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Molly Snyder

Target says some PINs stolen but confident data secure

... bank ATM cards were stolen in a massive cyberattack at the third-largest U.S. retailer, but it was confident that the information was “safe and secure.” The stolen PIN data was “strongly encrypted” when it was removed from Target’s systems, spokeswoman Molly Snyder said in a statement Friday...

CNNMoney Target to stop selling Amazon Kindle e-readers and ...

Target representative Molly Snyder said the company, which began carrying the Kindle in its physical stores nearly two years ago, is "phasing out Kindles and Amazon- and Kindle-branded products in the spring of 2012. " Tech blog The Verge was the first to report the news, citing a leaked ...

Target: Up to 70 million more customers were hit by December data breach

There could be some overlap between the groups, said Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder, but the total number of shoppers affected by the attack may be more than 100 million. Friday’s announcement is the result of an ongoing investigation into the security breach, Target said. The company ...

Target's latest holiday shopping problem

"We are aware that some Target gift cards were not fully activated and apologize for the inconvenience," said Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder to CNNMoney. Snyder downplayed the number of cards affected as "less than .1% of the total sold during the holiday period," but declined to ...

Target cyberattack by overseas hackers may have compromised up to 40 million cards

Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder released a statement Friday that played down the initial impact from the breach. “To date, we are hearing very few reports of actual fraud, but are closely monitoring the situation,” she said. She said the stolen information was limited to data stored on ...

Target data breach affects 40 million accounts, payment info compromised

Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder declined to provide information on how the data were stored or encrypted prior to the attack because those details are part of an ongoing investigation. “In terms of overall practices, we continually and continue to make sure that our information is ...

Why the Target breach won't be last of its kind

" Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder sent reporters an update Monday afternoon confirming that the company r is cooperating with inquiries from state AGs, the U.S. Secret Service and the U.S. Department of Justice. Snyder acknowledged "a high volume of calls" and noted that the ...

Target says data for 40 million shoppers was stolen

"As of Dec. 15, we identified an unauthorized access and were able to resolve the issue," Molly Snyder, a Target spokeswoman, said in an email. A security blogger, Brian Krebs, first reported the breach Wednesday. Target said criminals had stolen customer names, credit or debit card ...

How to Check If Hackers Stole Your Data in Massive Target Breach

"We're asking everyone who shopped at a Target location since Black Friday to monitor their credit card accounts and contact their banking establishments to see if there is any suspicious activity," Molly Snyder, a Target spokesperson, told Mashable. "Anyone with a Target Red Card or a ...

Target, Union Fight Goes Back To Square One

In an email to HuffPost on the ruling, Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder said the company was "disappointed" by the decision and disagrees with the judge: "We firmly believe Target followed all laws throughout the union's campaign at its Valley Stream store and that the process leading up ...

Target says breach also affected some Canadians

The e-mails to Canadian customers started going out this week, said Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder. The affected Canadian shoppers didn’t necessarily shop at a physical Target store during the breach period or cross the border to a U.S. store, Snyder said, emphasizing that Target ...

The Mixed Messages Companies Are Dishing About the 'Heartbleed' Bug

" Here's what Target and other sites are saying about how they fixed potential vulnerabilities in their system: Molly Snyder, a spokeswoman for Target, said the company launched a "comprehensive review of all external facing aspects of Target.com" on Tuesday. "Based on our findings, we ...

Target says PINs stolen, but confident data secure

" The stolen PIN data was "strongly encrypted" when it was removed from Target's systems, spokeswoman Molly Snyder said in a statement on Friday. "The most important thing for our guests to know is that their debit card accounts have not been compromised due to the encrypted PIN numbers ...

Target cyber breach hits 40 million payment cards at holiday peak

The affected payment cards include Target's REDcard private label debit and credit cards as well as other bank cards, Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder told Reuters on Thursday. She declined to say if the incident was affecting store traffic. The largest breach against a U.S. retailer...

House demands more Target docs – CNN Political Ticker

Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder told CNN on Tuesday, "We appreciate the chairman's interest," Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder told CNN. "We are in contact with his office and we look forward to working with him and other members of Congress. " ...

Target Increases Number of People Hit in Data Breach

The entry point for the attack has been identified and closed, spokeswoman Molly Snyder said. The new disclosure came just as Target said it was starting to see a recovery from the damage done to sales by the original news of the breach. On Friday, Target cut its profit forecast for its ...

Target says breach may have hit up to 110 million shoppers

Molly Snyder, a spokeswoman, said that while it is likely the two groups of victims overlap, Target doesn't yet know the extent, and it is possible they are distinct. Target is trying to keep customers' loyalty after data from shoppers' cards was stolen while they made purchases in ...

Exclusive: Target hackers stole encrypted bank PINs

Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder said "no unencrypted PIN data was accessed" and there was no evidence that PIN data has been "compromised. " She confirmed that some "encrypted data" was stolen, but declined to say if that included encrypted PINs. "We continue to have no reason to believe ...

Millions of Target shoppers face new debit card limits

"Banks are putting various precautions in place," Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder said by email, declining to be specific about what the banks are doing. Representatives for other major banks, including Bank of America Corp (BAC.N) and Citigroup Inc (C.N), told Reuters on Saturday that ...

Shoppers Fret About Authenticity Of Target Emails : NPR

Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder says it's those 70 million people that Target contacted by email. And while Target believes the theft of the roughly 40 million debit and credit card numbers only affected cards swiped between Nov. 27 and Dec. 15, the 70 million people whose personal ...

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