The Heartbleed bug has millions of us trying to tally all our accounts and change all our passwords. But passwords are just the beginning of the problem.
Volatile trading on Wall Street is ramping up the heated debate between the bulls and bears -- and investors increasingly are caught in the middle.
When it comes to medical identity theft, more than your money is in danger: This type of fraud could cost you your life. And it hits millions of Americans every year.
Target missed multiple opportunities to thwart the hackers responsible for the unprecedented holiday shopping season data breach, Senate staffers say in a report.
California is determining if credit card data were stolen from DMV computers, in yet another warning for millions of consumers about a possible breach of their information.
Consumer chargebacks cost merchants a bundle, and if this refund trend continues, both retailers and consumers will be affected.
The silver lining in the cloud of that giant Target data breach includes a yearlong benefit for many Americans, plus a nudge to improve the way they do business online.
The corporate hacks keep coming. The latest target, according to cybersecurity blogger Brian Krebs, is the beauty supply chain Sally Beauty.
A Florida victim of identity theft was jailed for days before he could convince law enforce authorities that they had the wrong guy.
Target not only failed to protect its customers' personal financial information stolen, it reportedly also fumbled the credit monitoring service it offered to protect them.
A credit card data breach has been detected that exposed guests at certain Marriott, Holiday Inn, Sheraton and other hotel properties to theft, a hotel-management firm says.
Target says hackers used stolen credentials from an unidentified vendor to invade the software program that controls its payment system.
The Better Business Bureau has a warning: Check your credit card statements for $9.84 charges. Gobs of them are popping up, and they usually mean criminals have your number.
Following a data breach that compromised 70 million consumers' credit card information, Target wants the retail industry to switch to technology that's widely used in Europe.
The Bureau of Justice Statistics released its 2012 Victims of Identity Theft report this month, and some of the statistics highlighted in it were staggering.
Target says it has reached out to state and federal officials to identify the malware that allowed illegal access to some 40 million customer accounts last week.
The Target credit card hack proves once again that no matter what you do to keep your data safe, hackers can still hit you. But you're not powerless. Here's what to do now.
Coin promises to shrink your wallet by consolidating all of your credit cards and gift cards into one device. Here are the pros and cons.
On this day of tricks and treats, we offer you a few tales of those tricked by identity thieves -- and treat you to some advice about what to do if it happens to you.