Too many identity theft horror stories feature young people making their first forays into credit and discovering heaps of bed debt in their names.
Target says Chairman, President and CEO Gregg Steinhafel is out nearly five months after the retailer disclosed a massive credit card data breach.
Target says it will enable its branded credit and debit card to include the new chip-and-PIN technology, but don't expect other retailers to follow suit.
Microsoft is warning that a newly discovered flaw could allow cyberhackers to have complete access to users' computer files.
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.