Bloomberg Businessweek article: Target could have prevented its massive data breach just by paying attention

That's the topic of this Bloomberg Businessweek article. Here's an interesting excerpt:

On Saturday, Nov. 30, the hackers had set their traps and had just one thing to do before starting the attack: plan the data’s escape route. As they uploaded exfiltration malware to move stolen credit card numbers—first to staging points spread around the U.S. to cover their tracks, then into their computers in Russia—FireEye spotted them. Bangalore got an alert and flagged the security team in Minneapolis. And then …
Nothing happened.