Epsilon Data Loss — Update

threatpost, the Kaspersky Lab Security News Service, has provided an updated list of the companies that have been affected by the Epsilon data breach:

1-800-FLOWERS
AbeBooks
Air Miles (Canada)
Ameriprise Financial
Ann Taylor credit card (provided by WFNNB)
Barclay’s Bank of Delaware (this breach affects customers
    of several private-label Visa credit cards, including BJ’s
    and L.L. Bean)
Beachbody
Bebe Stores
Best Buy
Benefit Cosmetics
Brookstone
Capital One
Chase
Citigroup
City Market
College Board
Crucial
Dell
Dillons
Disney Destinations
Eddie Bauer
Eileen Fisher
Ethan Allen
Eurosport (Soccer.com)
Food 4 Less
Fred Meyer
Fry’s Electronics
Hilton Honors program
Home Depot Credit Card (issued by Citibank)
Home Shopping Network
J. Crew credit card (provided by WFNNB)
JPMorgan Chase
Kroger
Marks and Spencer
Marriott
McKinsey Quarterly
MoneyGram
New York & Co.
QFC
Ralph’s
Red Roof Inns
Ritz-Carlton
Robert Half International
Scottrade
Smith Brands
Target
Tastefully Simple
TD Ameritrade
The Limited credit card (provided by WFNNB)
TIAA-CREF
TiVo
US Bank
Verizon
Walgreen’s

In an ABC News interview, Marcus Carey, community manager at penetration-testing firm Rapid7 said, “The next time you get an e-mail from your favorite store with an amazing offer, you may want to think twice.”   
        
This is exactly the opposite of what should happen.  eMail ID for consumers and SP Guard for enterprises help recipients identify real emails so that when they get that enticing email, they welcome it rather than fear it.

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