data breach

(Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Dairy Queen Latest To Suffer Customer Card Hack

Ice cream and fast food chain Dairy Queen is the latest retailer to reveal a hack of its customer data.

10/10/2014

File photo of credit cards on a computer keyboard. (Credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)

Jimmy John’s Says Customers’ Card Data Stolen

Jimmy John’s sandwich chain said Wednesday that it believes customers’ credit card data was stolen from 216 of its shops between June and September.

09/25/2014

(Photo credit: Thinkstock)

Data Breaches: Expert Tips For Protecting Small Businesses

A data breach can be devastating to a small business. Protect yourself, so security issues don’t take your company under.

09/05/2014

(Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Home Depot Breach Affected 56M Debit, Credit Cards

Home Depot said Thursday that a data breach that lasted for months at its stores in the U.S. and Canada affected 56 million debit and credit cards, far more than a pre-Christmas 2013 attack on Target customers.

09/02/2014

Actress Jennifer Lawrence arrives at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre on February 27, 2011 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

FBI, Apple Looking Into Nude Celebrity Photo Leaks

The FBI said Monday it was addressing allegations that online accounts of several celebrities, including Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, had been hacked, leading to the posting of their nude photographs online.

09/02/2014

Actress Jennifer Lawrence arrives at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre on February 27, 2011 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Safety of Cloud-Based Storage Questioned After Celebrity Nude Photo Leak

After photos of nude celebrities allegedly hacked from a cloud-based web storage system were posted online Sunday, the security of internet storage is being questioned.

09/01/2014

Get Protected: America’s Top Identity-Theft Scams

Each year, millions of Americans get lured by promises of prizes and unbeatable bargains only to get swindled into some of the county’s top identity-theft scams.

08/28/2014

Top Tips For Protecting Yourself From Identity Theft

Identity theft can leave you with financial difficulties, mounds of paperwork and even fraudulent criminal charges. Protect your data to reduce your chances of becoming a victim.

08/28/2014

Child Identity Theft: Warning Signs Your Child’s Identity Is Being Used

Identity theft is terrible, no matter whom it happens to, but it seems even more offensive when it’s carried out against a child. Keep watch for these signs that your child has been the victim of identity theft.

08/28/2014

The Rise Of Identity Theft: Reports From The Federal Trade Commission

The Federal Trade Commission reports that the occurrence rate for identity theft incidents is high, and it doesn’t look like that trend will change anytime soon.

08/28/2014

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,832 other followers