Tag: fraud

eBay-owned website defrauded of US$1m in cyber-heist 
 
Vic Police claims contactless payment crime on the rise 
 
Experian investigated over data breach 
By Jim Finkle | Apr 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Exposure of 200m social security numbers.
 
Banking trojan infections double in Australia 
By Munir Kotadia | Mar 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Takes over PC and then attempts to infect victim's mobile device.
 
Aussies raid $3 million from Silk Road drug store 
By Darren Pauli | Feb 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Transaction bug exploited.
 
23 charged in counterfeit card scam 
By Danielle Walker | Dec 16, 2013 | Comment Now 
$2 million made in unauthorised purchases.
 
One grenade, £80K cash and four arrests in malware banking fraud 
By Steve Gold | Dec 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
Four people have been arrested, and two charged, in connection with £1 million online banking fraud.
 
Sophisticated Hesperbot malware targets Aussie banks 
By Darren Pauli | Dec 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Uses web injects, video capture and malicious mobile apps.
 
Carders' bid to steal christmas  
By Tim Ring | Dec 4, 2013 | Comment Now 
Neverquest mass banking attack.
 
Card-skimming scheme lasted nearly two months 
By Marcos Colon | Nov 21, 2013 | Comment Now 
Letter reveals details.
 
Apple hunted for billion dollar tax fraud 
Nov 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
Italy investigates.
 
Phone cameras, microphones, used to steal PINs 
 
Hacker uses bots to top music charts, bumps P!nk, Nicki Minaj 
By Darren Pauli | Oct 31, 2013 | Comment Now 
Trumped by algorithms and virtual machines.
 
FBI arrests US man for stealing Cisco kit 
By Adam Greenberg | Oct 29, 2013 | Comment Now 
Nabbed loads of networking gear.
 
Pondering interesting infosec transactions 
By Nick Ellsmore | Oct 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
A look into the purchases of Sendmail, Sensory Networks and PacketLoop.
 
Scammers bug retail registers with $40 keylogger devices 
By Danielle Walker | Oct 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
Fraudsters boldly entered the store to plant skimming devices.
 
Qld Health boosts data matching following fraud 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 27, 2013 | Comment Now 
To prevent another ‘Tahitian Prince’ episode.
 
Social engineers steal $2.2 million from Barclays bank using KVM device 
 
Hacked POS terminals ready to sneak into shops 
 
The rise of the white hat vigilante 
By Darren Pauli | Sep 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Meet the renegades that strike out against the criminal underground.
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