P.F. Chang’s Security Breach Involved 33 Locations, Goes Back To As Early As October 2013

P.F. Chang’s Security Breach Involved 33 Locations, Goes Back To As Early As October 2013

Consumers’ worried their credit card information was compromised during a security breach at P.F. Chang’s China Bistro earlier this summer now have more details. Investigators have determined that the breach affected customers’ credit card information at 33 restaurants and began as early as October 2013. [More]

AT&T Confirms Some Wireless Customers’ Phone Records, SSNs Accessed In April Security Breach

(So Cal Metro)

Check your mail, AT&T wireless customers — you might have an announcement from the company disclosing a data security breach that happened two months ago. Snail, mail indeed. AT&T confirmed over the weekend that three workers at one of the company’s vendors accessed an undisclosed amount of AT&T Mobility customers’ records. [More]

Senate Report: Target Missed Multiple Warning Signs Leading Up To Data Breach

Senate Report: Target Missed Multiple Warning Signs Leading Up To Data Breach

A new Senate staff report from the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee released last night charges Target with missing multiple warning signs before hackers stole the personal information of up to 110 million customers late last year. [More]

Varying Laws Allow Companies To Delay Notifying Consumers Of Hacks

Varying Laws Allow Companies To Delay Notifying Consumers Of Hacks

It took Target mere days to notify consumers that their personal information had been breached. Not fast enough? Well, it could have taken months before the incident was made public, thanks to state laws that vary the length of time in which companies must announce cyber hacks. [More]

WellPoint Security Breach Exposes 470,000 Credit Card Numbers & Medical Records

WellPoint Security Breach Exposes 470,000 Credit Card Numbers & Medical Records

Health insurance giant WellPoint has already annoyed its customers by trying to jack up their rates and dropping breast cancer patients’ coverage after they’d been diagnosed with the disease. But now they really have some explaining to do, after a security breach exposed medical records, credit card numbers and other information of 470,000 customers. [More]

Credit Union Celebrates Labor Day By Limiting ATM Transactions To $40

Credit Union Celebrates Labor Day By Limiting ATM Transactions To $40

How are you spending the long weekend? If you’re one of 2,000 Arizona Federal Credit Union customers affected in a Visa security breach, we hope you weren’t planning a trip out of state.

Red Card! MLSGear.com Shoppers Exposed To Identity Theft

Red Card! MLSGear.com Shoppers Exposed To Identity Theft

Computerworld is reporting that “a series of SQL injection attacks” on a third-party e-commerce company’s servers has compromised the personal data of customers who shopped at Major League Soccer’s MLSgear.com website. One affected customer told us he received a letter from MLSgear.com letting him know what had happened and offering him free credit monitoring services for a year, which is apparently the standing corporate response to personal data theft.

TD Ameritrade Hacked, Customer Data Compromised

TD Ameritrade Hacked, Customer Data Compromised

TD Ameritrade has announced that they’ve been hacked and contact information including names, addresses, e-mail addresses and account activity information such as how many trades were conducted in the last month. Social Security Numbers, user names and passwords were not compromised, according to TD Ameritrade’s spokesperson.