The system crash reportedly kept bank customers from withdrawing money from ATMs and from carrying out mobile and online transactions.
Version 3.0 of the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and the Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS) became available today.
On Wednesday morning, the website showcased items, normally priced for hundreds of dollars, at around $10 to $20.
So far, one solution, developed by European Payment Services, has been verified under PCI security standards for point-to-point encryption (P2PE) hardware.
"The 2013 eCommerce Cyber Crime Report" weighed the business loss incurred by holiday cyber attacks.
Fraudsters boldly entered the store to plant skimming devices.
According to a federal judge in Illinois, the plaintiffs failed to demonstrate loss or injury as a result of increased risk of identity theft, invasion of privacy and other claims.
The case hinges on a 2012 breach where the live video feeds of nearly 700 web-connected cameras were made available online.
Liberty Mutual, the insurer for St. Louis-based Schnucks, said the supermarket chain's general liability policy wasn't designed to absorb costs associated with data breach lawsuits and related claims.
The council released a highlight of potential new requirements and guidance to the PCI Data Security Standard and Payment Application Data Security Standard, both due out in November.
US Airways reported Aug. 2 that an unauthorized user gained access to a small number of Dividend Miles accounts. It was the second reported breach in under a month for the airline.
A programming error experienced by the payroll vendor for US Airways may have allowed employees to see wage information belonging to their colleagues.
Mapco Express suffered a credit card breach in March and April after hackers infected its systems with malware.
Customers that used their credit and debit cards during the month of February may have had their data exposed.
More than half of C-level executives surveyed in large Canadian companies do not educate employees about data security, storage and destruction.
Between June and July, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration shut down 1,677 pharmacies it says were operating illegally.
Technological vulnerability and valuable data make retailers the latest target for malware attacks, says Jenny Craig CIO Abe Lietz. Karen Epper Hoffman investigates.
The supermarket chain, which has more than 120 stores, primarily in California, was targeted by online intruders.
Adrian-Tiberiu Oprea, a Romanian man, admitted that he helped steal payment card data from hundreds of U.S.-based point-of-sale (POS) systems at the sandwich chain.
Mapco disclosed this week that hackers compromised its payment card processing systems to steal credit and debit card information belonging to an unknown number of customers.
The numbers corresponded to cards used by shoppers at 79 of 100 Schnucks Markets locations in the Midwest. The attacks may have persisted as long as four months, from last December through March 29.
The trojan was recently a topic of discussion on an underground Russian forum, researchers found.
The Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) released recommendations for card data security and compliance in cloud environments.
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Zaxby's, a Georgia-based restaurant chain, said the credit and debit card information of customers at locations in 10 states may have been accessed by fraudsters.
Cezar Butu received the penalty after admitting that he helped infiltrate the credit card processing systems of more than 150 Subway restaurants in 2011.
The PCI Security Standards Council, the body that manages payment security industries guidelines, on Friday released a methodology for meeting a risk management requirement included in the standard.
Less than two weeks after the book giant revealed that PIN pads at dozens of its stores were compromised, four victims have filed lawsuits, alleging the company failed to properly protect their data and notify them in reasonable timeframe.
EMC has acquired Menlo Park, Calif.-based online fraud detection provider Silver Tail Systems. Silver Tail, which offers "real-time web session and behavioral analysis" for banking, e-commerce and government customers, will operate as part of RSA, EMC's security division.
Fraudsters tampered with the point-of-sales devices at a number of locations to steal customers' debit and credit card information.