May 8, 2015

Human error was the number one cause of data security incidents in 2014.

February 17, 2015

Data breaches are on the rise around the world. Digital security provider Gemalto released the latest edition of its Breach Level Index (BLI), revealing that more than 1,500 data breaches led to one billion data records compromised worldwide during 2014.

January 12, 2015

President Barack Obama on Monday proposed strengthening laws against identity theft, described as a growing problem that costs billions of dollars. Part of Obama’s proffered solution is requiring notification when consumer information is hacked.

December 29, 2014

Technology will give fraudsters an edge in 2015, but it will also provide new tools for organizations and investigators, according to three experts from the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) who were asked for their top fraud predictions for 2015. 

December 22, 2014

About 1.16 million customer payment cards may have been exposed in a security breach at Staples Inc. earlier this year. 

July 23, 2014

Police arrested six people on charges they were tied to an international ring that defrauded StubHub, the online ticket resale platform operated by Ebay.

January 10, 2014

Target Corp. on Friday cuts its profit forecast on the heels of disappointing fourth quarter same-store sales.

June 17, 2013

Nine owners and managers of 7-Eleven stores across Long Island (New York) and in Virginia were charged on Monday of harboring and hiring dozens of illegal immigrants and paying them using sham Social Security numbers.

May 2, 2013

By Douglas H. Meal, David T. Cohen, and Lisa L. Rachlin, Ropes & Gray LLP

November 20, 2012

By Greg Smith, Accudata Technologies

March 29, 2010

A federal judge in Boston has sentenced a Florida man to seven years in prison...

September 30, 2008

Based on our 2008 work, we have one resounding answer. The number of people who...

August 4, 2008

The Department of Justice on Tuesday charged 11 people, including residents of at least five...

February 12, 2008

A woman is suing Best Buy for $54 million because she claims the consumer-electronics retailer...

November 30, 2007

Bank of America, Charlotte, N.C., announced that Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A is piloting a cash-management technology that...

November 30, 2007

RankingCityPopulation Estimate July 20061Phoenix1,512,9862Riverside, Calif.293,7613Las Vegas552,5394Miami404,0485Dallas1,232,9406Sacramento, Calif.453,7817San Francisco744,0418Los Angeles3,849,3789Houston2,144,49110San Antonio1,296,68211Orlando, Fla.220,18612San Diego1,256,95113San Jose, Calif.929,93614Atlanta486,41115Denver566,97416Austin, Texas709,89317Memphis,...

June 30, 2007

As the media reveals more reports of credit-card and identity-theft incidents, retailers are hard-pressed to...

November 16, 2005

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November 16, 2005

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November 22, 2004

San Francisco, The...

November 29, 1999

The deadline countdown is on: In less than six months, retailers must be in compliance...