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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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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 breach Healthcare.gov, but no personal data stolen

Hackers infiltrated the US government's healthcare portal, but did not steal any data uploaded by customers.

By September 4, 2014

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Target: Encrypted PINs stolen but not encryption key

Encrypted PINs were taken in the recent hack but Target says the data should be "safe and secure" since the actual encryption key was not obtained.

By December 27, 2013

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Tech Retrospect: Another data breach and a possible iPhone date

Hold on to those contracts: the next iPhone is almost here. It's also time for new passwords. Those stories and more in this week's rundown of all the tech news.

By August 8, 2014

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US Homeland Security data possibly stolen in cyberattack

​In what "has all the markings of a state-sponsored attack," government contractor US Investigations Services reveals the probable theft of government employees' personal information.

By August 6, 2014

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P.F. Chang's reveals more details on data breach

While it hasn't yet determined if any specific person's credit card data was stolen, the restaurant chain has isolated the attack to 33 locations and specific time frames.

By August 4, 2014

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Google to encrypt data on new version of Android by default

Encryption has been optional since 2011, but Android L, due out later this year, will include activation procedures for automatic encryption.

By September 18, 2014

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Researchers find data leaks in Instagram, Grindr, OoVoo and more

Private messaging isn't so private, say University of New Haven researchers who found Android apps transmitting and storing unencrypted images, chats, screenshots and even passwords.

By September 8, 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