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2014-05-06 05:26:20

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Target removed its chief executive Gregg Steinhafel on Monday in the wake of the massive data breach the company suffered in late 2013. The company also said it plans to upgrade its payment system to a chip-based smartcard standard. Long-time Target CEO Gregg Steinhafel will leave the retailer immediately, after 35 years of service and six years as the company's chief executive. Target appointed its chief financial officer, John...

2014-04-23 09:46:08

Study finds jump in patients receiving clot-busting drug within 'golden hour' Administering a clot-dissolving drug to stroke victims quickly — ideally within the first 60 minutes after they arrive at a hospital emergency room — is crucial to saving their lives, preserving their brain function and reducing disability. Given intravenously, tPA (tissue plasminogen activator) is currently the only Food and Drug Administration–approved therapy shown to improve outcomes for patients...

2014-02-27 23:25:35

America’s #1 memory factory ranks in prestigious top 100 list created by Forbes Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 YesVideo, the leading online platform responsible for restoring America’s most precious memories, has recently earned a coveted spot on Forbes Magazine’s List of America’s Most Promising Companies. Ranking among the top 100 companies, YesVideo beat out other businesses due to its tremendous growth in recent years, quality of management team and investors,...

2014-01-23 23:28:52

The new mixtape is presented by Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes Promotion. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes announce the release of the “The Resurrection” Mixtape by Aosophies. The 16 track project is currently available for download. The mixtape features an appearance from Kay Dee. Aosophies is a 24 year old rapper from Augusta, GA. Aosophies is an acronym for Allah Cipher Savior Cipher Power He I Equality Savior which is fitting as Aosophies seeks to be the...

Russian Teen 17 Hacked Target Systems
2014-01-20 14:25:56

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online BlackPOS/Kaptoxa is the name of the malware that infected Target and collected information on 110 million of the retailer's customer' credit cards over the 2013 holiday shopping season. New research reveals that a teen in Russia, who was not yet 17 years old at the time, authored the malware that was able to hack into Target's systems, as well as those of Neiman Marcus and other retailers. On Friday internet security firm IntelCrawler...

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2014-01-17 04:30:29

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Hackers who were able to gather credit card data on over 70 million Target shoppers during the 2013 holiday shopping season were able to do so using garden variety malware. It didn't take any special code to get the "off the shelf" malware to breach the big box retailer's systems, according to Forbes. It was no storybook holiday for Target. The retailer discovered in December that it was the victim of a large-scale security breach that...

Following In Target's Footsteps, Neiman Marcus Reports Data Breach
2014-01-13 13:12:39

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While Target took all the heat this holiday season for experiencing a security breach affecting as many as 110 million customers, Neiman Marcus is now saying it experienced a similar attack. It has also been reported that other retailers were affected during this past holiday season but have yet to come forward. All eyes have been on the big red target, however the credit breaches experienced over the holidays are likely to have gone...

2013-12-21 23:01:56

Target made headlines during this holiday season, but it wasn’t about record sales and profits, it was about losing control of the personal credit card data of up to 40 million of its holiday shoppers. Joe Caruso, founder and CEO/CTO of Global Digital Forensics, discusses the impact of these types of breaches, how they happen, and some steps organizations can take to help stay away from making headlines for all the wrong reasons. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 21, 2013 Hacking the point...

Hackers Hit Target On Holidays
2013-12-19 16:24:09

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Target confirmed on Thursday that hackers gained unauthorized access to payment card data. The big box retailer said the issue has been identified and resolved, according to a corporate statement released about the security breach. The hack attack may impact certain Target customers who have used either credit cards or debit cards to purchase goods in Target's US stores. The retailer is working with law enforcement and financial...

2013-10-08 23:27:14

Extend Nutrition announced its biggest sale ever, at Target stores this month; Extend Bar is on sale now for just $3.49 per 4-bar box. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Extend Nutrition, a leader in diabetes nutrition products, announced its biggest sale ever, at Target stores this month. Two popular flavors of Extend Bar – Peanut Butter Chocolate Delight and Chocolate Delight - are on sale now for $3.49 for a 4-bar box at Target Pharmacies nationwide ($5.49 regular price). Sale...

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