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Capital One: Notice of Data Breach
A former employee may have accessed Capital One 360 account information between January 27, 2017 through April 20, 2017 when they shouldn’t have. Information on this security breach is provided by the Office of the California Attorney General
Capital One Breach Casts Shadow Over Cloud Security
One of the highest-profile hacks of consumer-banking data has sent financial institutions scrambling to figure out how millions of records at one of the biggest proponents of cloud-computing were exposed.
The Capital One breach is more complicated than it looks
On Monday night, Capital One and its customers got some very bad news. The company had been breached, spilling hundreds of thousands of social security numbers and account details into public view. The New York Attorney General is already investigating whether Capital One is negligent, but the broader story is familiar: a big company let a lot of sensitive data go missing, and customers bore most of the risk.
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Capital One Financial Corporation is a bank holding company specializing in credit cards, auto loans, banking, and savings products.
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