Looks Like the Target Data Breach Got Worse

January 10, 2014
Kevin Lam

Originally reported to be 40 million accounts breached, according to this news story the number is actually closer to 70 million.  Part of the article indicated that Target would miss its targets, speculating that it might be in part due to the data breach — this is a big deal, and no doubt will probably induce industry change depending on what comes out of the investigation.