Assembly Passes Softer Data Breach Bill Requiring Businesses To Protect CustomersThe original legislation was tougher on businesses by setting data-protection standards and holding them liable if they did not comply. The lawmakers dropped those provisions after strong opposition from retailers.
Sacramento Area UPS Store Among 51 Breached By Malware Targeting Credit Card InformationUnited Parcel Service Inc. said Wednesday that it was among U.S. retailers who got a Department of Homeland Security bulletin about the malware on July 31. The malware is not identified by current anti-virus software.
Possible Data Breach Puts Goodwill Customers' Debit, Credit Cards At RiskJust months after the personal data of 110 million customers was stolen from Target, investigators are looking into the possible breach affecting Goodwill stores in 21 states, including California.
Target: Customers' Encrypted PINs Were ObtainedTarget says customers' encrypted PIN data was removed during the massive data breach that occurred earlier this month.
Target Data Breach Victims May Not Know Effects For Years To ComeWhat’s being called the second-largest data breach in the United States is in the early stages of a criminal and forensic investigation.
Call Kurtis Investigates: The Price Matching Honesty TestAs you head into the holiday shopping season, some store claim to match prices or have low price guarantees. Is it really as simple as finding a lower price somewhere else?