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  • BOSTON, April 23- The FBI has warned healthcare providers their cybersecurity systems are lax compared to other sectors, making them vulnerable to attacks by hackers searching for Americans' personal medical records and health insurance data. FBI spokeswoman Jenny Shearer declined comment on the private industry notification, or PIN.

  • Attacks on payment systems trail other cybercrimes Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 2:08 PM ET

    More than twice as many of last year's Internet data breaches resulted from various small online acts, such people clicking on malicious Web links and choosing easy-to-guess passwords, according to a worldwide report from Verizon.

  • Spying intrusions traced back to any country in 2013 were blamed on residents of China and other East Asian nations 49 percent of the time, but Eastern European countries, especially Russian-speaking nations, were the suspected launching site for 21 percent of breaches, Verizon Communications Inc's said in its annual Data Breach Investigations Report.

  • Thawing out: Warmer temperatures lift US economy Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 4:17 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Spring's thaw is reviving the economy, too. A recent batch of government and business reports show a U.S. economy emerging from winter's deep freeze. There were ice storms in Georgia.

  • April 17- Michaels Stores Inc, the biggest U.S. arts and crafts retailer, on Thursday confirmed that there was a security breach at certain systems that process payment cards at its U.S. stores and that of its unit, Aaron Brothers.

  • Michaels confirms breach of as many as 2.6M cards Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 5:29 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Michaels Stores Inc. said Thursday that about 2.6 million cards, or about 7 percent of all debit and credit cards used at its namesake stores, may have been affected in a security breach. The nation's largest arts and crafts chain said its subsidiary Aaron Brothers was also attacked, with about 400,000 cards potentially affected.

  • In addition to the cybersecurity failings, even the physical security in place to protect SEC data and equipment from being accessed or stolen is lax, a 25- page GAO report said, with workstations located in an area open to all agency staff.

  • Cyber cops: Target hackers may take years to find Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 12:35 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach retailer Target's computer systems last December.

  • Target expands subscription service tenfold Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 8:34 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Target is taking aim at rival Amazon by expanding a service that regularly delivers products to shoppers' homes. The nation's second-largest discounter started its subscription service in September by offering 150 baby products, like baby wipes and diapers, for delivery.

  • U.S. SEC releases cyber security examination blueprint Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 5:02 PM ET

    The SEC also plans examinations of more than 50 firms that will focus on cyber security-specific issues. John Reed Stark, the SEC's former chief of Internet enforcement and now a managing director with digital risk management consultancy Stroz Friedberg, said the SEC's detailed list of questions is both unusual and "forward-thinking."

  • April 16- Canadian grocer Metro Inc posted a higher-than-expected quarterly profit as a reorganization of its Ontario operations boosted sales and the company raised its dividend.

  • Business Highlights Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 5:46 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— U.S. retail sales in March rose by the largest amount in 18 months, led by strong gains in sales of autos, furniture and a number of other products. The 1.1 percent jump reported by the Commerce Department on Monday was the best showing since September 2012. WASHINGTON— The calendar shows April 15, and you haven't even started on your federal tax return?

  • BOSTON, April 14- U.S. retailers are planning to form an industry group for collecting and sharing intelligence about cyber security threats in a bid to prevent future attacks in the wake of last year's big attack on Target Corp..

  • BOSTON, April 14- U.S. retailers are planning to form an industry group for collecting and sharing intelligence about cyber security threats in the wake of last year's big attack on Target Corp.. The National Retail Federation said on Monday it will establish an Information Sharing and Analysis Center, or ISAC, for the retail industry in June.

  • Study shows increase in online information thefts Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 12:46 PM ET

    NEW YORK— The number of Americans who say they've had important personal information stolen online is on the rise, according to a Pew Research Center report released Monday.

  • US retail sales up strong 1.1 percent in March Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 8:36 AM ET

    The 1.1 percent jump reported by the Commerce Department on Monday was the best showing since September 2012.

  • Wal-Mart looks to organics to revive grocery Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 12:01 AM ET

    Wal-Mart will provide shoppers with organic food options at the same price as its nationally branded non-organic items.

  • Do or die: Retailers scramble to protect data Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 4:26 PM ET

    After high-profile retail data breaches the industry is accelerating a shift to EMV technology, but it won't solve all the industry's problems.

  • Credit card fraud jumps, so what's being done? Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 2:07 PM ET

    Credit and debit card fraud is a multibillion-dollar problem, but putting an exact figure on the cost is not that easy.

  • Paula Deen abruptly closes embattled Uncle Bubba's Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 6:40 AM ET

    Paula Deen's popular Savannah restaurant, at the center of a racially charged lawsuit against her, abruptly closed on Thursday.

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