Starwood Hotels Reports Data Breach, 2 San Francisco Hotels ImpactedStarwood Hotels announced Friday that hackers were able to access credit and debit card information for people who ate and shopped at more than 50 of its hotels. Two of the impacted hotels are located in San Francisco.
Target Reaches Deal With Visa For Massive 2013 Data Breach That Affected Millions Of Holiday ShoppersTarget says it's reached a settlement with Visa related to its massive 2013 data breach that resulted in the theft of millions of debit and credit card numbers.
IRS Admits Data Breach Was Much Worse Than ReportedThe IRS admitted Monday that a massive data breach was much larger than first thought.
Hackers Hit Online Hookup Site AdultFriendFinder; Post Sexual Preferences Of MillionsA British TV station reports that hackers got into the data of online hookup site AdultFriendFinder, and posted the personal details and sexual interests of nearly four million users in a hackers forum.
Internet Security Stocks Diving After Qualys Misses Revenue TargetWeaker than expected earnings from Qualys are impacting the entire online security sector.
UC Berkeley Students Notified Of Data Breach Involving Social Security Numbers, Bank AccountsStudents at UC Berkeley were being notified of a data breach that may have exposed social security numbers and other personal information Thursday, according to Cal Officials.
Morgan Stanley Employee Leaks Client Data On InternetMorgan Stanley says an employee in its wealth management business stole data from about 900 clients and posted it on the Internet.
Home Depot Confirms Data Breach In US, Canada Stores, May Be Largest In HistoryHome Depot confirmed on Monday that its payment systems have been hacked in a data breach that could affect millions of shoppers who used credit and debit cards at its more than 2,000 U.S. and Canadian stores.
Data Breaches: Expert Tips For Protecting Small BusinessesA data breach can be devastating to a small business. Protect yourself, so security issues don't take your company under.
Get Protected: America's Top Identity-Theft ScamsEach 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.
Top Tips For Protecting Yourself From Identity TheftIdentity 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.
Child Identity Theft: Warning Signs Your Child's Identity Is Being UsedIdentity 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.