Equifax breach was entirely preventable had it used basic security measures, says House report

A House Oversight Committee report out Monday has concluded that Equifax’s security practices and policies were sub-par and its systems were old and out-of-date, and bothering with basic security measures — like patching vulnerable systems — could’ve prevented its massive data breach last year. It comes a little over a…

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Google under fire for listing ‘Nazism’ as the ideology of the California Republican Party

File photo – Silhouettes of laptop and mobile device users are seen next to a screen projection of Google logo in this picture illustration taken March 28, 2018. (REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration) Google came under fire on Thursday after an error in its Knowledge Panel listed “Nazism” as the ideology of the…

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