Trustwave Sued in Target Breach: Should Security Vendors Be Worried?
The PCI-DSS assessor for Target is named in a lawsuit. Where does responsibility sit?
With all IT data breaches there is a common cycle. First there is the fear over who is at risk, then theories on how the breach occurred, and finally the blaming and lawsuits start to roll in. In the breach of retailer Target, the lawsuits are now coming in, but in a surprising move, one lawsuit isn’t just going after Target; it’s also going after security vendor Trustwave.