Is Your Child's Online Info Safe? Tips To Keep Data Secure From HackersElectronic toy maker VTech has confirmed that hackers breached the company's system, obtaining the personal information of about five million customers -- including thousands of children.
Trump Hotels Report Data Breach Potentially Exposing Credit Card InformationThe Trump Hotel Collection said Thursday it found malware that may have given hackers access to payment information, including account numbers, expiration dates and security codes.
Officials: Data Breach May Have Affected Up To 4 Million Current, Former Federal EmployeesChina-based hackers were being blamed Thursday for a data breach that may have left personal information vulnerable for current and former federal employees around the country.
Data On Thousands Of Patients Stolen At New Jersey HospitalsThousands of patients at three northern New Jersey hospitals have been alerted that their personal information was stolen in a data breach.
Billing Firm Employee Blamed For Data Breach At White Plains Hospital, Other FacilitiesWhite Plains Hospital and several other hospitals in New York state were recently hit with a data breach that occurred through a medical billing company, the hospital announced Tuesday.
Connecticut AG Urges Anthem Data Breach Victims To Sign Up For Free Credit MonitoringThe Anthem data breach last February has customers concerned their stolen info may be used, or may have been used, to file fraudulent tax returns.
Schneiderman Proposes Tougher Data Security LawNew York's data security law is weak and should be overhauled to require businesses to protect the personal information of consumers and employees, the state's top law enforcement official said Thursday.
Many Major Retailers Behind On Fraud-Deterring Chip TechnologyMany say a chip that makes counterfeiting nearly impossible is one of the best defenses against credit card fraud, but retail stores are not ready to implement the technology.
Home Depot: 53 Million E-Mail Addresses Also Stolen In Data Breach This YearHackers stole 53 million email addresses in addition to customers' card data, Home Depot said Thursday.
Staples Investigating Possible Data BreachStaples is looking into a potential credit card data breach and has been in touch with law enforcement officials about the issue.
President Obama's Credit Card Declined At New York RestaurantThe Secret Service is charged with watching the president's back, but who's watching his wallet?
Kmart Announces Major Data Breach Affecting Credit Card InformationKmart on Friday became the latest retailer to announce a data breach in its payment systems.