NEW YORK, March 5 Target Corp, the U.S.
retailer seeking to recover from a massive data breach late last
year, plans to overhaul its information security practices and
will seek to externally hire an interim chief information
officer and others.
Target said it also plans to elevate the role of chief
information security officer, another position, for which it
will hire externally. It said it is working with external
adviser Promontory Financial Group on the "transformation," its
Chief Executive Officer Gregg Steinhafel said in a statement.