ZDNet: Equifax’s credit report monitoring site is also vulnerable to hacking

ZDNet: Equifax’s credit report monitoring site is also vulnerable to hacking. “In the aftermath of the breach, the going recommendation has been to set up alerts and freezes on any and all credit accounts. Countless are thought to have flocked to the websites and the credit rating agency phone banks to protect themselves from hackers. The problem is that that Equifax’s site used to set up alerts on individual’s credit rating history (which we are not linking to) can be easily spoofed, security researcher Martin Hall told ZDNet.”

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