Data SecurityA California federal judge has refused to throw out a putative class action over LinkedIn Corp.’s 2012 security breach that resulted in 6.5 million hacked passwords, finding that the plaintiff had adequately stated a claim under a state false labeling law.

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Customers from Oregon, California, and Washington to Louisiana, Massachusetts and Rhode Island have filed would-be class actions in federal courts, alleging Target was negligent and did not protect their credit card information arising out of a security breach that began just before Black Friday.

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