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Target hires new security chief from General Motors after data breach
Target hires new security chief from General Motors after data breach

Target Corp. is hiring an IT expert from General Motors Co. to beef up its data security following a massive breach that continues to weigh on its reputation. Brad Maiorino will head up technology risk and information strategy, a newly created position. It's the latest move by Target to tighten security over its huge amount of shopper data. The Minneapolis company has increased monitoring of accounts and implemented new safeguards at its point-of-sale systems. GM is in the middle of a far more serious crisis stemming from faulty ignition switches that have been blamed for the deaths of at least 13 people. The automaker has dismissed 15 employees and is facing numerous lawsuits....

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