Ten Massive Security Breaches: A Slideshow of the Worst Offenses

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Remember when T.J. Maxx and Marshalls disclosed that thieves had stolen information on possibly tens of millions of credit and debit cards? How about the time the Department of Veterans Affairs forgot to erase unencrypted data for 76 million veterans? InformationWeek has published this eye-opening trip down memory lane, referencing the top ten security breaches “of epic scale, plus one ‘bonus’ incident that ranks among the boneheaded moves of all time.”

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Elaine Rigoli

Elaine Rigoli is PRIVATE WiFi's manager of digital content strategy.