• Jimmy John’s Restaurant Victim of Possible Credit Card Breach

    A popular gourmet sandwich restaurant chain may have dished out more than your favorite submarine sandwich recently. According to security journalist Brian Krebs, Jimmy John’s is investigating a possible breach involving customer credit card information. Several major credit card institutions have reported a pattern of fraudulent activity on cards used at Jimmy John’s retail locations. The “card-present” fraud activity enables

        in Fraud, Fraud Detection, Malware
    0
  • New Banking Malware Poses Big Threat

    When authorities try to suppress malware authors, those criminals simply return to the drawing board and develop something bigger, stronger, and more impenetrable. This is a system that certainly favors the criminal, and security workers are finding it harder and harder to keep the malicious elements at bay.

        in Authentication, Encryption, Fraud, Fraud Detection, Identity Assurance, Malware
    0
  • Brazil-Based Fraud Runs Up a $3.75 Billion Tally

    Enterprise security is vital at any kind of organization, but in few places is the need as readily apparent as banks. After all, the average bank has access to the most privileged information out there — namely, payment data, as well as direct access to customer accounts. That data is gold to hackers.

        in Authentication, Encryption, Fraud Detection, Malware
    0
  • More Google Fraudulent Certificates

    On July 2, Google became aware of fraudulent certificates that were incorrectly issued to Google-owned domain names. The certificates were issued by National Informatics Centre (NIC) of India, which is a subordinate certification authority (CA) to Indian Controller of Certifying Authorities (India CCA). The miss-issued certificates could have been used to spoof content, perform phishing attacks or perform man-in-the-middle (MITM)

        in Fraud Detection, SSL
    0
  • Brazil-Based Fraud Runs Up a $3.75 Billion Tally

    Enterprise security is vital at any kind of organization, but in few places is the need as readily apparent as banks. After all, the average bank has access to the most privileged information out there — namely, payment data, as well as direct access to customer accounts. That data is gold to hackers.

        in Authentication, Encryption, ...
    0
  • More Google Fraudulent Certificates

    On July 2, Google became aware of fraudulent certificates that were incorrectly issued to Google-owned domain names. The certificates were issued by National Informatics Centre (NIC) of India, which is a subordinate certification authority (CA) to Indian Controller of Certifying Authorities (India CCA). The miss-issued certificates could have been used to spoof content, perform phishing attacks or perform man-in-the-middle (MITM)

        in Fraud Detection, SSL
    0