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Home Depot victim of same malware that hit Target -- researcher

A credit card hack allegedly uncovered at Home Depot reportedly used a variant of the same malware that affected Target customers last year, says security researcher Brian Krebs.

By September 8, 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 January 15, 2014

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Home Depot probes possible customer data theft

Home-improvement retailer confirms it is investigating "unusual activity" related to customer data but does not confirm a breach occurred.

By September 2, 2014

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Home Depot confirms suspected customer data breach

Anyone who shopped at a Home Depot store with a payment card since April may be exposed to the hack, the home improvement retailer says.

By September 8, 2014

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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 September 25, 2013

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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 March 15, 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 February 5, 2014

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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 January 10, 2014

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P.F. Chang's confirms theft of customer card data

Asian-themed restaurant says it will switch to old-style card imprint system after learning that customer data and debit card information was stolen.

By June 12, 2014

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Feedly, P.F. Chang's hit with online attacks

The news aggregator faces a DDoS attack, while the restaurant chain is investigating the possibility that its customers' cards were hacked between March and mid-May.

By June 11, 2014