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LinkedIn Hacked: How the Data Breach Affects You (and Them)

Reports surfaced Wednesday that 6.5 million passwords of users on LinkedIn, the leading corporate social networking website, had been compromised. The company is taking swift action, but its even swifter earnings growth could be at risk.

Cyber-Thieves Step Up Attacks During the Holidays

This is a busy time of year for hackers out to steal personal and financial information during the hectic online holiday shopping season. Among the big companies recently hit are McDonald's, Gawker and Walgreen. Don't let your vigilance slip amid the merrymaking.

Data breach mystery continues

Earlier this week, it was revealed that a data security breach at Hannaford Bros. Co., a chain of East Coast grocery stores, put over 4 million...