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The total potential loss for financial services globally is estimated at £8 billion

Researchers at ThreatMetrix observed that online financial services and lending companies were the most targeted by crooks in 2016. Online financial services, lending companies, and alternative payment systems are privileged targets of threat actors. According to the researchers at the security firm ThreatMetrix, the number of cyber attacks against online le
Publish At:2017-03-08 06:00 | Read:3189 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Reports Cybercrime Data-breaches f

FBI is hunting MrGrey who has stolen 1.2 BILLION login credentials

The FBI is convinced that there is a single hacker behind the theft of login credentials for over 1.2 Billion online accounts, his name is MrGrey. According to a report published by the Reuters, the FBI is convinced that there is a single hacker behind the theft of login credentials for over 1.2 Billion online accounts, his
Publish At:2015-11-27 05:35 | Read:3341 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Cybercrime CyberVor Data-b

Data breaches, stolen data and their sale in the Dark Web

Trend Micro published a report that explains the dynamics triggered by data breaches, following data from the incidents to their offer in the Dark Web. Trend Micro published a report that explains the dynamics triggered by data breaches, following data from the incidents to their offer in the Dark Web. Stolen data is a preciou
Publish At:2015-09-24 05:55 | Read:4525 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Reports criminal ecosystem

Experts found Government Credentials on the Open Web too easily

Recorded Future discovered that credentials stolen in a number of breaches and belonging to government agencies are available online on several paste sites. According to analysts at Recorded Future, the credentials stolen in several data breached related to 100 US government domains are available online on a number of paste si
Publish At:2015-06-29 13:55 | Read:4173 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Cybercrime Data-breaches Hacking O

Hackers drain money from Starbucks accounts linked to users’ credit cards

Hackers steal money from Starbucks mobile customers using linked credit cards, nearly 16 million customers who use the company app are at risk. Starbucks is the last victim of scammers, cyber criminals are syphoning money from the credit or debit card linked to the customers’ Starbucks accounts. The attack is quite simpl
Publish At:2015-05-14 14:20 | Read:4171 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Mobile credit card Data-breaches h

Electronic Payment Service Cash Anywhere Publicly Admits to Security Breach

Shockingly, for the last five years, hackers have been using a banking malware to siphon unencrypted credit/debit card information from the computer networks of Charge Anywhere, an electronic payment service used by millions of merchants worldwide. Charge Anywhere, an electronic payment service provider to merchant publicly ad
Publish At:2014-12-12 17:15 | Read:2877 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber Crime BlackPOS Cybercrime Data-breaches electronic pay

EASE, the DHS concept of self-repairing networks

The Department of Homeland Security is working with industry to the EASE concept, a self-repairing systems able to avoid the interruption of the operations. The Department of Homeland Security is working on a new generation of self-repairing network that is able to be resilient to cyber offensives and continue operations in ca
Publish At:2014-11-18 12:25 | Read:3318 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber warfare cyber capabilities Data-breaches Department of

Are Contactless Visa Cards exposed to risk of theft for 1M?

Researchers at the Newcastle University discovered a flaw in contactless Visa cards that can be exploited to steal up to 1M from cardholders without the PIN. A group of researchers at Newcastle University in the UK has discovered a hole in Contactless Visa Cards that could be exploited by cyber criminals to steal $1M per Card 
Publish At:2014-11-05 13:55 | Read:3014 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Contactless Visa Cards credit card Data-breaches Ha

Voxis, the platform for automating rogue credit card charges is available in the underground

A group of cybercriminals is proposing in the underground an application for automating rogue credit card charges dubbed Voxis platform. The cyber criminal ecosystem has a new tool in its arsenal called Voxis, the Voxis Platform is a payment gateway application which can send batches of stolen card charges to multiple gateway
Publish At:2014-10-30 09:25 | Read:4265 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber Crime cash-out credit card Cybercrime Data-breaches In

Chinese hackers hit several US contractors

A report issued by the Senate Armed Services Committee reveals alleged Chinese hackers conducted dozens of cyber attacks on US defense contractors. A study conducted by the Senate Armed Services Committee discovered that hackers gained access to the systems run by US defense contractors work for the US Transportation Command (
Publish At:2014-09-19 00:20 | Read:2731 | Comments:0 | Tags:Intelligence Malware Security China cyber espionage Data-bre

Russian crime ring amasses over a Billion credentials

Experts at Hold Security firm discovered a Russian group of hackers that collected 1.2B stolen credentials obtained in different data breaches worldwide. Experts at Hold Security revealed to have discovered the biggest database of stolen user names and passwords and email addresses, the news is reported by The New York Times t
Publish At:2014-08-09 17:01 | Read:3674 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber Crime credentials Cybercrime data breach Data-breaches

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