By now we've read the details of the Target breach. Attackers got away with home, email and credit card information from 70 million people (Source). How many people is that in the big scheme of things? According to a U.S. Census Bureau report from 2012, it's close to every single living person in the states of California (38.05 million), Texas (26.06 million) and Washington (6.897 million).
In fact, the Target breach has impacted one of my close colleagues, who explained to me the safety precautions taken by his credit card company. It should... [Read More]