Teen Is Behind Target Data Breach

Slate’s Lily Hay Newman reports that the source of the latest data breaches of Target, Neiman Marcus, and other retailers is a 17-year-old Russian who created the software sold to “more than 60 Eastern European cybercriminals” that later used in the hacks.

Target Apologizes for Data Breach Again, Offers a Year of Credit Monitoring

Did anyone else receive this email from Target apologizing for the data breach and offering a year of free credit-monitoring? It looks like anyone can sign up for free monitoring service by going here. Enjoy, I guess?