One major hacking incident happened just recently in September 2012. Two eastern european cyber terrorists, Romanians to be precise, siphoned off humongous chunks of consumer data quite easily.
Their target was Subway sandwich shops. Information off credit cards along with the PINs from more than 150 shops literally fell into their hands because their entry way was left wide open. The losses to Subway were estimated at more than $10 million.
Causes were as basic as,
Note: Upcoming blogs will list other security loopholes that caused this particular breach.
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