August 29, 2012

First Impressions

There is an old saying that goess “first impressions last”.  Which means that very often when we meet someone or visit somewhere for the first time […]
January 29, 2009

More Details of Heartland's Breach Emerge

More details available as to how the breach occurred at Heartland resulting in potentialy the biggest breach ever of nearly 100m credit card transactions.  Investigators discovered […]
January 21, 2009

Largest Breach Ever

Courtesy of Brian Krebbs from the Washington Post it appears that the largest ever breach of credit card data may have occurred.  It appears that a […]
November 20, 2008

Irish E-Commerce Sites Not Secure

A recent survey by Deloitte shows that a significant portion of the 100 websites surveyed did not coply with the PCI DSS Credit Card Payments standard.  […]
August 9, 2008

Criminals Break Into Irish Online Retailer

The Irish Examiner broke the news this morning that an Irish online retailer’s computer security was breached by criminals who managed to compromise an undisclosed number […]
August 8, 2008

Details of TJX Hacks Emerge

Thanks to Gary Warner more details of how criminals hacked into the TJX network have come to light.  It makes very interesting reading.