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Forever 21 blames malware, lapses in encryption, for card data compromise

A POS malware infection was responsible for compromising payment card data collected at certain Forever 21 stores last year - an attack that was exacerbated by a lack of encryption on some devices, the retailer stated last week.

Payment card data attacks worry over half of UK and US businesses

Well over half (60 percent) of US and 52 percent of UK enterprises feel that an attack on payment card data is likely or more than likely.