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Cyber Crime

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  • European banks team up with Europol in cybercrime fightback

    European banks team up with Europol in cybercrime fightback
    LONDON (Reuters) - Europe's banks have joined forces with Europol's cybercrime unit to try to combat the rising and increasingly sophisticated threat being posed by cyber criminals to financial firms. The European Banking Federation (EBF), which...
  • Restaurant chain Jimmy John's reports data breach at 216 stores

    Restaurant chain Jimmy John's reports data breach at 216 stores
    Sandwich restaurant chain Jimmy John's said there was a potential security breach involving customers' credit and debit card data at 216 of its stores and franchised locations on July 30. An intruder stole log-in credentials from the company's vendor and...
  • U.S. states probe Home Depot breach, senators seek FTC investigation

    U.S. states probe Home Depot breach, senators seek FTC investigation
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two senators asked the federal government to investigate a data breach on the payment-card processing systems of Home Depot Inc and five U.S. states launched a probe into the matter on Tuesday as fallout from the attack intensified....
  • Home Depot sued by Illinois resident over data breach

    Home Depot sued by Illinois resident over data breach
    Home Depot has been sued over data breach by a customer, saying the company failed to properly safeguard customer data from hackers, a lawsuit filed in a Chicago federal court showed on Tuesday. Illinois resident Kelsey O'Brien filed the lawsuit,...
  • Chinese hacking into critical Pentagon contractors

    WASHINGTON The Chinese government has frequently hacked into the computer systems of defense contractors for the U.S. Transportation Command, the Pentagon agency responsible for deploying American troops and military equipment worldwide. A bipartisan...
  • Home Depot breach bigger than Target at 56 million cards

    Home Depot breach bigger than Target at 56 million cards
    BOSTON/CHICAGO (Reuters) - Home Depot Inc Thursday said some 56 million payment cards were likely compromised in a cyberattack at its stores, suggesting the hacking attack at the home improvement chain was larger than last year's unprecedented breach at...
  • Home Depot data breach: 56 million payment cards put 'at risk'

    Home Depot Inc. said an investigation found that a data breach exposed about 56 million payment cards, part of a cyber attack that trumped even Target's massive hack last year. The home improvement chain said hackers built unique malware to penetrate...
  • 56 million 'unique' payment cards compromised in Home Depot data breach

    Home Depot said Thursday that its recent cyber attack put an estimated "56 million unique" credit and debit cards at risk. The company said the security criminals used malware not previously seen in other attacks and that it had been present between...
  • DP Buzz: Internet security

    Editor's note: "DP Buzz" is an interactive feature of the Daily Press Opinion Page. We email weekly questions on issues and topics affecting Peninsula-area citizens. Each week, subscribers can choose whether to weigh in or not with a short answer. Here is...
  • Cyber breaches rare among U.S. state-registered investment advisers -study

    Cyber breaches rare among U.S. state-registered investment advisers -study
    (Reuters) - Cyber security breaches are rare among investment advisory firms registered with U.S. states, but improvements to technology and procedures could still bolster protection of client information, state securities regulators said on Wednesday....
  • Protect yourself after a data breach

    I returned from vacation this week to find one of those lovely letters at home alerting me that my personal information may have been stolen in the data breach that hit physicians affiliated with Community Health Systems. The next day I heard about...