Articles with tag: data breach

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Goodbye passwords, passwordless authentication is here to stay

19 Oct 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

By 2022, Gartner predicts that 60% of large and global enterprises, along with 90% of mid-size enterprises, will implement passwordless authentication methods in over 50% of use cases, up from 5% in 2018, Srividya Sunderamurthy from Vesta debates.

Srividya Sunderamurthy, Vesta, AML, account takeover, ecommerce, fraud, PII, phishing, credential stuffing, data breaches, merchants, authentication

Commerce platform Shopify confirms data breach

24 Sep 2020 | Ecommerce

Shopify has confirmed a data breach, in which two 'rogue members' of its support team were engaged in a scheme to steal customer data from at least 100 merchants.

Shopify, commerce platform, data breach, merchants, card numbers

Konsentus completes funding series to secure the Open Banking environment for FIs

17 Sep 2020 | Payments General

Konsentus, a provider of Regulatory Technology (regtech) solutions for Open Banking, has completed pre-series A funding round led by Conviction Investment Partners.

Konsentus, regtech, open banking, funding, banks, open APIs, data breaches, online security

Hackers breach ecommerce stores operated by Warner Music Group

07 Sep 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Warner Music Group (WMG) has disclosed a data breach affecting customers' personal and financial information after several of its US-based ecommerce stores were hacked.

Warner Music Group, data breach, US, ecommerce, Magecart, hack, hackers, fraudulent activity, shopping cart, online store, card details, PayPal

LoginID, Ipsidy partner to combine FIDO2 Strong Authentication with biometric identity verification

04 Sep 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

LoginID and Ipsidy have partnered to provide new tools in the fight against fraud in online activities.  

LoginID, Ipsidy, fraud, biometric identity verification, LoginID FIDO, FIDO2 authentication, Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report, FIDO Security Keys, cryptographic security, liveness confirmation

Paytm Mall reportedly suffers data breach

31 Aug 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

US-based cyber risk intelligence platform Cyble has claimed that ecommerce platform Paytm Mall suffered a massive data breach on 30 August 2020.

Cyble, Paytm Mall, cyber risk, ecommerce, data breach, cyber crime, Adminer, ransom, grey-hat, cyber security

Experian hand over personal details in data breach

24 Aug 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Dalily Maverick has revealed that credit bureau Experian handed over personal details of as many as 24-million consumers and nearly 800,000 businesses to a suspected fraudster. 

Experian, data breach, fraud, fraudsters, hack, credit information, personal details, financial information

Over 5.3 million passwords exposed on the dark web in three months

14 Aug 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

UK-based fintech ClearScore has discovered over 5.3 million passwords on the dark web in just three months. 

ClearScore, fintech, UK, United Kingdom, password, dark web, dark web fraud, fraud protection, fraud, data breach, security breach

Capital One to pay USD 80 mln fine over 2019 data breach

07 Aug 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Capital One Financial must pay an USD 80 million fine over issues related to a data breach in 2019 that exposed more than 106 million records of customers and credit card applicants.

Capital One Financial, data breach, fine, security, US, fraud prevention, OCC, banking, customer data

TEMPTU notifies customers of data security incident

30 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Cosmetic company TEMPTU has reported that after changing its payment software, it discovered that it had suffered a data security incident on a previous software platform.

TEMPTU, data breach, security incident, unauthorised parties, payment card information, cybersecurity, cards, criminal activity, card issuer, identity protection

Challenger bank Dave affected by data breach

28 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

US-based challenger bank Dave has confirmed that it was the victim of a data breach that impacted up to 7.5 million customers.

Dave, challenger bank, US, United States, data breach, Waydev, TPP, bcrypt, GitHub Oath token, FBI, Crowdstrike

Instacart blames reused passwords for a recent series of data breaches

27 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

US-based grocery delivery and pick-up service company Instacart has stated that the reused passwords are to blame for a recent series of data breaches. 

Instacart, US, reused passwords, data breaches, dark web, third-parties, two-factor authentication, 2FA, Google

SEON exposes the cybercrime problem the UK is currently facing

30 Jun 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

SEON has announced insight into the scale of the cybercrime problem UK SMEs face, estimating that there may be 6,500 preventable cybercrimes committed against UK SMEs every day. 

fraud fight, SEON, cybercrime, UK, US, SME, cybercriminals, fraud, hackers, ATO, phishing, merchants, data breaches, bot attacks, ID theft, synthetic ID fraud, PSD2, Open Banking, APAC

Breach Clarity reveals data breaches with great risk of COVID-19 scams

02 Jun 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Amid predictions that the pandemic will generate a wave of financial and identity crime, Breach Clarity has released an analysis of recent data breaches, which identifies risks for COVID-19 scams. 

data breaches, risk, COVID-19, scams, financial crime, identity crime, Breach Clarity, risk rating, credentials, security, personal data, credit card, debit card, phishing, cybercriminals, payment fraud

Cross-border digital identity and onboarding

19 May 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Adam Cooper, ID Crowd, explains why when one considers cross-border use of digital identity, what one really means is recognition of digital identity in other contexts 

Adam Cooper, ID Crowd, cross-border, digital identity, onboarding, digital economies, eIDAS, regulation, EU, equivalence, interoperability, liability, fraud, identity scheme, data breaches, public key, encryption, digital signatures

A look into the future: customer onboarding

13 Apr 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

As awareness of digital id and the concept of controlling personal data is gaining mainstream momentum, Cameron D’Ambrosi, One World Identity takes a deep dive into customer onboarding

KYC, digital onboarding, digital identity, One World Identity, banking, data breaches, financial services, data privacy, US

Marriott hotels breached again, now 5.2 million guest records stolen

01 Apr 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Marriott has confirmed a second data breach in three years, this time involving the personal information on 5.2 million guests, according to TechCrunch.

Starwood, Marriott, data breach, security, fraud prevention, cybersecurity, names, addresses, phone numbers, loyalty member data, dates of birth, travel information

J.Crew reveals security incident from 2019 to customers

10 Mar 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

J.Crew, an US-based retailer, has suffered a credential stuffing attack that may have compromised the personal data of customers.

Retail, US, credential stuffing attack, J.Crew, personal data, California, security, data breach

T-Mobile security breach exposes customers data

06 Mar 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

T-Mobile has announced a data breach caused by an email vendor being hacked which exposed the personal and financial information for some of its customers, according to BleepingComputer.

T mobile, data breach, personal info, phishing, hacked account, stolen data, identity theft, security breach

Breach Clarity offers financial institutions a breach risk intelligence platform

19 Feb 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Fraud prevention and detection tech company Breach Clarity has developed a new ML platform for financial service providers to enable highly targeted protections for customers.

Breach Clarity, financial institutions, breach, risk, intelligence, ML, financial services, data breach, cards, fraud, identity