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Australia-based securities regulator hit by cybersecurity breach

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 25 Jan 2021

Australia’s securities regulator ASIC has declared a cybersecurity breach at a server it used to transfer files including credit licence applications, according to Reuters.

Australia, ASIC, securities, regulator, cybersecurity, cyberattack, cybercrime, US, Accellion, New Zealand, central bank, credit licence

New Zealand stock exchange hit by cyber-attack

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 27 Aug 2020

The New Zealand stock exchange has been knocked offline two days in a row due to a cyber-attack.

NZX, DDoS, cyberattack, Stock Exchange, fraud prevention, online security, New Zealand, Network Service Provider

Magecart attackers compromised Claire's, Intersport web shops

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 18 Jun 2020

Magecart attackers have hit web shops belonging to retail chains Claire’s and Intersport, and equipped them with payment card skimmers.

Claire’s, Intersport, Magecart, card skimmers, online stores, ecommerce, Sansec, cyberattack, ESET, online card payments, payment card information, WSPay, payment platform, malicious code, COVID-19, breach, data theft

9 mln easyJet customer details exposed in cyberattack

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 20 May 2020

easyJet has unveiled that the personal information of 9 million customers was accessed in a sophisticated cyberattack on the airline.

easyJet, cyberattack, fraud, ICO, data regulator, credit cards, PassPort, unauthorised access

Germany marks nearly 40 thousand e-banking phishing cases since 2008

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 05 Dec 2019

The number of officially reported phishing attacks on German online banking users in the last decade has reached nearly 40 thousand cases, according to PreciseSecurity.com research.

Germany, phishing, fraud prevention, banking, banking, financial industry, cyberattack

Pemex forced to rely on manual billing amid cyberattack

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 13 Nov 2019

Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) has been hit by a ransomware attack that affects the Mexican company’s billing systems, according to Bloomberg.

cyberattack, ransomware, Mexico, cybersecurity, fraud prevention

Fighting against online fraud and abuse – Interview with Kevin Gosschalk, Arkose Labs

Interviews | Interviews | 16 May 2019

Kevin Gosschalk:‘Convince your enemy that he will gain very little by attacking you; this will diminish his enthusiasm’, Sun Tzu, Chinese warrior – this is how Arkose Labs fights the never ending battle of fraud and abuse

Kevin Gosschalk, Arkose Labs, fraud prevention, gaming, gambling, authentication, ML, security, criminal attacks, character recognition, visual data, bot mitigation, AI, cyberattack

Signifyd launches new product to address chargebacks

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 01 Mar 2019

Signifyd has announced the availability of its Signifyd Chargeback Recovery, to allow merchants to address every type of chargeback.

Signifyd, commerce, protection, payments, fraud, chargeback, shoplifting, cyberattack, merchants

Malta-based bank suffers cyberattack

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 18 Feb 2019

Bank of Valletta, a financial institution based in Malta, had to shut down all of its operations after hackers broke into its systems and shifted funds overseas.

Bank of Valletta, cyberattack, fund transfers, online security, fraud prevention, ATMs, Malta

UKs Metro Bank suffers cyberattack

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 04 Feb 2019

Metro Bank, a UK-based financial institution, has suffered a cyberattack, Banking Technology cited online publication Motherboard.

SS7, 2FA, UK, cyberattack, bank accounts fraud prevention, online security, UK

FCA considers fining Tesco Bank over cyberattack

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 25 Sep 2018

The Financial Conduct Authority, Britain’s finance watchdog, is considering fining the banking arm of Tesco more than GBP 30 million over a 2016 cyberattack, Reuters cited Sky News.

Financial Conduct Authority, UK, banking, Tesco, cyberattack, fine

Local Indian government sites targeted by cryptojacking

News | Cryptocurrencies | 18 Sep 2018

Some local Indian government websites have been running crypto mining scripts without their owners’ knowledge.

Cryptojacking, cyberattack, cryptomining, ransomware, online security, cybercriminal, India

Possible data breach at Cheddars Scratch Kitchen

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 23 Aug 2018

Federal authorities have notified Darden Restaurants that guest data from certain of its Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen restaurants may have been compromised in a cyber-attack incident.

Darden Restaurants, data breach, cyberattack, payment card numbers, fraud prevention, cybersecurity, US

American restaurant chain PDQ hit by cyberattack

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

PDQ has announced that an unauthorized person exploited part of its computer-related system and accessed and/or acquired personal information from some of its customers.

data breach, PDQ, cyberattack, credit card info, POS, hospitality, restaurant chain, US

Cryptojacking - the preferred alternative to ransomware attacks, report shows

News | Cryptocurrencies | 26 Jun 2018

Cryptojacking, a form of cyberattack in which hackers hijack the infected system’s processing power to mine cryptocurrency, is fast emerging as an alternative to ransomware.

Cryptojacking, cyberattack, cryptomining, ransomware, JavaScript, online security, cybercriminal

Banking trojan to target financial apps on Android devices

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

MysteryBot, a new malware that targets banking apps, has hit Android devices.

mobile banking, banking trojan, malware, ransomware, cybersecurity, cyberattack, Android, MysteryBot

Report shows supply chains prime target of cyberattacks in 2017

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 18 May 2018

2017 saw an increase in cyberattacks aimed at supply chains, according to the NTT Security 2018 Global Threat Intelligence Report.

Dimension Data, cyberattack, ransomware, supply chain finance, Europe, Middle East, Africa, intellectual property theft

Hackers steal more than USD 15 mln in Mexican bank heist

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

Hackers have siphoned hundreds of millions of pesos out of Mexican banks, including No. 2 Banorte, according to Reuters.

bank heist, cybercriminals, cyberattack, Mexico, online security, fraud prevention, fraudulent transfer

Popular online attack-for-hire service WebStresser.org taken down

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

WebStresser, a website blamed for launching more than four million cyberattacks around the world, has been taken down in a major international investigation, according to BBC.

WebStresser, DDoS, cyberattack, cybercriminals, Europol, online security. fraud prevention

Dubais popular ride-hailing app hit by cyber-attack

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 24 Apr 2018

Careem, Uber’s main ride-hailing app rival in the Middle East, has been hit by a cyberattack that compromised the data of 14 million users, according to Reuters.

Careem, ride hailing app, mobile app, Middle East, cyberattack, data breach, fraud prevention, online security