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by Paul Kerstein

CVS Halts Access Over Web To Data Of Loyalty Cards

Jun 22, 20051 min
CSO and CISOData and Information Security

Another Internet security hole was discovered, this time with CVS andits ExtraCare card service. According to an Associated Press report in The Wall Street Journal,the hole allowed easy access to purchase information of millions ofcustomers. The article goes on to say that the security flaw wasexposed by the grasss-roots group Consumers Against Supermarket PrivacyInvasion and Numbering. Read more.