Security breach hits 40 million credit card holders

Monday, 20 June 2005, 12:24 PM EST

MasterCard International has reported what could the word's biggest ever identity theft. It says that credit card data on 40 million customers could have been compromised after a breach of security at one of its third-party credit card processing companies in the US.

By Antony Savvas at Computer Weekly.

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