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It is difficult to fathom that it has been almost two years since the massive Target data breach in December 2013 and that, despite the barrage of other retail breaches since, we still have no data security standards for retailers. Sadly, consumers are all vulnerable, and the tab for credit unions just keeps mounting.

As of June 9, the Identity Theft Resource Center had already recorded 348 breaches, with more than 107 million records exposed in 2015. If the beginning of 2015 is any indication, this year may surpass 2014 with even more data breaches. Cybercriminals are growing increasingly brazen. This year, there was a second breach at Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc.

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