Tag Archives: hacking

Target Has a Bullseye on Its Chest

When Target announced that it had suffered a major breach of approximately 40 million credit cards and 70 million customer records, the nation as a whole took a collective gasp in shock. 

Christmas – Kids and Hackers Love This Time of Year

When people think of Christmas, most of them imagine family gatherings and good times.  We often forget that from the end of Thanksgiving to the beginning of the year, the U.S. spends billions of additional dollars on merchandise that otherwise

Thieves Tried to Steal Credit Cards from Nordstrom

When you think of the name Nordstrom, what comes to mind?  A large department store, with valuable products at fair prices? Crowds pushing and squeezing their way to critical mass as the last few items left on the sales rack are … More »

Balancing Privacy and Security

In the wake of the most recent terrorist bombing in Boston, it is easy to understand why some people would be willing to sacrifice a few liberties to the government in favor of more security.  A common train of thought is that … More »