Equifax confirmed additional 2.4 Million identifies affected by security breach


By Pierluigi Paganini

Equifax data breach

The results of the forensic investigation on the massive Equifax hack revealed additional 2.4 Million identities were involved in the security incident.

The massive Equifax hack made the headlines again, new revelations about the security breach emerge in the last hours.

The credit bureau company announced this week it identified an additional 2.4 million American consumers affected by 2017 hack.

In 2017 Equifax confirmed it has suffered a massive data breach, cyber criminals stole sensitive personal records of 145 million belonging to US citizens and hundreds of thousands Canada and in the UK.

Attackers exploited the CVE-2017-5638 Apache Struts vulnerability. The vulnerability affects the Jakarta Multipart parser upload function in Apache …read more

Via:: Security Affiars