Browsing Tag: data breach

[img_assist|nid=5576|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=100|height=100]Guests who recently stayed at Destination Hotels & Resorts may have been
victimized by compromised
point-of-sale systems. The company refused to release many details of
the incident citing an ongoing investigation by the FBI. In a note posted to its Web site said that it had “uncovered a malicious
software program inserted into its credit card processing system from a
remote source.” Read the full article. [Computerworld]

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[img_assist|nid=4975|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=100|height=100]Heartland Payment Systems has made a third
settlement deal, this time with MasterCard, related to a massive data
breach two years ago at the card payments processor. As part of
the deal, Heartland has agreed to pay as much as $41.1 million to
MasterCard issuers that lost money. Read the full article. [IDG News Service]

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[img_assist|nid=4617|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=100|height=100]A data breach in the United States could cost
enterprises twice as much as the same breach costs companies in other
countries with less stringent disclosure and notification laws, according to Ponemon Institute research. Read the full article. [Dark Reading]

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[img_assist|nid=4491|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=100|height=100]Affinity Health Plan, a New York managed care
service, is notifying more than 400,000 current and former customers
employees that their personal data might have been leaked through the
loss of an unerased digital copier hard drive. Read the full article. [Dark Reading]

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