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Ticketmaster breach part of massive digital credit card skimming campaign
The campaign is executed by the threat group Magecart and affects over 800 e-commerce sites around the world.
12 Jul 18
Online businesses under siege from botnet DDoS attacks and credential abuse – report
Attack traffic origination against from China and Russia combined was three times the number of attacks from the US.
04 Jul 18
How to mitigate cyber risks while travelling
Over the past year, compromises of payment card data, network intrusions, and cyberattacks using hotel Wi-Fi have plagued the hospitality industry.
09 Jan 18
$534m lost in 2016 as credit card fraudsters ditched the plastic & moved online
Physical credit card fraud is on the decline as online fraud takes its place, according to new statistics from the Australian Payments Network.
07 Aug 17
Digital Shadows discovers credit card crime ring cashing in on $24b a year
A professional ecosystem has emerged that is providing e-learning courses to allow aspiring cybercriminals to make USD$12k in monthly earnings.
25 Jul 17
Flokibot Point of Sale credit card theft on the rise
Threat actors salivate at the thought of an increased volume of credit and debit card transactions flowing through endpoints they have compromised.
02 Feb 17
AMEX phishing scam uses encryption to lull users into ‘false sense of security’
A new fake AMEX phishing attack uses tactics that lull users into a false sense of security: A mirrored website and SSL certificates, says MailGuard.
27 Jan 17
Fighting bank fraud and improving the customer experience: Can they work together?
Decreasing the risk of bank fraud and improving the customer experience are both based on knowing the customer - can they work together?
27 Apr 16
How to protect your business from online scams
NetSafe has offered up some advice for how businesses can protect themselves from online scams and credit card fraudsters.
16 Jan 15
Cyber attacks target New Zealand charities
Almost 50,000 attempts were made to rapidly submit fake donations through a website form with the aim being to test which credit cards could be used for subsequent online fraud or sold on to other internet scammers.
16 Jan 15
You’ll be particularly interested in the steps the Payment Cards Industry (PCI) is taking to put a stop to fraudulent activity with credit cards.
01 Nov 09