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Hackers Using Mobile Devices To Expose Sensitive Information In Cyber Attacks

Target, Neiman Marcus, Michaels and the University of Maryland. They’re all major retailers and institutions hit by hackers.

02/21/2014

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Congress Urged To Consider ‘Chip & Pin’ Credit Cards To Fight Future Security Breaches

Congress is looking at new ways to keep your personal credit card information safe after recent high-profile security breaches at some of America’s top retailers.

02/04/2014

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Target Talks Data Breach With State Attorneys; Head Of Md.’s Internet Privacy Unit On Call

The number of Maryland victims in the Target credit card breach could be in the hundreds of thousands. That staggering estimate from the attorney general’s office comes as Target reaches out to top prosecutors nationwide.

12/24/2013

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Deputy Police Chief’s Old Credit Card Victim Of Target Breach, New Card Charged Illegally

Prince George’s County police say thieves made illegal charges with a credit card a deputy chief had just gotten after the old card was compromised at Target.

12/24/2013

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Md. Couple Accused Of Grocery Store Pick-Pocketing

A husband and wife are charged in Montgomery County with stealing a woman’s wallet at a grocery store and racking up a $1,600 credit card bill.

08/12/2013

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Suspects In Anne Arundel Co. Credit Card Thefts Arrested

Two suspects are behind bars in Anne Arundel County–charged with theft and credit card fraud.

08/07/2013

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Hackers Charged For Stealing 160 Million Credit Card Numbers

A gang of computer hackers are busted for stealing the credit card numbers of 160 million Americans. Seventeen major corporations were hacked, including a number of companies here in Maryland.

07/25/2013

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Anne Arundel Co. Pickpockets Wanted For Credit Card Fraud

Police say two suspects are working together to pick pockets at grocery stores in Anne Arundel County.

07/25/2013

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Teens Use Missing Credit Card To Buy Movie Tickets, Take Picture At Photo Booth

Authorities in Maryland are looking for a group of teens who they say used a woman’s missing credit card to buy movie tickets, then took pictures of themselves with the card at a photo booth.

06/15/2013

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Suspects In Credit Card Fraud Arrested After Facebook Tip

Facebook helps lead to the arrests of two suspects wanted for theft and major credit card fraud in Howard County.

03/28/2013

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Chief Justice A Victim Of Credit Card Fraud

Chief Justice John Roberts has been a victim of credit card fraud.

03/28/2013

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Parents Can Freeze Child’s Credit Under Md.’s New Child Identity Theft Law

Chances are you know someone affected by identity theft. Now, the problem is rapidly growing among children.

01/02/2013

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