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Targeted e-mails distribute malware in PayChoice breach

E-mails included names and partial passwords and directed people to a Web site or download software that dumped a Trojan on their computers for stealing data and disabling security software.

By Oct. 1, 2009

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ChoicePoint to pay $275,000 in latest data breach

Data broker failed to notice that a key monitoring tool was turned off for four months, allowing unauthorized access and exposing data of 13,750 people, the FTC says.

By Oct. 20, 2009

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Why 'data breach' isn't a dirty word anymore

Contrary to popular belief, data breaches don't necessarily sink a company, studies and survivors indicate.

By Mar. 26, 2012

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Week in review: Net theft, under your nose

New Trojan steals money from accounts while account holders are logged in. Google resolves misguided e-mail issue. Also: Facebook fakes.

By Oct. 2, 2009

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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 Apr. 6, 2011