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Computer Hacking

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Kickstarter Says Hackers Got Customer Data

Online fundraising site Kickstarter says hackers got some of its customer data.

02/16/2014

Chase Bank site shows zero balance on an account. (CBS News)

Chase Bank Denies Hacking In Vanishing Balances

Chase Bank said they were investigating a “technology problem” as hundreds of Californians and others expressed frustration on social media; and a spokesman assured that accounts were not in danger.

03/18/2013

Evernote

Redwood City’s Evernote Hacked, Resets 50 Million Passwords

Online note-taking service Evernote Corp. says it was hacked and is resetting all its 50 million users’ passwords as a precaution.

03/03/2013

BART Union Criticizes Leadership At Agency

The union representing train operators and station agents said there is a lack of communication and no plan in place to deal with the numerous issues that BART has faced over the last month.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/18/2011

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train operator waits for passengers to enter the train at the Daly City station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Hacked Again; Police Officer Data Released

The Bay Area Rapid Transit agency has been targeted again by hackers, who posted personal information on 100 police officers online Wednesday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/17/2011

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Banks, Retailers Warn Of Huge E-Mail Data Breach

Epsilon, the world’s largest “permissions-based” e-mail marketing company which has offices in San Francisco, said that someone hacked into its computer system and stole an unknown number of e-mail addresses and names.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/04/2011

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