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Equifax Hack

Discussion in 'Real Life Discussion' started by Pure Infinity, Sep 8, 2017.

  1. Pure Infinity

    Pure Infinity Professor

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    https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/07/business/equifax-cyberattack.html?mcubz=3

    What a shit show. I don't know what pisses me off more - the hacking itself, or the executives selling their shares like rats fleeing a sinking ship.

    Thoughts?
     
  2. Darth_Revan

    Darth_Revan Secret Squirrel Prestige DLP Supporter

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    My thought is that I'm glad China stole my information a couple years ago from OPM, because it's thanks to that that I have identity protection.

    Thanks, Commies, maybe I owe you one.
     
  3. Zombie

    Zombie John Waynes Teeth Prestige DLP Supporter

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    They got hacked again? I'm pretty sure this is either old news, or if they got hacked again, they deserve to go under. smdh.
     
  4. pbluekan

    pbluekan Seventh Year DLP Supporter

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    145 million identity profiles compromised. The very definition of a clusterfuck. Thank fuck I already pay for lifelock.
     
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    Seyllian Groundskeeper DLP Supporter

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    SSN should never have been used an identity.
     
  6. pbluekan

    pbluekan Seventh Year DLP Supporter

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    When it was instituted and for the vast majority of its lifetime, there wasn't a risk of these sorts of events. Any other ID would have been equally liable to theft.