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11 data breaches that stung US consumers

CardSystems Solutions

Year: 2005

Affected: 40 million cards

Cost: Not disclosed

What happened: CardSystems Solutions was a third-party processor of payment card transactions. A hacker gained access to CardSystems's database. The company later filed for bankruptcy protection.

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