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Nationwide Patient Data Breach Leads to Identity Theft Concerns

Hackers Stole Patient Info in Data Breach, Leading to Identity Theft Concerns On Tuesday, August 19th, national hospital chain, Community Health Systems, reported that their database was breached, possibly by Chinese hackers, earlier this year.  An astounding  4.5 million patients had their personal data stolen, leading to identity theft … [Read more...]

Target Hack Attack Went On Longer than Estimated

Target Hack Attack and Identity Theft Went On Longer than Previously Believed Target’s CFO announced today during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing that the hack attack in December 2013 went on longer than officials previously reported. John Mulligan, Chief Financial Officer for Target Corp, said that the company recently learned that … [Read more...]

Target Identity Theft Suspects Arrested at Texas Border

Texas Officers Arrest Two Mexican Citizens for Fake Credit Cards and Identity Theft Related to Target Breach On Monday, January 20th, two Mexican citizens attempting to re-enter the US were arrested at the South Texas border for identity theft in connection with the Target hack attack over the Christmas season. Reportedly, Daniel Guardiola … [Read more...]

Target Hack Attack Larger Than Suspected

More Information Taken in Target Hack Attack, Identity Theft Could be a Problem In December 2013, Target announced that a hack attack had breached the payment card information of 40 million Target customers, and could lead to stolen bank information and possible identity theft. Now, the large retailer says that as many as 70 million customers … [Read more...]

Target Suffers Hack Attack, Customers Alerted to Possible Identity Theft

Target Retail Chain Says Millions of Customers’ Info Breached in Hack Attack, Identity Theft is Possible Target confirms reports that 40 million credit and debit cards may be affected after a massive hack attack and customers are warned that they may be victims of identity theft. The hack attack affected customers who shopped at Target during … [Read more...]

Restaurant-Goers Suffer Credit Card Hack Attack

Credit Card Info at NC and SC Restaurants Stolen in Hack Attack Authorities in Pickens County, South Carolina, as well as Western North Carolina, are investigating claims that a hack attack at local Bojangles restaurants exposed several customers to identity theft. According to law enforcement officials, hackers broke into the Bojangles … [Read more...]

Hack Attack on South Carolina More Damaging And Extensive Than Estimated

South Carolina Hack Attack Numbers Go Up Officials in South Carolina say that 200,000 more tax returns have been accessed than initially thought. Now, the state thinks the total number of individual tax returns that were hacked is 3.8 million, with 657,000 business tax returns also hacked. A spokeswoman said that this number is, … [Read more...]

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