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Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

fraud

1 in 10 internet users have lost money by being targeted online

1 in 10 internet users have lost money by being targeted online

With the diversity and quantity of online financial threats increasing, recent research from Kaspersky Lab and B2B International has found that 48% of consumers have been targeted by scams designed to defraud and trick them into revealing sensitive and financial information for criminal gain.

Bangladesh Bank attackers used custom malware that hijacked SWIFT software

First iOS trojan exploiting Apple DRM design flaws infects any iOS device

The malware deleted transaction records from the database and printed out altered SWIFT confirmation messages, researchers say.

Gemalto ID Verification protects companies against growing threat of ID fraud

First iOS trojan exploiting Apple DRM design flaws infects any iOS device

This integrated suite of tools and services enables swift verification of customer credentials when opening new accounts and subscriptions in-branch or online.

How to recognize an online fraudster

Online fraudster

The capability to profile potential cybercriminals, along with the implementation of chip-and-pin credit cards, may produce a reduction in the amount of money lost to online fraud each year. But that doesn’t mean the threat will go away entirely.

Fraud rate doubles as cybercriminals create new accounts in users' name

Credit Card fraud

To get more value out of stolen personal information, cyber criminals doubled their rate of account creation fraud this summer, according to a report from Vancouver-based NuData Security

Fraud rate doubles as cybercriminals create new accounts in users' name

Web Fraud

To get more value out of stolen personal information, cyber criminals doubled their rate of account creation fraud this summer, according to a report report from Vancouver-based NuData Security

Banking on security innovation to beat the hackers

Web Fraud

Banks are being targeted by cybercriminals, and that looks likely to continue in a world with more data and devices. Are banks being innovative enough with information security to ward off the threats?

Lies, damned lies and benchmarks

Lies, damned lies and benchmarks

Volkswagen cheated on the emissions tests for 11 million vehicles. But it’s not the only company that has built lying into its testing and benchmarking.

Elaborate spam operation uses nearly 750,000 fake Twitter accounts

News

Fake accounts were part of an elaborate scheme to peddle a type of diet pill known as Green Coffee Bean Extract.

Sharp rise seen in attacks using stolen credentials

News

Organizations are seeing a sharp increase in attacks using stolen account credentials, with crooks using new techniques to beat fraud detection systems, according to Gartner.