OnePlus confirms #credit card #hack of #customers, up to 40,000 #affected

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Buying OnePlus smartphones is as good as a time bomb. You never know which scam or hack is about to strike you next. Recently OnePlus confirmed at around 40,000 customers credit cards were hacked. Mainly affected are the customers who had given their credit card number to OnePlus sometime between mid-November…


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Five million UK #adults have #cancelled #credit or #debit #cards in the last year due to #attempted #fraud

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One in ten UK adults (10%) have cancelled their credit or debit card in the last year due to attempted fraud, according to new research by comparethemarket.com. This equates to over five million people becoming the victims of the cybercrime in the last twelve months, highlighting the worrying levels of…


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No #card #hacking at #Hutchinson #Walmart

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Rumors about Citizens Bank & Trust Co. warning customers of a credit card hack at the Hutchinson Walmart made the rounds on social media this week, but according to Hutchinson Police Lt. Tom Gifferson, “We don’t have have any information that would indicate that.” The rumor was likely started in…


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International #credit card fraud #ring captured in #Clarkton

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Sheriff Ji,mMcVicker said two men traveling on Venezuelan passports were captured Thursday, Oct. 26, as they were using cloned credit cards to withdraw money from an ATM in Clarkton. “We received a call from the security department of the State Employees Credit Union last Thursday alerting us to the fact…


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MP police #cyber cell busts #Indo-Pak gang involved in #credit card fraud

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Busting an international gang of credit card hackers, the cyber wing of Madhya Pradesh Police has arrested two persons on Monday who are accused of making large-scale online purchases by hacking information on credit cards. The two accused, both residents of Mumbai, are suspected to be associated with a gang of international…


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Pizza Hut hack: Thousands of customers’ data stolen as users report fraudulent card transactions

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Hackers hit Pizza Hut earlier in October and reportedly stole customers’ financial information. Pizza Hut said that its website was hacked and some of its customers who used the fast food chain’s website and app were affected by the breach. Although Pizza Hut reportedly sent out emails notifying its customers…


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Bluetooth tech creeping into credit card skimmers’ toolkit

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 Thieves sabotaging gas pump card readers or ATMs for consumer’s card information isn’t new. But a piece of technology many people use on a daily basis is also being used by some criminals to make it more convenient for them: Bluetooth Technology. “As computers get faster, as Bluetooth technologies come…


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Inside Mastercard’s Journey To Predicting Card Fraud

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Fighting payments fraud can be a daunting battle – especially if the battle is waged with reactions. That is, once you’re under siege, protecting data can be a scramble. Or as hockey great Wayne Gretzky once said, it’s important to skate to where the puck is going to be, and not…


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Whole Foods is investigating a credit-card security breach

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Whole Foods is facing a credit-card security breach. The grocery chain, which Amazon acquired for $13.7 billion in late August, announced Thursday it “recently received information regarding unauthorized access of payment card information.” People who only shopped for groceries at Whole Foods should not be affected, according to the company,…


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If You Ate at This Popular Fast Food Restaurant, Your Credit Card Info May Have Been Stolen

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Sonic, not the hedgehog, has gained renown for everything from its use of roller skate-clad waiters to its consistently comical commercial campaigns. But the restaurant is now getting some negative press thrown in the mix, thanks to recent reports of credit card theft linked to the chain. (By the way,…


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Ferndale temp worker charged with credit card thefts at city hall

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A Detroit woman working as a temporary employee at Ferndale City Hall is charged with stealing and using credit card information from three residents and a business owner in the city and there may be more victims. People who have used their credit cards for payments or other transactions at…


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Scammers Are Constructing Fake People to Get Real Credit Cards

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On a warm day in May, agents from the FBI and the U.S. Postal Inspection Service descended on a leafy neighborhood in South Carolina and raided the home of a DJ suspected of using fake identities to obtain 558 credit cards from Capital One Financial Corp. Outside the house in…


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Mother, 31, charged with fraud and identity theft after police found ‘165 credit cards and drivers’ licenses and 650 pieces of other people’s mail’ in her car during routine stop

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A mother who allegedly tried to run from police during a traffic stop has been refused bail after police found more than 650 pieces of mail in the back of the car. Carlotta Magno, 31, of Bidwill near Mt Druitt in Western Sydney, allegedly had 165 identification cards with her…


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At least 110 customers hit by city’s online payment hack

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t least 110 people have reported unauthorized charges to their credit or debit cards since Oceanside discovered a suspected breach of its online utilities payment system two weeks ago. Unwanted purchases included iTunes music and Lyft car rides, city Financial Services Director Jane McPherson said this week. The city’s 44,000 utilities customers…


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Watertown Police seeking suspects in credit card theft

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The Watertown Police Department is currently seeking information to help them locate two individuals suspected of credit card fraud. The Watertown Police Department has active arrest warrants for Erica Saucier, 27, and Christopher Main, 26; both of a last known address of 33 Oak Stree in Thomaston. According to police,…


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Novato police seek ATM hacking conspirators

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Novato police are trying to identify three men involved in an ATM tampering incident at a gas station in Ignacio. The incident occurred at about 9 p.m. Friday the Unocal 76 South at Ignacio Boulevard and Alameda del Prado. Police said the three men tried to distract the clerk while…


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Granite Falls Man Charged With Multiple Counts Of Identity Theft

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31-year-old Justin Lee Calloway of Moss Lane in Granite Falls was arrested Friday (August 11) by Caldwell County Sheriff’s Officers. He’s charged with felony counts of identity theft and obtaining property by false pretense. In addition, Calloway is charged on bills of indictment with three felony counts apiece of identity…


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2 more members of ATM skimmer ring plead guilty

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NEWARK– Two men who were among 13 people accused of using secret card readers and pinhole cameras attached to ATMs to obtain banking information pleaded guilty Thursday, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said. Florin Mares, 49, and Gabriel Mares, 44, of College Point, N.Y., pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit bank…


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Two Iranian Nationals Charged in Credit Card Fraud and Computer Hacking Conspiracy

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A superseding indictment was unsealed today charging Arash Amiri Abedian, 31, and Danial Jeloudar, 27, with aggravated identity theft; wire fraud; and criminal conspiracy and other charges relating to access device fraud, unauthorized access to, and theft of information from, computers, and threatening to damage a computer. Acting Assistant Attorney…


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Credit skimmers not spiking locally; officials still preach vigilance

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State and local officials are preaching vigilance over rising instances of identity theft around the state due to credit card skimmers in gas pumps. Sergeant Brian Sawyer with the Collier County Sheriff’s Department said that while his department had not yet noticed a significant increase of devices in the area,…


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