Capital One data breach case -106 million customers get affected

The accused Thompson, former contractor of the company was arrested Capital One’s, an institution for card issue and banking –the fifth largest institution in the US – 106 million customers got victimized of huge data breach.  The Culprit named Paige A Thompson accessed the databases starting from March 2019 for a month and so. He managed to steal the information about the Customers applied for credit card between 2005 and 2019, as the company said. The culprit was arrested but the investigation is still in process. The victimized users are form US (100 million) and Canadian (6 million). The stolen information includes names, date of birth, bank account numbers, insurance numbers, credit score details and even balance and its limits. However, logins, credit card numbers, social security numbers of most of the Customers are secured as what the company said. “The largest category of information accessed was information on consumers Read more