Tag Archives: Security/Fraud

Scammers promise to pay you back as soon as they get home

Skype and any instant messaging system is trusted by user, this makes any account hacked can be used by attacker to make scams and have some income. New case have been posted on Kaspersky blog where attacker compromised one contact

Identity Theft: How 2012 Affects What You Should Do in 2014

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In 2012, identity theft cost U.S. citizens more than $24 billion. The Bureau of Justice Statistics reports losses affecting 16.6 million people. In the vein of government-related identity crimes, fraudulent tax returns and falsified filings of government benefit papers top

Evernote warns of possible security breach

One of the popular online services Evernote has been hacked this week. Unknown attacker gained access to a database for email addresses and passwords. The sensitive information is not yet published but it is always possible that attacker publish the

MasterCard Becomes The First Card Brand To Publish PCI Fines

MasterCard has become the first card brand to publish its PCI fines and related requirements, a move that could be the latest signal that MasterCard wants to step out of the PCI shadow of its larger rival, Visa. The dollars