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Credit Card Number Theft: POS Malware and the Path of Least Resistance

January 15, 2014 by Jason Soroko     No Comments

It was December 2011 when we first read about payment card number theft that occurred at Subway sandwich shops. Now, we’re sorting through the theft of 40 million payment cards from Target. That number was revised to 70 million names and identifying information such as phone numbers.   Researchers, most notably Brian Krebs, have done a [Read More...]

Target Credit Card Breach: Customers Fall Victim to Unknown Security Threat

December 19, 2013 by Entrust, Inc.     No Comments

As many as 40 million credit and debit card account holders may have been recently exposed to a massive breach involving 1,797 Target stores nationwide, as well as 124 Canadian-based locations. According to Krebs On Security, the initial data breach was thought to have occurred between Black Friday and Dec. 6. However, recent evidence has [Read More...]

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