Debit and credit card fraud prevention
- March 03, 2015
Banks are rushing to fix sloppy authentication processes at the heart of rising Apple Pay fraud. Experts also worry about potential fraud with other mobile payment systems.
- April 24, 2013
PayPal's Michael Barrett says many firms fear misuse of shared cybersecurity data. He also discusses the evolution of PCI DSS and mobile payment security.
- October 18, 2010
SARs study also shows that financial institutions are rejecting fraudulent consumer loans in majority of cases.
- August 17, 2010
Banks face security and reputational issues due to lawsuits filed by fraud victims, experts say.
- August 11, 2010
Russian who allegedly advertised and sold stolen credit card information online is arrested in France.
- July 19, 2010
ATM skimming is on the rise. Experts offer advice on how to protect your ATMs and customers from ATM data theft.
- June 28, 2010
Ex-Bank of America teller sold customer data to others who used it to make fraudulent withdrawals.
- June 18, 2010
Internet Fraud Alert will give researchers a place to report stolen online bank account credentials and other compromised data.
- May 20, 2010
Payment processor will pay into fund to settle MasterCard card issuers' loss claims from 2008 breach.
- May 18, 2010
Gartner analyst wonders why no PCI-like standard exists for bank account information, which online criminals are targeting.
- April 16, 2010
Changes in upcoming version of Adobe Flash Player will mean banks and others can't rely on Flash LSOs to authenticate customers' PCs.
- April 06, 2010
Criminals are moving past basic skimming into attacks on ATM software and ATM networks, fraudulent mobile alerts, and account takeover via stolen information and call centers
- March 25, 2010
t's been nearly five years since the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) issued its authentication guidance for online banking. Since then, cybercriminals ...
- March 15, 2010
Computer forensic service allows banks to remotely investigate the source of online banking fraud on customers' PCs.
- March 03, 2010
Companies need to implement email authentication in order to protect customers against increasingly sneaky phishing attacks, experts say.
- February 15, 2010
Bank says a combination of user authentication, risk analysis, and device fingerprinting helps it catch online fraud
- February 10, 2010
Javelin identity fraud report reveals trends in identity fraud as criminals increasingly target the online channel
- February 09, 2010
Town officials say $378,000 was siphoned to overseas accounts, criticize bank for not catching the theft
- January 29, 2010
RSA researchers say emerging phone call fraud services make it easy for criminals to victimize banking customers
- January 14, 2010
Research firm analyzes says end-to-end encryption is most practical means of thwarting card fraud
- December 11, 2009
Organizations that oversee the ACH network says banks should deploy multi-factor authentication and take other steps to curb the increase in fraudulent transfers.
- November 10, 2009
Alleged international hacking ring masterminded highly sophisticated attack and stole data used in $9 million coordinated ATM heist, prosecutors say
- September 30, 2009
Finjan researchers say case in which criminals used a bank Trojan to target German online bank customers and steal money represents a new level of cybercrime sophistication
- September 18, 2009
Prosecutors say man opened thousands of bogus brokerage accounts and stole micro deposits
- September 14, 2009
The Identity Theft Assistance Center (ITAC), a nonprofit cooperative of financial-services companies, is celebrating its fifth anniversary with a reception in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday. ITAC has helped 60,000 of its 38 member companies' ...
- August 03, 2009
Addison Avenue Federal Credit Union partners with VeriSign to offer a strong authentication tool for online banking security
- June 03, 2009
Trustwave investigators say sophisticated malware used in Eastern Europe allows attackers to steal track data, PINs and cash from infected ATMs.
- May 28, 2009
Companies battling online fraud can use device identification technology to help authenticate users and screen out fraudsters.
- March 18, 2009
Company issued a security update after criminals attacked its Windows-based ATMs in Russia and installed malware.
- February 23, 2009
The Pennsylvania Credit Union Association and the Tuscaloosa, Ala. VA Federal Credit Union warn of a new payment processor data security breach.
- February 13, 2009
Trio arrested in Florida after allegedly using stolen credit card numbers for purchases at local Wal-Marts, officials said.
- January 28, 2009
Financial institutions notify customers and reissue or block payment cards affected by the intrusion at payment processor.
- March 03, 2008
Research conducted at the University of California, Berkeley highlights which companies are targeted most by identity thieves.
- January 18, 2008
The personal information of about 650,000 customers was put at risk after a backup tape, stored at a warehouse run by Iron Mountain Inc., disappeared.
- January 17, 2008
Wave of privacy breaches demands integrated approach to physical and IT security. What can your organization do to avoid being the next headline?
- January 17, 2008
A new variant of Download.ject is threatening AIM users, opening backdoors and stealing financial data.
- January 17, 2008
In other news: RSA and Panda bust a Trojan factory, and Firefox will get anti-phishing features.