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Home Depot to pay states $17.5 million over massive 2014 data breach

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

The home improvement retailer also agreed to strengthen data security practices.

Double-dipping scammers don't need malware to grab card numbers and turn a profit, report says

by Joe Warminsky • 3 months ago

A China-based e-commerce scam appears to be harvesting payment information not through direct hacks on companies or using pernicious malware to skim data, but with a simpler approach.

Barnes & Noble cyber incident could expose customer shipping addresses, order history

by Shannon Vavra • 5 months ago

Email addresses and phone numbers may be exposed as well.

Meet FIN11, a cybercrime outfit going after pharma companies while leaning on extortion

by Tim Starks • 5 months ago

The group joins the list of notorious financially-minded hackers.

'Valak' gives crooks flexibility in multi-stage malware attacks

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

More than just a “loader” that delivers malicious code, Valak can also be used to siphon off data from enterprise networks.

Children’s apparel company Hanna Andersson discloses data breach

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The incident shows that financial data anywhere on the web is a potential target for criminals.