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Alteryx Data Leak Exposes 123M Households: Breaking News

Alteryx Data Leak

What You Need To Know About Alteryx Data Leak Recently, the Alteryx data leak was exposed information on more than 120 million U.S. households, raising the risk of identity theft for American families. The leaked data repository that was exposed contained a range of U.S. household data from Alteryx, a California-based marketing and data analytics company. The data included 248 fields of information for each household, and ranged from addresses and income to ethnicity and personal interests. Details included contact information, mortgage ownership and financial histories. More than 120 million U.S. households had information exposed in a data leak, potentially raising the risk of identity theft for the impacted American families. Here’s What Happened | Alteryx Data Leak Upguard, the cyber security company said it discovered the exposed data on Oct. 6, 2017, in a cloud-based repository, and made its discovery public on Dec. 19, 2017. The repository that was exposed contained…

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