I was behind the curve on this one… I did not know Target CIO Beth M Jacob had resigned until I was contacted by a friend at Minneapolis St Paul Business Journal and a reporter from the Wall Street Journal.
This time I was of no help to them.
From the Target press release:
"While we are still in the process of an ongoing investigation, we recognize that the information-security environment is evolving rapidly," Steinhafel said. "To ensure that Target is well positioned following the data breach we suffered last year, we are undertaking an overhaul of our information-security and compliance structure and practices at Target."
I monitored articles most of the afternoon and there are two questions as best I can tell that are still hanging out there: