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A sign hangs outside a Staples store. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Staples Investigating Possible Data Breach

Staples is looking into a potential credit card data breach and has been in touch with law enforcement officials about the issue.

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U.S. President Barack Obama signs the new BuySecure Initiative that direct the government to lead by example in securing transactions and sensitive data on October 17, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

President Obama’s Credit Card Declined At New York Restaurant

The Secret Service is charged with watching the president’s back, but who’s watching his wallet?

10/17/2014

Shoppers wait for a Kmart to open on Thanksgiving night November 22, 2012 in Griffith, Indiana. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Kmart Announces Major Data Breach Affecting Credit Card Information

Kmart on Friday became the latest retailer to announce a data breach in its payment systems.

10/10/2014

Dairy Queen store in Kentucky (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Dairy Queen Says Data Breach Affected 395 Stores This Past Summer

Dairy Queen announced Thursday that a security breach struck hundreds of its stores around the country this past summer – including some in the Tri-State Area.

10/09/2014

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JPMorgan Chase Breach Heightens Data Security Doubts

The New York-based bank disclosed Thursday that the breach compromised customer information pertaining to roughly 76 million households and 7 million small businesses.

10/03/2014

A man walks in front of the headquarters of JPMorgan Chase & Co. in Manhattan. (credit: Getty Images)

76 Million Households Affected By JPMorgan Chase Data Breach

JPMorgan Chase & Co. said Thursday that a data breach affected 76 million households and 7 million small businesses.

10/02/2014

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Home Depot: Data Breach Affected 56 Million Credit, Debit Cards

A total of 56 million credit and debit cards are believed to have been affected by a data breach this year at Home Depot.

09/18/2014

FILE -- A Home Depot store (credit: Getty Images)

Home Depot Confirms Major Data Breach, Offers Identity Protection

Home Depot announced Monday that it has confirmed a major security breach that could affect customers using credit and debit cards around the U.S. and Canada.

09/08/2014

FILE -- A Home Depot store (credit: Getty Images)

Home Depot Investigates Huge Potential Security Breach

Home improvement giant Home Depot on Tuesday was investigating a potential credit card breach that some cyber security experts said could be massive.

09/02/2014

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DHS: More Than 1,000 U.S. Retailers Could Be Vulnerable To Data Hackers

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Friday was warning shoppers that hackers could be eyeing their money.

08/22/2014

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Data Breach Strikes 51 UPS Stores Around U.S.

UPS Stores across the country have been hit with a data breach may have been going on since January.

08/20/2014

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Tri-State P.F. Chang’s Locations May Have Been Hit By Data Breach

The nationwide P.F. Chang’s restaurant chain has been hit with a security breach involving credit and debit card data, and two Tri-State Area locations have been affected.

08/04/2014

NRAD Medical Associates. (credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Radiology Practice Says 97,000 Patients May Be At Risk After Data Breach

NRAD Medical Associates of Garden City has sent out letters to patients saying a now-former employee had unauthorized access to their personal information.

06/25/2014

Credit-card machine (file/credit: Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: New ‘Tokenization’ System Could Put An End To Identity Theft

With so much talk of data breaching, hacking, and identity theft many people are concerned about their personal information.

06/03/2014

Sensitive information from M.D. Manage medical billing company was found out in the open for anyone with an Internet connection to see. (Credit: CBS 2)

N.J. State Officials To Launch Review After CBS 2 Exposes Data Breach

The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs has responded to a CBS 2 exclusive, opening a review after the discovery that medical billing company M.D. Manage left sensitive information out in the open.

05/30/2014

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