banking

11 data breaches that stung US consumers

Heartland

Year: 2009

Affected: 130 million cards

Cost: $2.8 billion (Ponemon Institute estimate)

What happened: Heartland Payment Systems, a credit card processor, had its computer network compromised. "Heartland was an example that even when you have reasonable procedures, it doesn't necessarily negate data breaches," Ponemon said.

advertisement

Show Bankrate's community sharing policy
          Connect with us
advertisement
CD & INVESTING NEWSLETTER

Learn the latest trends that will help grow your portfolio, plus tips on investing strategies. Delivered weekly.

advertisement

Blog

David McMillin

Citibank increases checking fees

Citibank is about to make checking cost even more for account holders.  ... Read more

Partner Center
advertisement

Connect with us