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Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Staples investigating credit card breach at its retail stores after multiple banks report fraud   —  Banks: Credit Card Breach at Staples Stores  —  Multiple banks say they have identified a pattern of credit and debit card fraud suggesting that several Staples Inc. office supply locations …
Oct 21, 2014, 10:15 AMIn context
Krebs on Security:
Facebook warns its users who use the same credentials as those stolen in earlier Adobe breach   —  Facebook Warns Users After Adobe Breach  —  Facebook is mining data leaked from the recent breach at Adobe in an effort to help its users better secure their accounts.
Oct 17, 2014, 2:00 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
HP to revoke a digital certificate mistakenly used to sign malicious software in May 2010   —  Signed Malware = Expensive “Oops” for HP  —  Computer and software industry maker HP is in the process of notifying customers about a seemingly harmless security incident in 2010 that nevertheless …
Oct 10, 2014, 9:35 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Misconfigured server at US bond insurer MBIA leaks account statements of clients on public web   —  Huge Data Leak at Largest U.S. Bond Insurer  —  On Monday, KrebsOnSecurity notified MBIA Inc. — the nation's largest bond insurer — that a misconfiguration in a company Web server …
Oct 7, 2014, 5:45 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
New data suggests FBI may be lying about how it located Silk Road's server and IP address   —  Silk Road Lawyers Poke Holes in FBI's Story  —  New court documents released this week by the U.S. government in its case against the alleged ringleader of the Silk Road online black market …
Oct 3, 2014, 12:30 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Home Depot: 56M Cards Impacted, Malware Contained   —  Home Depot said today that cyber criminals armed with custom-built malware stole an estimated 56 million debit and credit card numbers from its customers between April and September 2014.  That disclosure officially makes the incident the largest retail card breach on record.
Sep 18, 2014, 7:20 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Home Depot Hit By Same Malware as Target   —  The apparent credit and debit card breach uncovered last week at Home Depot was aided in part by a new variant of the same malicious software program that stole card account data from cash registers at Target last December, according to sources close to the investigation.
Sep 8, 2014, 6:45 AMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Banks: Credit Card Breach at Home Depot   —  Multiple banks say they are seeing evidence that Home Depot stores may be the source of a massive new batch of stolen credit and debit cards that went on sale this morning in the cybercrime underground.  Home Depot says that it is working with banks …
Sep 2, 2014, 2:35 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Krebs says report on the theft of 1.2B email accounts is “for real”, having seen the data   —  Q&A on the Reported Theft of 1.2B Email Accounts  —  My phone and email have been flooded with questions and interview requests from various media outlets since security consultancy …
Aug 6, 2014, 9:00 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Hackers Plundered Israeli Defense Firms that Built ‘Iron Dome’ Missile Defense System   —  Three Israeli defense contractors responsible for building the “Iron Dome” missile shield currently protecting Israel from a barrage of rocket attacks were compromised by hackers and robbed of huge quantities …
Jul 28, 2014, 8:45 PMIn context

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