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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
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Three bitcoin traders charged with money-laundering in Florida after sting involving US Secret Service and local police   —  Florida Targets High-Dollar Bitcoin Exchangers  —  State authorities in Florida on Thursday announced criminal charges targeting three men who allegedly ran illegal …
Feb 7, 2014, 6:45 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Target Hackers Broke in Via HVAC Company   —  Last week, Target told reporters at The Wall Street Journal and Reuters that the initial intrusion into its systems was traced back to network credentials that were stolen from a third party vendor.  Sources now tell KrebsOnSecurity that the vendor …
Feb 5, 2014, 2:10 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Hackers likely exploited insecure, widely used server software on Target's internal network   —  New Clues in the Target Breach  —  An examination of the malware used in the Target breach suggests that the attackers may have had help from a poorly secured feature built into a widely-used …
Jan 30, 2014, 12:45 AMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Michaels investigating possible “data security attack” after fraudulent credit card purchases lead back to its stores   —  Sources: Card Breach at Michaels Stores  —  Multiple sources in the banking industry say they are tracking a pattern of fraud on cards that were all recently used …
Jan 25, 2014, 1:50 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
A First Look at the Target Intrusion, Malware   —  Last weekend, Target finally disclosed at least one cause of the massive data breach that exposed personal and financial information on more than 110 million customers: Malicious software that infected point-of-sale systems at Target checkout counters.
Jan 15, 2014, 8:45 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Hackers Steal Card Data from Neiman Marcus   —  Responding to inquiries about a possible data breach involving customer credit and debit card information, upscale retailer Neiman Marcus acknowledged today that it is working with the U.S. Secret Service to investigate a hacker break-in that has exposed an unknown number of customer cards.
Jan 11, 2014, 6:45 AMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Rescator.la, a major marketplace for cards stolen in Target hack, linked to Ukrainian man   —  Who's Selling Credit Cards from Target?  —  The previous two posts on this blog have featured stories about banks buying back credit and debit card accounts stolen in the Target hack and that ended …
Dec 25, 2013, 12:00 AMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Cards Stolen in Target Breach Flood Underground Markets   —  Credit and debit card accounts stolen in a recent data breach at retail giant Target have been flooding underground black markets in recent weeks, selling in batches of one million cards and going for anywhere from $20 to more than $100 per card, KrebsOnSecurity has learned.
Dec 20, 2013, 1:30 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Sources: Target Investigating Data Breach   —  Nationwide retail giant Target is investigating a data breach potentially involving millions of customer credit and debit card records, multiple reliable sources tell KrebsOnSecurity.  The sources said the breach appears to have begun …
Dec 18, 2013, 2:55 PMIn context

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