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.

[ Read more ]

Related items




Spotlight

How to talk infosec with kids

Posted on 17 September 2014.  |  It's never too early to talk infosec with kids: you simply need the right story. In fact, as cyber professionals itís our duty to teach ALL the kids in our life about technology. If we are to make an impact, we must remember that children needed to be taught about technology on their terms.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Fri, Sep 19th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //