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Consumer watchdog says Equifax settlement 'flunks' fairness test

by Jeff Stone

Final approval, scheduled for Dec. 19, could be in jeopardy.

Facebook fails to kill class-action lawsuit over data breach

by Jeff Stone

Judge William Alsup warned Facebook he would authorize a “bone-crushing” discovery process on behalf of affected users.

Yahoo to pay up to $85m to settle data breach lawsuit

by Greg Otto

It's one of the largest data breach settlements in U.S. history, and it's the latest in a series of legal consequences related to security issues at Yahoo.

Victims can sue Yahoo for massive breaches, federal judge says

by Zaid Shoorbajee

The plaintiffs say they would have chosen a different email provider had they been aware of Yahoo's risks.