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Director of the United States Secret Service Julia Pierson testifies before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 30, 2014. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Secret Service Director Neglects To Mention Security Breach In CDC Elevator During Hearing

The embarrassing disclosures about lapses in presidential security just keep coming for the Secret Service.

10/01/2014

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Report: Russian Hackers Steal 1.2 Billion Passwords

Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of Internet heists affecting 420,000 websites, according to a report published Tuesday.

08/06/2014

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Target CEO Resigns in Wake of Data Breach

Target’s massive data breach has now cost the company’s CEO his job.

05/05/2014

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AOL: Security Breach May Have Exposed Private Info Of ‘Significant Number’ Of Email Users’ Accounts

AOL says a security breach may have exposed the private information of a “significant number” of its email users’ accounts.

04/29/2014

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Microsoft Warns of Internet Explorer Security Gap

Microsoft says a security gap in Internet Explorer could allow an attacker to take complete control of a computer if the user clicks on a link to a malicious website.

04/28/2014

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AOL Reports Email Security Breach

AOL says a security breach may have exposed the private information of a “significant number” of its email users’ accounts.

04/28/2014

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Johns Hopkins Students’ Info Discovered Online

Johns Hopkins University officials are alerting more than 2,000 graduate students that their personal information has been discovered on the Internet.

04/28/2014

Michaels craft store.

Michaels Confirms Suspected Credit Card Security Breach

The Michaels chain of arts and crafts stores confirmed Thursday that approximately 2.6 million credit cards may have been affected by an ongoing security breach that lasted from May 8, 2013 to Jan. 27, 2014.

04/18/2014

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Online Security Flaw Exposes Millions of Passwords

An alarming lapse in Internet security has exposed millions of passwords, credit card numbers and other sensitive bits of information to potential theft by computer hackers who may have been secretly exploiting the problem before its discovery.

04/09/2014

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Sally Beauty’s Security Breach Grows in Scope

Sally Beauty says a security breach in March may have affected more of its customers than it earlier estimated.

03/28/2014

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