Cybersecurity is one of the most pressing issues in the United States at present. The list of companies that have been hacked recently include:
- eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) (150 million passwords)
- JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) (73 million emails)
- Target (NYSE:TGT) (40 million credit card numbers)
- Yahoo (NASDAQ:YHOO) (1 billion accounts)
Amazingly, hackers managed to acquire 20 million identities of people who had been subjected to FBI background investigations. And of course, there is the most talked about hacking occurrence, the DNC email leak, which may very well have cost Hillary Clinton the presidential election. Read more ...