Capital One Hack Affects 100 Million

Capital One Hack Affects 100 Million



tonight a hacker gained access to more than a hundred million Capital One customers accounts and credit card applications the company says the breach happened March 22nd and 23rd of this year the information compromised included 140,000 social security numbers 80,000 linked bank accounts in addition an undisclosed number of names addresses credit card scores credit limits and balances Capital One says it will notify people affected by the breach and offer free credit monitoring the Justice Department says a 33 year old woman was arrested she's a former tech company software engineer she's accused of posting about the breach on an information sharing site and bragging about it

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