Capital One Data Breach Exposes Personal Info of Millions

By Tenta August 6, 2019

A recent breach of the bank Capital One's data left more than 100 million customers' personal information compromised. The data was stolen by a woman named Paige Thompson but, according to the FBI, had not yet been distributed. It included 140,000 Social Security numbers, 80,000 bank account numbers, and one million Canadian social insurance numbers, which is Canada's version of Social Security.


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