may have been affected and is offering them one free year of credit monitoring services.
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Russia Credit Rating Downgrades: FM Lavrov says west wants ‘blood and more sanctions’

Russia’s credit rating has been reduced to ‘junk’ status by American firm Standard & Poor’s. The move has sparked anger in Moscow, with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in combative…