Target Offers Free Credit Monitoring Target now offers its customers free credit monitoring and identity theft protection. After a major breach in security, that left so many credit and debit cards of its clientele vulnerable to hackers, the store is trying to compensate them via certain concessions.
Jan 23 2014, 11:58am CST
Experts say that Target Hackers will be tough to find Target hackers remain hidden behind shadowy, multi-layered black market, experts say NEW YORK (AP) — It doesn't surprise experts that some debit and credit card numbers stolen from Target's computer systems may have...
Jan 22 2014, 2:51am CST
Shoppers fret about authenticity of Target emails Target email to customers offering credit help genuine, but scams are out there
NEW YORK (AP) — An email sent to the roughly 70 million Target customers who may have been affected by a pre-Christmas data...
Jan 17 2014, 4:01pm CST
The Target Data Breach Is Becoming A Nightmare Over the past month, details about the breadth of the Target data breach have continued to emerge. It’s not a pretty story. Bad enough when it appeared that through some means, hackers had gotten data all the way from...
Jan 17 2014, 1:51pm CST
Free Credit Report Issued by Target A free credit report has been issued by Target for the sake of its valued customers. After a major breach in security, that left so many credit and debit cards of its clientele vulnerable to hackers, the store is trying to compensate them via certain concessions.
Jan 17 2014, 4:01am CST
So You Found An Obamacare Website Is Hackable. Now What? Two months ago, L.A.-based security researcher Kristian Erik Hermansen was signing up for Obamacare via the Covered California site. Given his background in finding vulnerabilities in software and websites, spotting...
Jan 15 2014, 6:01pm CST
JPMorgan's Dimon: Target breach is a wake-up call JPMorgan's Dimon: More Target-like breaches will occur unless retail, banks work together
NEW YORK (AP) — More Target-sized security breaches will happen if banks and retail stores don't start working...
Jan 14 2014, 11:46am CST
Massive Target breach could have lasting effects Target says millions more customers than previously disclosed affected by data breach
NEW YORK (AP) — Fallout from Target's pre-Christmas security breach is likely to affect the company's sales and profits...
Jan 10 2014, 4:11pm CST
Target Breach More Devastating than Expected Target took the incident a little too lightly in the beginning. Yet now it is seriously thinking about confronting the security and data breach which occurred recently. That is because the damage done to its reputation by hackers is far more devastating than expected.
Jan 10 2014, 1:23pm CST
Top Ten Internet Law Developments of 2013 A look back at the Internet law highlights of 2013:
#10: Copyright Defendants Get High-Stakes Wins. 2013 saw several copyright defendants win long-running litigation affairs–and potentially crack open new markets,...
Jan 9 2014, 11:46am CST
A Look Back At 2013 Predictions: What Worked, What Didn't I thought it was a good point to review my pontificating in 2013. So I’ve pulled all my articles from the year to see if I’m a dunce.
This is what I found from the run up to summer 2013:
The U.K. will never leave Europe...
Jan 9 2014, 11:36am CST
10 Questions You'd Better Ask Your Boss 10 Questions You'd Better Ask Your Boss
I once worked on a team that helped produce a nightly television news show. The format didn’t vary much, the deadlines were the same every night and my colleagues and I were...
Jan 8 2014, 9:21am CST
The Product Management Logic of the FireEye-Mandiant Deal The coverage of FireEye’s acquisition of Mandiant in most business publications (see reports in the New York Times and Wall Street Journal) has focused on the dynamic personalities of the CEOs rather than on the...
Jan 3 2014, 12:16pm CST
Snapchat Breach Affects 4.6M Users A majority of Snapchat phone numbers and usernames, almost 4.6 million, got revealed in a hacking incident that shook the foundations of the service. This online leakage of vital personal information comes to us thanks to SnapchatDB which is an unofficial proxy site.
Jan 3 2014, 6:38am CST
Snapchat suffers security breach Snapchat quiet after hacking exposes millions of user phone numbers
NEW YORK (AP) — Snapchat, the disappearing-message service popular with young people, has been quiet following a security breach that...
Jan 2 2014, 12:31pm CST
Snapchat Hack Revealed 4.6 Million Phone Numbers and Usernames A majority of Snapchat phone numbers and usernames, almost 4.6 million, got revealed in a hacking incident that shook the foundations of the service. This online leakage of vital personal information comes to us thanks to SnapchatDB which is an unofficial proxy site.
Jan 1 2014, 10:52am CST
Bitcoin's Incredible Year Last year at this time, valued at just $13.50, one Bitcoin could get you a movie ticket if you could find a theater that had 1) heard of Bitcoin and 2) accepted it. Fat chance. Luckily, Bitcoin owners had a different...
Dec 31 2013, 4:31pm CST
7 Ways To Protect Yourself Against A Data Breach As business owners, we know that we could be doing a better job protecting our data. We should be more responsible, have better controls and be more secure. Like the big companies, right? Hmmm.
Dec 31 2013, 9:16am CST
Target: Customers' encrypted PINs were obtained Target says shoppers' encrypted PIN data was removed during data hack but says PINs are secure
ATLANTA (AP) — Target says customers' encrypted PIN data was removed during the massive data breach that...
Dec 27 2013, 12:06pm CST
Rap Genius Gets Rapped By Google For SEO Spam There’s two lessons to be learned from this little episode of Rap Genius getting rapped over the knuckles by Google concerning SEO spam practices. The first is that it’s terribly dangerous to base an entire business on...
Dec 26 2013, 9:41am CST
Target Hackers Breach Obsolete Card Security Arrangements The Target credit and debit card theft has been made possible thanks to the obsolete security arrangements. Hackers have successfully breached the defense systems of the credit card account holders. The result is havoc on a scale undreamt of.
Dec 24 2013, 3:53am CST
How Phil Robertson's PR Team Let Him Down In all the flurry of news about Duck Dynasty’s current PR debacle I learned an important piece of information from a most unlikely source: TMZ.
In one of a plethora of posts about the fallout to Phil Robertson’s now...
Dec 22 2013, 5:31pm CST
Weak US card security made Target a juicy target US credit and debit cards use easy-to-replicate magnetic strip; rest of the world has moved on
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. is the juiciest target for hackers hunting credit card information. And experts say...
Dec 22 2013, 2:31pm CST
Target Discount Announced Target announces a discount to smooth over data breach. Target is extending a 10% discount today in stores.
Dec 22 2013, 1:04pm CST
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