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.
Consumer Expert: Use Caution When Paying With Debit, Credit CardsThere are some risks to using your debit or credit card in public places, said Howard Schwartz of the Connecticut Better Business Bureau.
Kmart Announces Major Data Breach Affecting Credit Card InformationKmart on Friday became the latest retailer to announce a data breach in its payment systems.
Dairy Queen Says Data Breach Affected 395 Stores This Past SummerDairy 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.
Home Depot: Data Breach Affected 56 Million Credit, Debit CardsA total of 56 million credit and debit cards are believed to have been affected by a data breach this year at Home Depot.
Home Depot Confirms Major Data Breach, Offers Identity ProtectionHome 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.
Seen At 11: Scammers Could Use Thermal Imaging To Steal Your PINScammers are finding new ways to get your personal information, and it is as easy as attaching a new gadget to your iPhone.
Home Depot Investigates Huge Potential Security BreachHome improvement giant Home Depot on Tuesday was investigating a potential credit card breach that some cyber security experts said could be massive.
Tri-State P.F. Chang's Locations May Have Been Hit By Data BreachThe 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.
Seen At 11: Smartphone Apps Serving As 'Lock' For Credit, Debit CardsA growing number of banks are now offering a variety of the "credit lock" apps in an effort to combat the stealing and hacking of card numbers.
Seen At 11: Eliminating Debit Card DangerExperts pointed to five instances when you should opt to use your credit card over your debit card.