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11 data breaches that stung US consumers

Global Payments Inc.

Year: 2012

Affected: 1.5 million card accounts

Cost: The company reported that the breach cost more than $90 million. Ponemon's estimate was $65.25 million.

What happened: Global Payments discovered a breach on a "handful" of its servers in North America, with data and credit and debit card information stolen.

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