Paige Thompson

Capital One
Jeff Chiu/AP, file
AP News
August 30, 2019 - 8:50 am
SEATTLE (AP) — A former Amazon software engineer arrested last month on charges she hacked into Capital One bank and more than 30 different companies has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges she not only broke into the company's computer system, but also stole computing power for her...
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Capital One
Jeff Chiu/AP, file
AP News
August 23, 2019 - 7:19 am
SEATTLE (AP) — A woman accused of hacking Capital One and at least 30 other organizations is a flight risk, a threat and should be kept locked up until her trial, U.S. prosecutors said in court documents filed ahead of a Friday detention hearing in Seattle. Paige Thompson, a former Amazon software...
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In this July 16, 2019, photo, a man walks across the street from a Capital One location in San Francisco.
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Tim Jimenez
July 30, 2019 - 7:02 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio, Associated Press) — A major data breach is affecting more than 100 million Capital One credit card customers and applicants. The FBI arrested the hacker who was behind the breach. Authorities say 33-year-old Paige Thompson of Seattle was a software engineer for a cloud...
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Capital One said a hacker gained access to more than 100 million Capital One credit card applications earlier this month. The compromised data included some Social Security numbers.
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July 29, 2019 - 9:52 pm
By Rob McLean, CNN Business (CNN) - - In one of the biggest-ever data breaches, a hacker gained access to more than 100 million Capital One customers' accounts and credit card applications earlier this year. The compromised data includes 140,000 Social Security numbers, 1 million Canadian Social...
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