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Hackers crack major data firms, sell info to ID thieves, says report

An illegal, hacker-helmed identity-theft service called SSNDOB -- as in Social Security Number and date of birth -- compromises servers at several major US data brokers, according to a report.

By Sep. 25, 2013

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Heating vents may have given Target hackers their opening

Network credentials boosted from a Target contractor specializing in ventilation systems are the way that hackers likely got access to the company.

By Feb. 5, 2014

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Security researcher finds clues to malware in Target heist

Brian Krebs reports that the malware used to steal millions of customers' payment card information was uploaded through a compromised server.

By Jan. 15, 2014

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Security reporter hit by 'swatting' attack

A well-respected computer security reporter says he was the target of a con that sent an armed SWAT team to his front door.

By Mar. 15, 2013

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Credit card hackers hit Neiman Marcus

Neiman Marcus says that it's the latest victim of data thieves, who made off with the credit card information of an unknown number of customers.

By Jan. 10, 2014

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Target investigating massive Black Friday data breach: report

The shopping giant Target is apparently investigating a data breach that affects the in-store records of millions of credit and debit card transactions.

By Dec. 18, 2013

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Snap a photo with a turtle shell

Your camera may not seem so interesting compared with these shooters made out of reclaimed taxidermy subjects and other objects.

By Apr. 24, 2013

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LaCie admits to year-long credit card breach

French hardware company, now a Seagate subsidiary, says virtually everyone who shopped on LaCie's Web site in the last year is at risk.

By Apr. 15, 2014

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200M consumer records exposed in Experian security lapse

Smooth words and a fake identity gave one man the power to compromise millions of private financial records belonging to US consumers.

By Mar. 11, 2014

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Who wrote the Flashback Trojan?

Over a year since the Flashback malware was found, its creator has finally been identified.

By Apr. 3, 2013