Tags Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Fintech company Plaid, consumers reach $58M settlement agreement in privacy suit

by Tim Starks

Plaid also must reduce the amount of data it stores and give customers more information about its security practices.

Equifax expected to settle breach investigations for $700 million

by Jeff Stone

As part of the settlement, Equifax also must spent $1 billion to improve its digital systems.

Mulvaney: CFPB hit by over 200 data 'lapses'

by Sean Lyngaas

Mick Mulvaney revealed Thursday that the agency had suffered some 240 “lapses” in data security over an unspecified time period, in addition to a suspected 800 other such incidents.

Equifax CEO called to testify before Congress about breach

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

Equifax's chief executive was formally invited Wednesday to testify Oct. 3 before Congress by top members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee.