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Category: Identity theft


Cyber-crime, Identity theft

Best identity theft protection of 2018

November 14, 2018

Via: TechRadar

Identity fraud just isn’t going away, and it continues to be a growing concern in 2018. If you’re (quite rightly) concerned about falling for one of the many scams that have been doing the rounds on the internet, then our […]


Identity theft, Phishing

Here’s Why Business Email Compromise Is Still Driving Executive Identity Theft

September 12, 2018

Via: Security Intelligence

All it took was access to a lawyer’s email, and suddenly, almost $532,000 was in the wrong hands. This business email compromise (BEC) scam began simply: A criminal in Los Angeles named Ochenetchouwe Adegor Ederaine, Jr. gained access to a […]


Cyber-crime, Hacker, Identity theft

Customers reporting OnePlus payment website was hacked and reported credit card fraud

January 16, 2018

Via: Security Affairs

Several customers of the Chinese smartphone manufacturer. OnePlus claim to have been the victim of fraudulent credit card transactions after making purchases on the company webstore. A large number of OnePlus users claim to have been the victim of fraudulent […]


Identity theft

New Year, New Account Fraud: Identity Theft May Be Holding Back Your Customer Experience Resolutions

January 15, 2018

Via: Security Intelligence

The beginning of a new year is a great time to resolve to improve your customer experience. One of the best places to start is the new account creation process. Financial institutions can spend hundreds, even thousands of dollars per […]


Identity theft

Identity Management To-Do List Aligns with Cybersecurity

November 7, 2017

Via: CSO Online

Identity management should be a major component of an enterprise risk management strategy, yet IAM technology decisions are often treated tactically or left to application developers or IT operations staff who don’t always prioritize security in their planning. The ESG […]


Identity theft

The CISO’s Guide to Minimizing Health Care Security Risks

October 6, 2017

Via: Security Intelligence

In an ever-changing, dynamic threat landscape, a chief information security officer (CISO) in the health care sector must have knowledge in multiple areas and understand that data breaches have severe repercussions that affect employees, patients and the organization at large. […]


Identity theft, Network security

Credit card fraud: What you need to know now

August 30, 2017

Via: CSO Online

Maritza Dominguez has seen some impressive attempts at payment fraud in her 18 months as trust and security lead at Patreon, a site that allows online artists and web content creators to get paid by running membership businesses for their […]


Identity theft

How Security Pros Can Help Protect Patients from Medical Data Theft

July 14, 2017

Via: Dark Reading

Imagine discovering that a local hospital’s IT system has been hacked and the hackers are threatening to publish patients’ names, addresses, and medical records on the Internet. In September 2016, this happened to 6,000 patients in Oklahoma. As security professionals know, this […]


Identity theft, Mobile security

The Internet of Things to Come in Cybersecurity

July 11, 2017

Via: Security Intelligence

The Internet of Things: Enabling Innovation and Exploitation Stop checking whether or not you’ve achieved your step goal. Right now. The widespread use of bring-your-own-device (BYOD) strategies and the shift towards interoperability within the Internet of Things (IoT) — the […]


Hacker, Identity theft

Bithumb, the fourth largest Bitcoin exchange has been hacked

July 6, 2017

Via: Security Affairs

Bithumb, one of the world’s largest Bitcoin and Ether crypto currencies exchanges, has been hacked. The hackers have stolen more than $1 Million in crypto currencies from the accounts of several users of the South Jordan exchange. Bithumb is the first […]