Staples is investigating a possible breach of payment card data and has contacted law enforcement about the matter, making it the latest US retailer to become a possible victim of a cyberattack. Staples shares fell in early morning trading on the news.
Credit card protection is an important topic lately, with retailers like Target and Neiman Marcus experiencing massive security breaches and compromising millions of customers' personal data. Is credit card protection becoming more difficult?
Software giant Adobe announced a major security breach Thursday, in which hackers accessed its software source code plus millions of customers' credit card and login information. Who’s behind the attack and how does it affect Adobe customers?
An Algerian arrested at an airport in Thailand this week has defrauded 217 banks worldwide of tens of millions of dollars, Thai officials charge. They also say the FBI has been hunting him for three years.
Security researchers uncovered 'Project Blitzkrieg', a plan for a major cyberheist of US banks, after its purported Russian mastermind posted recruitment messages online. It's not clear whether the publicity halted the plot.