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PSA: Security flaws exposed partial addresses & social security numbers of 26M Comcast users

[2018-08-09 00:36:21]

Comcast Xfinity customers are the latest to be affected by lax online security. According to a report from BuzzFeed News, more than 26.5 million customers had their partial home addresses and social security numbers exposed…

PSA: Security flaws exposed partial addresses & social security numbers of 26M Comcast users


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