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Capital One and GitHub are being sued over allegations of not doing enough to protect customers after a massive data breach that affected over 100 million people

Capital One revealed earlier this week that the bank account numbers and social security numbers of more than 100 million customers were hacked. A class action lawsuit on behalf of affected customers was filed Thursday against Capital One and GitHub, a code-sharing platform for developers, where the hacker had allegedly […]
Capital One and GitHub are being sued over allegations of not doing enough to protect customers after a massive data breach that affected over 100 million people
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A massive breach exposed the data of over 100 million Capital One customers, and the only way to find out if you’ve been affected is to check your mail

Capital One said on Monday that information from over 100 million people, including Social Security and bank-account numbers, had been compromised. Capital One said that while it is still investigating, “it is unlikely that the information was used for fraud or disseminated by” the hacker. If you’re a Capital One […]
A massive breach exposed the data of over 100 million Capital One customers, and the only way to find out if you’ve been affected is to check your mail
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The Capital One hack suspect threatened to ‘shoot up’ a social-media company, and her housemate illegally kept 20 guns in their home, prosecutors say

FBI agents arrested Paige Thompson, who is suspected of hacking Capital One and putting the personal data of 106 million customers at risk, in a dramatic raid on Monday. Court documents filed Wednesday say Thompson, 33, threatened to “shoot up” an unnamed social-media company in California, the Associated Press reported. […]
The Capital One hack suspect threatened to ‘shoot up’ a social-media company, and her housemate illegally kept 20 guns in their home, prosecutors say