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Chili’s Waitress On Long Island Accused Of Stealing Customers’ Credit Card Information

Waitress Brittany Louis, 24, was arrested at the restaurant on Thursday for allegedly stealing credit card information from customers for three months with a simple skimmer device, detectives said.

03/14/2014

Tips on how to protect yourself from credit card theft. (Credit: CBS 2)

Uncle Giuseppe’s L.I. Grocery Stores Warn Of Data Breach

A popular Long Island grocery store chain reported Thursday that it had been the victim of a data breach affecting credit card systems at three of its stores.

03/06/2014

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Hackers Steal User Data From Kickstarter

The crowd-funding site Kickstarter said hackers broke into its systems and stole usernames, e-mail addresses, mailing addresses, phone numbers, and encrypted passwords.

02/15/2014

A customer uses the credit card scanner at a Target store (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Target, Neiman Marcus Executives Testify On Data Breaches

John Mulligan, executive vice president and chief financial officer at Target, said the retailer has taken actions to shore up security following the massive breach of millions of consumers’ data.

02/04/2014

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2 Busted In Texas For Allegedly Using Data Stolen In Target Breach

Credit card information stolen in the Target data breach apparently has hit the market.

01/20/2014

Target Store

Email Causes Panic Among Target Customers Affected By Holiday Data Breach

An email sent to the roughly 70 million Target customers who may have been affected by a pre-Christmas data breach is causing panic among those who fear it could be an attempt to victimize them again.

01/18/2014

A Target store (credit: Getty Images)

Report Offers Possible Link Between Recent Retailer Data Breaches

The report was published Thursday by a global cyber intelligence firm that works with the U.S. Secret Service and the Department of Homeland Security.

01/16/2014

Nieman Marcus Reportedly In Talks To Be Sold For $6 Billion  on September 9, 2013 in Coral Gables, Florida.

Neiman Marcus Warns Of Credit, Debit Card Breach

There was no immediate word on how many customers may have been affected.

01/10/2014

A customer uses the credit card scanner at a Target store (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Target: Breach Affected Millions More Customers

Target’s pre-Christmas security breach was significantly more extensive and affected millions more shoppers than the company reported last month.

01/10/2014

A Target store (credit: Getty Images)

Target: Debit Card PINs Were Among Data Exposed In Security Breach

Target had previously claimed that its customers’ PIN information had not been breached.

12/27/2013

Target Store

Target Denies Report That PINs Were Stolen In Data Breach

Target on Tuesday denied a report claiming that personal identification numbers were also stolen in a data breach that affected up to 40 million credit cards.

12/24/2013

A Target store (credit: Getty Images)

Target Facing Department Of Justice Investigation, Class-Action Lawsuits

The Department of Justice is investigating the credit and debit card security breach that affected more than 40 million Target shoppers.

12/23/2013

FILE -  Customers shop at a Target store.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Chase Restricts Cards Affected By Target Breach

The fallout from what’s being called the second-largest credit card breach in U.S. history prompted a big change in business by the nation’s biggest bank.

12/23/2013

Sen. Charles Schumer has called for an investigation into the Target data breach. (Credit: Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

Sen. Schumer Takes Aim At Target, Wants Transparency In Wake Of Security Breach

Senator Schumer has asked how customers can know if target has really fixed the problem when the store refuses to tell us what the problem was.

12/22/2013

A Target store (credit: Getty Images)

Target Offers Free Credit Monitoring To Data Breach Victims

In an attempt to regain shoppers’ confidence, Target is offering a 10 percent discount in all of its stores this Saturday and Sunday.

12/20/2013

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