Digital River sues over data breach



By Dan Browning, Star Tribune

“A massive data theft from the e-commerce company Digital River Inc. has led investigators to hackers in India and a 19-year-old in New York who allegedly tried to sell the information to a Colorado marketing firm for half a million dollars.

The Eden Prairie company obtained a secret court order last month to block Eric Porat of Brooklyn from selling, destroying, altering or distributing purloined data on nearly 200,000 individuals.”

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