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Reserve Bank of New Zealand data systems breached

News | Payments General | 11 Jan 2021

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand has announced that it was responding with urgency to a breach of one of its data systems.

Reserve Bank of New Zealand, data breach, data systems, New Zeeland, banking, fraud prevention, cyber attack

iProov launches threat intelligence system for biometric assurance

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 03 Sep 2020

UK-based fraud prevention company iProov has launched a system of threat intelligence for biometric assurance. 

iProov Security Operations Centre, iProov, fraud prevention, Cyber-attack, cyber crime, machine learning technology, biometric assurance, biometric authentication, United Kingdom

Banks stop currency service after Travelex's cyber-attack

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 09 Jan 2020

After the ransomware cyber-attack on Travelex, a number of High Street banks have stopped customers ordering foreign currency.

Travelex, banks, currency service, Cyber-attack, ransomware, cyber recovery, travel money, Lloyds, Barclays, Royal Bank of Scotland

Bank of Valetta shuts down internet access after EUR 13 mln hack attempt

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 14 Feb 2019

Malta`s Bank of Valetta (BOV) has shut down its entire internet access, cashpoints, and branch offices, after a cyber intrusion attempt to steal nearly EUR 13 mln.

Bank of Valetta, Malta, hack attempt, fraudsters, theft, POS, payments, breach, ATM, mobile banking, cyber attack, money transfer

Bitcoin ransom demanded after tram system website breach

News | Cryptocurrencies | 08 Jan 2019

Luas, Dublin’s light rail system website has been hacked by unidentified attackers, who demand a ransom of one Bitcoin (BTC) worth USD 3,877.

Bitcoin, ransom, Dublin, data breach, cyber attack, cryptocurrency, hackers, payments, security

Marriott to face consequences after data breach

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 10 Dec 2018

After the data breach that exposed up to 500 million customer records, Marriott has announced that it will cover for the costs of the compromised clients.

Marriott, data breach, fraud, passport numbers, iD, identity theft, cyber attack, hackers

Second hack attack on British Airways uncovered

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 26 Oct 2018

More than 185,000 people may have had payment card details stolen in a hack attack on the British Airways website, according to BBC.

British Airways, data breach, payment information, card details, online security, cyber attack, malware, UK

Facebook confirms 29 million users affected by data breach

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 16 Oct 2018

Facebook has announced that cyber attackers stole data from 29 million accounts using an automated program that moved from one friend to the next.

data breach, cyber attack, Facebook, phishing, FBI

Apple, Amazon deny Chinas cyber attack claim

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 08 Oct 2018

Apple and Amazon have denied publicly the claims made by Bloomberg Businessweek regarding China’s cyber-attack.

Apple, Amazon, cyber attack, fraud, China, digital security

FCA penalizes Tesco Bank GBP 16.4 mln over 2016 cyber-attack

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 02 Oct 2018

Tesco’s banking division has to pay a GBP 16.4 million fine over a 2016 cyberattack that led to customer losses of GBP 2.5 million, according to FCA’s ruling.

Tesco Bank, FCA, fine, data breach, cyber attack, UK, fraudulent transfers, bank accounts

Bank of Spains website hit by DDoS attacks

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 28 Aug 2018

The Bank of Spain’s website has been hit by a cyber-attack which has temporarily disrupted access to the site, a spokesman for the central bank said for Reuters.

Bank of Spain, DDoS, cyber attack, banking, online security, fraud prevention, Spain

Indias City Union Bank hit by cyber hack via SWIFT system

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 19 Feb 2018

India’s City Union Bank systems have been hacked and USD 2 million were transferred through three unauthorized remittances to lenders overseas via the SWIFT platform.

City Union Bank, cyber attack, India, SWIFT, bank heist, remittances, money transfers, online security

Indian businesses consider tackling cyber risks a priority

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 29 Dec 2017

The KPMG Cybercrime Survey 2017 has revealed that 58% of Indian organisations have cyber risk on the boardroom agenda, up from 41% in the 2015 study.

KPMG, survey, India, cyber attack, fraud prevention, online security, identity theft, ransomware, malware, ATM card theft