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Target Says Unsealing Breach Docs Invites Another Attack

Law360, New York (August 7, 2015, 2:41 PM EDT) -- Target Corp. told a Minnesota federal judge Thursday that banks seeking to hold it accountable for losses they suffered after the retailer was hit by a massive data breach in 2013 shouldn’t be allowed to unseal documents detailing Target’s cybersecurity protocols because the company would be more vulnerable to another attack.

Target said the banks’ request, related to a motion for class certification, would divulge extremely sensitive information about its security procedures, which the company said was ironic since the basis of their lawsuit is that...
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