Oct 2, 2015 It's to sell your information to others, who want to use it for espionage.
Jul 7, 2015 About 400 GB of private documents have been stolen from a hacking firm.
Sep 9, 2014 What these services do and do not do for you as a consumer.
Jun 11, 2014 After credit card hacks, it's tough to get customers' new credit card numbers.
Feb 26, 2014 Target lost tens of millions of dollars after a security breach.
Jan 20, 2014 American banks and retailers are still using the same old magnetic strip cards, instead of more secure chip and pin cards commonly used abroad.
Carmen Wong Ulrich
Jan 17, 2014 Millions of Americans have had credit card and debit card information stolen by hackers at big retailers like Target and Neiman Marcus. Marketplace Money host Carmen Wong Ulrich talks to consumer advocate Bob Sullivan about what we can do to keep our money safe.
Jan 16, 2014 Target's CEO advises victims of the credit hack to "be cautious about sharing personal information."
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 13, 2014 How do companies decide whether and how to reveal details of data breaches to the public?