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American Express Card Data Stolen by Cyber Criminals

American Express Card Data Stolen by Cyber Criminals | Fraud News | Scoop.it
Hackers have stolen about 500 American Express Card data from different users according to security agencies.
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Why Are All These People Saying Their Uber Accounts Have Been Hacked?

The number of people making the claim on social media seems to be rising all the time.
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How Many E-Commerce Shopping Carts Are Abandoned?

How Many E-Commerce Shopping Carts Are Abandoned? | Fraud News | Scoop.it
Almost 68% of online shopping carts are abandoned on e-commerce sites, on average.

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A New Era Of Cybercrime, A New Enemy

A New Era Of Cybercrime, A New Enemy | Fraud News | Scoop.it
It’s already clear that in an EMV equipped world, what was once traditional POS fraud will morph into an onslaught of online and mobile hacking. The pressure is

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Former feds in Silk Road case stand accused of stealing bitcoins

Former feds in Silk Road case stand accused of stealing bitcoins | Fraud News | Scoop.it
While Ross Ulbricht was found guilty for creating and running the online black market known as Silk Road, it seems that a couple of Federal agents assign
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Home Depot: Will The Impact Of The Data Breach Be Significant? - Forbes

Home Depot: Will The Impact Of The Data Breach Be Significant? - Forbes | Fraud News | Scoop.it
With 1,977 stores across the U.S., Home Depot has been a one-stop shop for many consumers looking to buy home improvement goods.
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Secret Service Agent: Digital Currencies Fueling Cybercrime

Secret Service Agent: Digital Currencies Fueling Cybercrime | Fraud News | Scoop.it
A special agent with the US Secret Service spoke out against digital currencies this week, arguing that their primary use case is in illicit transactions.
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3 tactics Facebook uses to avoid a security breach

3 tactics Facebook uses to avoid a security breach | Fraud News | Scoop.it
At Facebook's annual F8 developers conference in San Francisco, executives shared small security tactics the company uses to avoid big problems down the line.
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New kind of identity theft you haven't heard of

New kind of identity theft you haven't heard of | Fraud News | Scoop.it
You surely know about the dangers of identity theft, where someone who has obtained some of your personal information, such as your Social Security number, uses that to get money (often yours) or credit.
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Slack Gets Hacked as Start-Up Technologies Become Targets

Slack Gets Hacked as Start-Up Technologies Become Targets | Fraud News | Scoop.it
Communications start-up Slack gets hacked, just days after Twitch discloses a similar incident.
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Tinder hack pairs straight guys together, awkward flirting ensues

Tinder hack pairs straight guys together, awkward flirting ensues | Fraud News | Scoop.it
Tinder is sometimes hilarious. Tinder sometimes makes you despair for humanity. And would you believe it, Tinder sometimes leads to genuine, loving relat
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Payments companies are trying to fix the massive credit-card fraud problem with these 5 new security protocols

Payments companies are trying to fix the massive credit-card fraud problem with these 5 new security protocols | Fraud News | Scoop.it
EMV card security won't solve the massive fraud problem in the US.
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10 Simple Things You Can Do to Be More Secure Online

10 Simple Things You Can Do to Be More Secure Online | Fraud News | Scoop.it
Get smart and follow these easy tips to keep yourself safe on the Web.

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Your Credit Report And Identity Theft: What You May Not Know

I was recently lecturing at a cybersecurity conference where I caught a briefing by the Secret Service on ways to secure your credit reports as one way to protect you from attacks by identity thieves.
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Fraud Analysis Points to Outlook, Elite Credit Card Vulnerabilities

Fraud Analysis Points to Outlook, Elite Credit Card Vulnerabilities | Fraud News | Scoop.it
The fraud rate is highest between 2 and 6 a.m. ET, security vendor Forter finds. The analysis also shows Outlook's fraud rate is higher than other email sites.
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AmEx Black Card members are more likely targets for fraud

AmEx Black Card members are more likely targets for fraud | Fraud News | Scoop.it
Elite cards have higher fraud rates than your everyday credit card.
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How To Reduce Chargebacks For Your Subscription Business

How To Reduce Chargebacks For Your Subscription Business | Fraud News | Scoop.it
Do you run a subscription business and want to build trust with your customers while reducing the amount of chargebacks you receive? By selling products or services that are paid for regularly (e.g.
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Researchers Find Blockchain Threat

Researchers Find Blockchain Threat | Fraud News | Scoop.it
The blockchain, with its attachment to the volatile bitcoin, has had its share of negative and positive press. But a new report from a team of cybersecurity
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Banks undermine chip and PIN security because they see profits rise faster than fraud

Banks undermine chip and PIN security because they see profits rise faster than fraud | Fraud News | Scoop.it
Ten years after Chip and PIN cards arrived in Britain, contactless cards are circumventing their security – why?
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Online crooks prefer famed 'Black Card'

Online crooks prefer famed 'Black Card' | Fraud News | Scoop.it
Thieves are twice as likely to use an elite credit card, like American Express' "Black Card," than a regular credit card when committing fraud online, new data shows.

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Stolen Uber Customer Accounts Are for Sale on the Dark Web for $1

Stolen Uber Customer Accounts Are for Sale on the Dark Web for $1 | Fraud News | Scoop.it
It appears that real user data is being sold, but it's unclear where it came from.
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World leaders' passport details were passed on

World leaders' passport details were passed on | Fraud News | Scoop.it
Personal details of world leaders at last year's G20 summit were inadvertently released by Australia's immigration department, a British newspaper reports.
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PayPal's failure to spot sanctioned accounts just cost it $7.7 millon

PayPal's failure to spot sanctioned accounts just cost it $7.7 millon | Fraud News | Scoop.it
PayPal has has agreed to pay the US Department of the Treasury $7.7 million, after the financial giant processed transactions for a number of companies a
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Google joins Apple, others in calling for spying controls

Google joins Apple, others in calling for spying controls | Fraud News | Scoop.it
With a key, spying-related section of the Patriot Act up for reauthorization, tech heavyweights team up with other groups in outlining "essential" changes to US surveillance policies.
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Credit card of the future could stop fraud

Credit card of the future could stop fraud | Fraud News | Scoop.it
This credit card has a battery, chip and screen to display a dynamic CVV code. The point? Stopping fraudsters.
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