TITLE

Everything That Can Go Wrong

AUTHOR(S)
Sausner, Rebecca
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Bank Technology News;Sep2009, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the indictment of former Secret Service informant Albert Gonzalez as the mastermind behind the hacking of credit and debit card numbers from financial companies in the U.S. She asserts that Gonzalez became an informant as part of the Federal Bureau of Investigation's (FBI) takedown of Shadowcrew. She mentions an effort by Heartland Payment Systems Inc. which is intended to prevent the occurrence of another data breach.
ACCESSION #
44210590

 

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