Retailer Breaches – Summary Report

Retailer breach stories:

Level 2 Retailer data breach – Barclaycard – www.barclaycard.co.uk/business/files/Level2_retailer_data_breach.pdf

Shoe retailer Office warned on data breach – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-30896805 and http://www.computerweekly.com/news/2240238420/Information-Commissioners-Office-issues-warning-to-Office-shoe-retailer-over-data-breach

Target data breach: Why UK business needs to pay attention – http://www.computerweekly.com/feature/Target-data-breach-Why-UK-business-needs-to-pay-attention

Online retailer Play.com admits data breach – http://www.information-age.com/technology/security/1611878/online-retailer-playcom-admits-data-breach

Retailer Michaels Stores confirms payment card data breach – http://uk.reuters.com/article/2014/04/17/us-michaelsstores-cybercrime-idUSBREA3G27N20140417

Retail Security Breaches 2014: Home Depot, Target Should Have Stronger Countermeasures, Experts Say – http://www.ibtimes.com/retail-security-breaches-2014-home-depot-target-should-have-stronger-countermeasures-1683362

Which Big Retailer Hasn’t Reported a Major Breach — Yet? – http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2014-10-21/which-big-retailer-hasn-t-reported-a-major-breach-yet-

The Year Of The Retailer Data Breach – http://www.darkreading.com/attacks-breaches/the-year-of-the-retailer-data-breach/d/d-id/1317462

Home Depot says 56 MILLION payment cards have been affected by biggest retail security breach in history – http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2761490/Home-Depot-says-malware-affected-56M-payment-cards.html

Retailer Bebe Confirms Payment Card Data Breach – http://techcrunch.com/2014/12/05/retailer-bebe-confirms-payment-card-data-breach/

Staples Becomes The Latest Retailer Affected By A Payment Card Data Breach – http://techcrunch.com/2014/10/21/staples-becomes-the-latest-retailer-affected-by-a-payment-card-data-breach/

Kmart becomes latest retailer to suffer security breach – http://fortune.com/2014/10/10/kmart-becomes-latest-retailer-to-suffer-security-breach/

Banks take on retailers over who foots cyber attacks bill – http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/23f1339c-6778-11e4-8970-00144feabdc0.html#axzz3SSs0seud

Data Breach Survey: Consumers hold retailers responsible, second only to criminals – http://www.brunswickgroup.com/about-us/news/data-breach-survey/

Moonpig investigating potential security breach – http://www.essentialretail.com/news/ecommerce/article/54ac11bb8b255-moonpig-investigating-potential-security-breach

Chick-fil-A May Be the Latest Retail Data Breach Victim – http://www.eweek.com/security/chick-fil-a-may-be-the-latest-retail-data-breach-victim.html

4 Reasons Why You Should Shop at Stores That Got Hacked – http://time.com/money/3524447/data-breach-target-home-depot-holiday-shopping/

3 High Profile Retail Data Breaches Changing Consumer Behaviour– Unless Executives Act – https://zonefox.com/news/high-profile-retail-data-breaches-changing-consumer-behaviour-unless-executives-act/

Dairy Queen says data breached at stores – http://www.cnbc.com/id/102077305#.

Grocery stores in multiple states hit by data breach – http://www.computerworld.com/article/2491234/cybercrime-hacking/grocery-stores-in-multiple-states-hit-by-data-breach.html

2013 Data Breaches: All You Need to Know – http://resources.infosecinstitute.com/2013-data-breaches-need-know/

Retailers’ data breaches could get ‘ugly’ – http://www.detroitnews.com/story/business/personal-finance/2014/12/07/retailers-data-breach/20067897/

The Real Cost of a Retail Data Breach – http://data-protection.safenet-inc.com/2014/07/the-real-cost-of-a-retail-data-breach/#sthash.S4yW6HvS.dpbs

Continuous Breach: A New State of Mind, Especially for Retailers – https://www.damballa.com/continuous-breach/

Can Companies Restore Consumer Confidence After a Data Breach? – http://www.triplepundit.com/2014/07/can-companies-restore-consumer-confidence-data-breach/

Another Potential Retail Mega Breach At Sandwich Chain Jimmy Johns – http://www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/latest-security-news/another-potential-retail-mega-breach-at-sandwich-chain-jimmy-johns/

Court Rules in Favor of Breached Retailer – http://www.databreaches.net/court-rules-in-favor-of-breached-retailer/

Supervalu hit by hackers, data breach affects 180 stores – http://www.techtimes.com/articles/13145/20140815/supervalu-hit-by-hackers-data-breach-affects-180-stores.htm

2014 – An Explosion of Data Breaches and PoS RAM Scrapers – http://blog.trendmicro.com/trendlabs-security-intelligence/2014-an-explosion-of-data-breaches-and-pos-ram-scrapers/

How companies can rebuild trust after a security breach – http://www.techpageone.co.uk/en/technology/security-it/companies-can-rebuild-trust-security-breach/#.VOmrFvmsV8E

Why retailers bear the brunt of security breaches – http://www.networkworld.com/article/2458993/security0/why-retailers-bear-the-brunt-of-security-breaches.html

Poll: Nearly half of cardholders likely to avoid stores hit by data breaches – http://www.creditcards.com/credit-card-news/shopping-after-breach.php

Retail Breaches Bolster Interest In NIST Cyber Security Advice – http://www.informationweek.com/government/cybersecurity/retail-breaches-bolster-interest-in-nist-cyber-security-advice/d/d-id/1252740

Retail’s Reality: Shopping Behavior After Security Breaches – http://www.interactionsmarketing.com/retailperceptions/2014/06/retails-reality-shopping-behavior-after-security-breaches/

Backoff and BlackPOS Malware Breach Retailers Point of Sale Systems – http://www.yassl.com/yaSSL/Blog/Entries/2014/9/11_Backoff_and_BlackPOS_Malware_Breach_Retailers_Point_of_Sale_Systems.html

Retailers Are Finding That Data Vulnerability Can Undo Years of Brand Equity – http://www.adweek.com/news/advertising-branding/retailers-are-finding-data-vulnerability-can-undo-years-brand-equity-156459

10 lessons learned from major retailers’ cyber breaches – http://www.propertycasualty360.com/2014/09/23/10-lessons-learned-from-major-retailers-cyber-brea

POSSIBLE DATA BREACH AT ACME STORES IN PA, NJ, DEL. – http://6abc.com/shopping/possible-data-breach-at-acme-stores-in-pa-nj-del/329670/

Credit Card Breaches Happen: What You Can Do to Protect Yourself – http://www.zonealarm.com/blog/2014/11/credit-card-breaches-happen-what-you-can-do-to-protect-yourself/

WHY IS THE COST OF A DATA BREACH SO HIGH? – http://www.delegosoftware.com/why-is-the-cost-of-a-data-breach-so-high/

What Retailers Need to Do to Prevent the Next Breach – http://www.csc.com/cybersecurity/insights/107105-what_retailers_need_to_do_to_prevent_the_next_breach

Sheplers Western Wear Alerts Customers Concerning Data Breach Affecting Retail Stores – http://www.databreaches.net/sheplers-western-wear-alerts-customers-concerning-data-breach-affecting-retail-stores/

The data breach payment fight heats up – http://thehill.com/policy/cybersecurity/228161-the-fight-over-paying-for-data-breaches-heats-up

Strengthening security after a breach of a retailer’s customer data – http://www.pwc.com/us/en/advisory-services/case-studies/technology/assets/strengthening-security.pdf

Data breach alert: Small retailers are especially vulnerable –

Lax security and complacency are common – http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/news/2014/05/data-breach-alert-small-retailers-are-especially-vulnerable/index.htm

Chronology of Data Breaches | Privacy Rights Clearinghouse – https://www.privacyrights.org/data-breach-asc

Why is PCI DSS Compliance Important? – http://www.theukcardsassociation.org.uk/security/PCIDSS_compliance.asp

PCI DSS: is the cure worse than the disease? – http://www.techworld.com/news/security/pci-dss-is-cure-worse-than-disease-3426435/

If I’m not compliant, what may happen to me and my business? – http://www.theukcardsassociation.org.uk/security/Non_compliance_PCIDSS.asp

The real cost of a data breach – http://www.retaildive.com/news/the-real-cost-of-a-data-breach/363587/

Regaining Consumer Trust Post-Breach Starts at the Point of Sale – http://www.paymentssource.com/news/interchange/regaining-consumer-trust-post-breach-starts-at-the-point-of-sale-3020599-1.html

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