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Target to pay $10 million to victims of data breach

A proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit would offer customers up to $10,000 each for damages stemming from the 2013 hack.

By March 19, 2015

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Uber breach could affect the data of 50K drivers

The ride-hailing service says it was the victim of a hack last May that could have exposed thousands of driver names and driver's license numbers.

By February 27, 2015

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'Some' Twitch user accounts possibly accessed in hack

To protect its 100 million users, the live-stream video service for gamers says it has reset all passwords and disconnected user accounts from Twitter and YouTube.

By March 24, 2015

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Cost of Anthem's data breach likely to exceed $100 million

The US health-insurance provider's own cyberinsurance policy is likely to be exhausted following the theft of up to 80 million records.

By February 12, 2015

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Obama's data-breach initiative has privacy advocates optimistic, cautious

Proposed legislation would establish a national standard for how companies respond to data breaches, with advocates on both sides of the issue supportive of the concept.

By January 13, 2015

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Security in 2015: Will you care about the next big breach?

From Target to Home Depot to JPMorgan, this year was a bad one for massive security breaches. Expect more of the same next year.

By December 28, 2014

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NSA's Auroragold spies on carriers to breach cell networks, report says

A newly discovered program, dug out of the leaked Snowden documents, could even let the spy agency introduce vulnerabilities in the networks to help it listen in.

By December 4, 2014

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​Why you shouldn't be scared by the 'largest data breach' ever

Experts say the reported heist of 1.2 billion account credentials is legit, but caution that for most people there's little they can do -- or should be worried about.

By August 7, 2014

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AT&T warns 1,600 customers of data breach

An employee failed to follow the company's privacy policy and obtained some customer information, AT&T says.

By October 7, 2014

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Home Depot breach exposes a whopping 56M credit cards

The hardware chain says it has eliminated all malware from its systems after a massive hack put tens of millions of customers' data at risk.

By September 18, 2014