posted on Jun, 11 2011 @ 11:44 PM
NEW YORK — Citigroup Inc. has become the latest victim in a string of high-profile data thefts by hackers targeting some of the world's best-known
The New York bank said that about 200,000 Citibank credit card customers in North America had their names, account numbers and email addresses stolen
by hackers who broke into Citi's online account site.
The breach comes after data attacks in recent weeks have struck at companies including Internet search leader Google, defense contractor Lockheed
Martin, and media and electronics company Sony Corp.