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In Epsilon breach, e-mail insecurity (roundup)

The breach exposed names and e-mail addresses of customers of many major U.S. companies and could lead to a rise in targeted phishing attacks.

By April 9, 2011

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PayPal security chief on Epsilon breach and more (Q&A)

CIO Michael Barrett talks with CNET about the need to choose data outsourcers wisely in light of the Epsilon breach, why PayPal isn't re-issuing SecurIDs after the RSA breach, and other matters.

By April 9, 2011

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Epsilon partner warned of phishing attacks months ago

Near the end of last year Epsilon partner Return Path said that thousands of e-mail addresses were stolen in a broad phishing campaign that targeted e-mail service providers.

By April 7, 2011

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CNET to the Rescue: Fixing Epsilon's boo-boo

Security reporter Elinor Mills joins us today to discuss the large data breach at marketing services company Epsilon, which most likely landed your e-mail address in a hacker's database.

By April 6, 2011

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CNET to the Rescue Ep.41: Band-Aids for the Epsilon boo-boo

Security reporter Elinor Mills joins us today to discuss the large data breach at marketing services company Epsilon, which most likely landed your e-mail address in a hacker's database. What can you do about this breach, and how can you protect against future ones? Elinor explains.

By April 6, 2011

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Who is Epsilon and why does it have my data?

Breach shines light on murky world of e-mail marketing outsourcers and how consumers don't know where their data is ending up.

By April 6, 2011

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Were you affected by Epsilon data breach?

The list of companies whose customer e-mail databases were compromised because of a security breach at Epsilon is growing. We look at the consequences of the breach, and what to do about it.

By April 5, 2011

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Major security breach exposes customer info (video)

CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the database hack at Epsilon, which handles e-mail marketing for thousands of companies, and what customers can do to protect themselves.

By April 4, 2011

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Breach exposes Chase, Capital One, TiVo customers

Epsilon, which manages e-mail communications for TiVo, JP Morgan Chase, Capital One Financial, the Kroger grocery chain, and other clients, says it suffered a security breach that revealed data on some of its clients' customers.

By April 2, 2011

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Best Buy hit with another e-mail breach

Another group of customer e-mail addresses were stolen through a third-party vendor used by the consumer electronics chain.

By May 5, 2011