Security Lapse Leaks Data From Millions Of Verizon CustomersA security researcher says a lapse has exposed data from millions of Verizon customers, leaking names, addresses and personal identification numbers, or PINs.
Federal Officials: Recent Data Breach Worse Than ExpectedNearly 22 million Americans hacked. The FBI now says the biggest ever government breach targeted background checks full of information from federal workers, their families and even friends.
Concerns Grow After String Of Security Breaches At The White HouseTwo days. Two intruders. It’s the latest in a string of security breaches at the White House. Now many are wondering if the nation’s capital is safe.
Home Depot: 56M Payment Cards Exposed In Data BreachTens of millions of credit cards are exposed. Home Depot customers are hit with a data breach that's even bigger than the Target hack last winter.
Audit: Inappropriate Charges Made To State-Issued Credit CardsAn audit has found that four Maryland workers used state-issued credit cards to buy $255,000 of inappropriate items in recent years.
Univ. Of Md. President Testifies To Senate About Security Data BreachThe University of Maryland president testifies on Capitol Hill about the widespread data breach that exposed hundreds of thousands of people's personal information.
University Of Maryland Reports 2nd Data Breach In 4 WeeksThe University of Maryland says someone hacked into its computer network and obtained personal information for the second time in four weeks.
Md. Nonprofit Serving Disabled Reports Data BreachSomeone hacked the computers of a state-licensed provider of services to the developmentally disabled and stole Social Security numbers and medical information for about 9,700 clients, the organization and the state agency that oversees it said Monday.
University Of Maryland Breached Data Goes Back To 1992Officials at the University of Maryland say a database breach last month affects fewer people than first reported, but it affects students who attended the school years earlier than initially thought.
Hackers Using Mobile Devices To Expose Sensitive Information In Cyber AttacksTarget, Neiman Marcus, Michaels and the University of Maryland. They're all major retailers and institutions hit by hackers.
Bill Would Set Standards For Student PrivacyMaryland lawmakers will be hearing about a measure to limit commercial use of student data by cloud-computing service vendors.
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.
Lawmakers In Washington Calling For Investigation Into Target Data BreachThere are calls for a federal investigation in the Target data breach that's left 110 million customers exposed to potential fraud.
Target Warns Additional 70M Customers May Be Affected By Data BreachThe security breach at Target is even worse than we first thought. In all, more than 100 million people may have been hacked.
Target Talks Data Breach With State Attorneys; Head Of Md.’s Internet Privacy Unit On CallThe 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.