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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
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Behind “GoodGoogle”, a service for depleting your competitor's AdWord budget via click fraud   —  Service Drains Competitors' Online Ad Budget  —  The longer one lurks in the Internet underground, the more difficult it becomes to ignore the harsh reality that for nearly every …
Jul 27, 2014, 3:10 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
New search engine Indexus indexes records from data breaches, mostly from sites young hackers frequent   —  Even Script Kids Have a Right to Be Forgotten  —  Indexeus, a new search engine that indexes user account information acquired from more than 100 recent data breaches, has caught many in the hacker underground off-guard.
Jul 20, 2014, 9:45 AMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Russia accuses US of “kidnapping” after arrest of suspected credit card hacker Roman Seleznev   —  Feds Charge Carding Kingpin in Retail Hacks  —  The U.S. Justice Department on Monday announced the arrest of a Russian hacker accused of running a network of online crime shops …
Jul 8, 2014, 7:55 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Nearly undetectable ATM skimmers threaten regions like the US that haven't adopted more secure “chip & PIN” tech   —  The Rise of Thin, Mini and Insert Skimmers  —  Like most electronic gadgets these days, ATM skimmers are getting smaller and thinner, with extended battery life.
Jul 7, 2014, 3:35 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Thieves in Brazil use malware to hijack online payments, steal billions in aggregate   —  Brazilian ‘Boleto’ Bandits Bilk Billions  —  With the eyes of the world trained on Brazil for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, it seems a fitting time to spotlight a growing form of computer fraud that's giving Brazilian banks …
Jul 2, 2014, 10:15 PMIn context

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