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Criminals Target Call Centres To Obtain Consumer Financial Information

by JP Buntinxon September 15, 2016
Banks all over the world have plenty of reasons to be concerned in the digital age. Call centre fraud is a new emerging trend, particularly in the United Kingdom. Most criminals groups target call centres to access customer funds and take over some of their financial accounts. All of this data is then either used […]
Australia Cyber-intelligence Unit

Australia’s Cyber-intelligence Unit Will Focus on Fraud And Bitcoin

by JP Buntinxon August 27, 2016
Cyber security is a topic that should matter to a lot of people. Unfortunately, that is far from always the case. Australia is making moves to ensure they can stay on top of online threats. The new local cyber-intelligence unit will have the primary objective of ensuring cyber crimes do not take place. Although the […]

international Credit Card Fraud Ring

Law Enforcement Shuts Down International Credit Card Fraud Ring

by JP Buntinxon July 9, 2016
Credit card fraud remains a looming threat in the world of commerce. Whether it is online or offline fraud, the threat is very real. A new wave of arrests saw a credit card fraud ring being shut down completely. Over 100 individuals were arrested by law enforcement in Europe and Malaysia. Shutting down groups of […]
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Skimer Malware Turns Bank ATMs Into Card Skimmers

by JP Buntinxon May 18, 2016
ATM skimming is a serious threat to consumers all over the world, as criminals look to defraud both customers and financial institutions alike. A new malware strain, called Skimer, turns an entire ATM into a skimming device without additional hardware requirements. Skimer ATM Malware Makes A Return It is not the first time Skimer ATM […]