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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
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

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