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Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
3 Million Customer Credit, Debit Cards Stolen in Michaels, Aaron Brothers Breaches   —  Nationwide arts and crafts chain Michaels Stores Inc. said today that two separate eight-month-long security breaches at its stores last year may have exposed as many as 3 million customer credit and debit cards.
Apr 17, 2014, 6:50 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
LaCie's online store was compromised for nearly a year, exposing credit cards and contact info   —  Hardware Giant LaCie Acknowledges Year-Long Credit Card Breach  —  Computer hard drive maker LaCie has acknowledged that a hacker break-in at its online store exposed credit card numbers …
Apr 15, 2014, 5:30 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
U.S. States Investigating Breach at Experian   —  An exclusive KrebsOnSecurity investigation detailing how a unit of credit bureau Experian ended up selling consumer records to an identity theft service in the cybercrime underground has prompted a multi-state investigation by several attorneys general, according to wire reports.
Apr 3, 2014, 7:00 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Sources: Credit Card Breach at California DMV   —  The California Department of Motor Vehicles appears to have suffered a wide-ranging credit card data breach involving online payments for DMV-related services, according to banks in California and elsewhere that received alerts this week …
Mar 22, 2014, 1:10 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Companies hit by Adobe ColdFusion exploit discuss resulting credit card data thefts   —  The Long Tail of ColdFusion Fail  —  Earlier this month, I published a story about a criminal hacking gang using Adobe ColdFusion vulnerabilities to build a botnet of hacked e-commerce sites that were milked for customer credit card data.
Mar 18, 2014, 9:40 AMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Sally Beauty Confirms Card Data Breach   —  Nationwide cosmetics and beauty retailer Sally Beauty today confirmed that hackers had broken into its networks and stolen credit card data from stores.  The admission comes nearly two weeks after KrebsOnSecurity first reported that the company …
Mar 17, 2014, 11:00 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Experian Lapse Allowed ID Theft Service Access to 200 Million Consumer Records   —  In October 2013, KrebsOnSecurity published an exclusive story detailing how a Vietnamese man running an online identity theft service bought personal and financial records on Americans directly from a company owned by Experian …
Mar 10, 2014, 10:15 AMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Sally Beauty Hit By Credit Card Breach   —  Nationwide beauty products chain Sally Beauty appears to be the latest victim of a breach targeting their payment systems in stores, according to both sources in the banking industry and new raw data from underground cybercrime shops that traffic in stolen credit and debit cards.
Mar 5, 2014, 1:25 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
The New Normal: 200-400 Gbps DDoS Attacks   —  Over the past four years, KrebsOnSecurity has been targeted by countless denial-of-service attacks intended to knock it offline.  Earlier this week, KrebsOnSecurity was hit by easily the most massive and intense such attack yet …
Feb 14, 2014, 10:45 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Email Attack on Vendor Set Up Breach at Target   —  The breach at Target Corp. that exposed credit card and personal data on more than 110 million consumers appears to have begun with a malware-laced email phishing attack sent to employees at an HVAC firm that did business with the nationwide retailer …
Feb 12, 2014, 1:05 PMIn context

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