Mitigation firm reports 2% increase in DDoS attacks during fourth quarter 2013.
Credit union trade associations turn down an offer to join bankers and retailers in a pledge to collaborate on data security.
Phishing campaigns up 30% in third quarter 2013 over the previous quarter, coalition report says.
U.S. financial data is low-hanging fruit for thieves, experts say.
A second credit union files a lawsuit against the Minneapolis-based retailer over massive data breach.
U.S. card data is low-hanging fruit for data thieves.
Risk control experts and credit union executives provide ways credit unions can limit losses from card data fraud.
WASHINGTON–Minnesota-based retailer considered chip-and-PIN 10 years ago for Target Visa REDcards, but scrapped it.
In advance of a Feb. 5 Commerce Committee hearing, House trio presses Target CEO for internal documents surrounding breach.
Even though malware can infect POS terminals, most need additional help to breach a retailer's computer systems.