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Unfortunately, large-scale data breaches aren't the only opportunity for criminals to steal your information.

Thieves are using regular people’s names and identities to swindle the US government in a new scam that puts anyone at risk

Equifax exposed the personal information of 143 million Americans — and fraudsters may be using that data to apply for FEMA disaster relief.

Freezing your credit after the Equifax breach won’t prevent the most common type of identity theft — here’s what will

Most identity-theft victims have current accounts stolen, which Equifax's free credit freeze won't stop.

Looking to buy some stolen credit card numbers? Just head to Facebook

Stolen credit card numbers are available in abundance on Facebook.

Uber paid 20-year-old Florida man to keep data breach secret: Sources

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Uber has estimated 2.7 million people in the UK were affected by its massive data breach

The hack took place in October 2016 but Uber covered it up.

How Uber reportedly tried to keep the lid on the data breach that affected 57 million people

Uber is under fire for not reporting a data breach that exposed the personal information of 57 million people in October 2016.

Other web service data breaches pale in comparison to the 3-billion user Yahoo hack

Yahoo's breach of 3 billion user accounts looks even bigger when compared to other company's breaches.