TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on May 24, 2017
Tennessee has joined 46 other states and the District of Columbia in an $18.5 million settlement with Target Corporation, as a result of the company’s 2013 data breach, Attorney General Herbert Slatery’s office announced today. An estimated 770,000 Tennesseans were impacted by the attacks, which gained access to customer payment information including card numbers, debit PINs and more. As part of the settlement, the state of Tennessee will receive $311,616 and Target is required to implement additional security policies and practices.