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Stories with subject: Consumer privacy
  • Audit finds slipshod cybersecurity at story has photos
    Updated: Sep-24-15 3:25 pm

    WASHINGTON - The government stored sensitive personal information on millions of health insurance customers in a computer system with basic security flaws, according to an official audit that uncovered slipshod practices.

  • Comcast agrees to pay $33M in California privacy breach 
    Updated: Sep-17-15 9:13 pm

    LOS ANGELES - Cable operator Comcast has settled with California authorities and agreed to pay $33 million for accidentally publishing the names, phone numbers and addresses of about 75,000 people who paid to keep the information private.