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Truly Massive Data Breach at eBay

Posted by Randal Cox on May 21, 2014 9:26:00 AM



Today, eBay announced a truly massive data breach of sensitive data on 148 million customers, making it perhaps the second largest data breach of all time, exceeded only by the 160 million records announced lost in June 2013 by a variety of companies.

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Topics: Compromises, Industry News

Expected Target Losses

Posted by Randal Cox on Jan 29, 2014 1:09:08 PM

Target Losses

Target's November-December data breach, at least the second largest debit and credit card compromise in history, is likely to haunt Target for a long time to come. Although some of the details are still hard to determine, we estimate losses in excess of $2.5B.

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Target: 66 Days of Gloom

Posted by Randal Cox on Jan 28, 2014 10:18:00 PM

So much has happened in the Target data breach story, it's hard to keep it all straight. We've been compiling a detailed timeline of the breach, the fallout, and more details about the actual malware attack.

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Topics: Compromises