Claws and Roars: Target, Neiman-Marcus, and Beyond

Yes, there’s more to report on the Target Breach and its fallout. We know, as columinist Karen Webster wrote, that “The Target data breach is old news to most people by now, but the ’terrible roars’ unleashed by those responsible for this breach will be heard throughout the payments industry for years to come. And, the marks left by the ‘terrible claws’ on the future of retail payments and consumer payment habits may in fact become indelible.”