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Double-dipping scammers don't need malware to grab card numbers and turn a profit, report says

by Joe Warminsky • 2 weeks ago

A China-based e-commerce scam appears to be harvesting payment information not through direct hacks on companies or using pernicious malware to skim data, but with a simpler approach.

Joker's Stash claims 3 million cards stolen from Dickey's Barbecue

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The incident underscores how scammers target chokepoints for sensitive data — and how they continue to turn to Joker’s Stash to try to sell it off.

Mastercard jumps into the risk-assessment race with RiskRecon acquisition

by Jeff Stone • 11 months ago

Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga has advocated to stronger supply chain security for years.

For criminal hackers, Brazilian hotel networks appear to be easy targets

by Sean Lyngaas • 12 months ago

The findings underscore Brazil’s longstanding struggles with cybercrime.

Scammers just posted 1.3 million payment card numbers on Joker's Stash, a market for ID theft

by Jeff Stone • 1 year ago

It's the latest evidence Indian cardholders' data is being marketed for identity theft.

What Capital One's cybersecurity team did (and did not) get right

by Greg Otto • 1 year ago

It's not great that a lone engineer was able to pull data from 106 million people. But this was far from Equifax 2.0.

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