U.S. warns merchants on methods used by Target hackers| Reuters U.S. warns merchants on methods used by Target hackers | Reuters The U.S. government on Thursday provided merchants with information gleaned from its confidential investigation into the massive data breach at Target Corp, in a move aimed at identifying and thwarting similar attacks that may be ongoing.
Target Got Hacked Hard in 2005. Here's Why They Let It Happen Again | Threat Level | Wired.com Target Got Hacked Hard in 2005. Here's Why They Let It Happen Again | Threat Level | Wired.com A gang of shadowy hackers tears through the systems of big-box retailers, making off with millions of credit and debit card numbers in a matter of weeks and generating headlines around the country. Target and Neiman Marcus in 2013? No: This oh-so-familiar attack occurred in 2005.