2 hrs ago
Chain Store Age
Michaels Stores' Breach Ups the Ante for Retail Data Security
If retailers wants to address this threat head-on, then they need to join the leaders already taking their systems off the radar of advanced malware based attacks - especially any retailer that's seen repeated attacks, which illustrate that traditional IT defenses simply don't cut the mustard.
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6 hrs ago
Walmart Sends Chills Through Money Transfer Business
Big changes are coming to the money transfer business. Walmart's announcement that it's entering the market has left competitors shaking in their boots.
10 hrs ago
Michaels confirms breach of as many as 2.6M cards
A veteran business traveler shares eight secrets he's learned over the years--from buying a Tom Bihn bag to carrying a spare battery.
14 hrs ago
Michaels Stores In Minnesota Affected By Data Breach
Arts and crafts retailer Michaels says 23 of its stores in Minnesota including locations in Minneapolis, Bloomington and Eden Prairie, were part of a nationwide data breach last year and the early part of this year.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Michaels Confirms Breach Of As Many As 2.6M Cards
Michaels Stores Inc. says Thursday that about 2.6 million cards used at its namesake stores may have been affected in a security breach but it has received "limited" reports of fraud.
2.6M cards may be affected by Michaels Stores security breach
According to USA Today , 2.6 million credit cards may be impacted. That is about 7% of the total amount of debit and credit cards used at the company's namesake stores.
Retailer Michaels Stores confirms payment card data breach
Michaels Stores Inc, the biggest U.S. arts and crafts retailer, on Friday confirmed that there was a breach of certain systems that process payment cards at its U.S. stores and that of its unit, Aaron Brothers.
Michaels Identifies and Contains Previously Announced Data Security Issue
In January, the Company learned of possible fraudulent activity on some U.S. payment cards that had been used at Michaels stores.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Dallas Morning News
SEC fear factor at stake in Wyly trial
Dallas billionaire investor Sam Wyly wrote in his book 1,000 Dollars and an Idea that "the world owes a debt of gratitude" to junk bond king Michael Milken.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Dallas Morning News
SEC v. Sam Wyly witness list includes some Dallas locals
The civil case brought by the Securities and Exchange Commission against Sam Wyly and the estate of his deceased brother, Charles, started in New York today.
Courthouse News Service
SEC Fraud Case Against Michaels Billionaire Kicks Off in Manhattan
Two Texas tycoons played a "global game of hopscotch" by hiding corporate assets in offshore accounts for 13 years, federal regulators told a jury today.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
After years of probes, SEC fraud trial over Texas tycoons to start
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission faces off against wealthy Texas investor Samuel Wyly and the estate of his late brother, Charles, this week in a trial over long-standing accusations that they engaged in a $550 million fraud.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Are you a dad wearing a Rainbow Loom rubber band bracelet?
Are you a dad wearing bracelets made of tiny rubber bands created by your kids? Then you, sir, are on trend! The Wall Street Journal is reporting that high-powered Dads wearing Brooks Brothers suits accessorizing with rubber band bracelets made by their kids are all the rage across the United States.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Wyly brothers' ex-lawyer settles SEC fraud case, admits errors
A former lawyer for the wealthy Texas investors Samuel and Charles Wyly agreed to pay nearly $795,000 and admit to wrongdoing to resolve regulatory charges that he assisted the brothers in a multi-year $550 million fraud, according to court papers filed on Thursday.