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When your apps are dormant, you become a more likely target for crooks

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

Account takeover attacks (ATOs) are easier and more likely if individuals haven't used an app for awhile, according to research from DataVisor.

Another fast-food hack, this time at Checkers and Rally's restaurants

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

Customers encouraged to monitor their credit reports while Checkers conducts an investigation.

Alleged FIN7 hacking director Andrii Kolpakov set to be extradited to the U.S.

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

Prosecutors say Andrii Kolpakov posed as a legitimate, high-level penetration tester as part of the FIN7 group's crime spree, which included the theft of 15 million payment card numbers.

Financial crime outpaces espionage as top motivation for data breaches, Verizon report finds

by Jeff Stone • 5 months ago

The figures again demonstrate how, despite an industrywide focus on technology, many breaches require human trust to be successful.

Latest Pakistan bank-card fraud looks like an actual breach, researchers say

by Joe Warminsky • 7 months ago

New York-based threat intelligence company Gemini Advisory says it appears that a card-information dump in January points to a more aggressive level of hacking beyond point-of-sale attacks.

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