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Home Depot Faces Dozens of Data Breach Lawsuits

Home Depot is facing at least 44 lawsuits related to a data breach at the home-improvement retailer that involved the theft of payment card information and customer e-mail addresses. 242 more words

Guard Against Data Breaches with a Secure Access Plan

Data breaches are constantly in the news. Every couple of days there’s a story about personal information that has somehow made it into the public domain. 420 more words

Data breaches "should lead to jail time" - says big brother (watch)

A leading privacy watchdog has called for tougher penalties for breaches of the Data Protection Act, arguing that present legislation is not enough of a deterrent. 147 more words

Report: Payment Information Breaches At Staples And Michaels May Be Linked

It’s no longer surprising news when hackers infiltrate the systems of a brick-and-mortar retailer and run off with our credit card numbers. Shoppers have come to expect that kind of thing as a normal part of shopping. 205 more words


Holiday Shoppers Find Ways To Protect Themselves In Wake Of Data Breaches

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Holiday shoppers are taking some extra precautions this year after a number of companies reported data breaches.

Dave Brennan, a marketing professor at St. 172 more words