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Global e-commerce spending grew 28% annually to $4.2 trillion in 2020, paving the way for more fraudulent behaviour and more sophistication in attack types like Brand Abuse. Backing this insight... read more

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Card Cloning, Card Data, Cyber Crime, Cyber Security, Cybercrime, Daily news, E-Commerce, Fraud & Security, malware, phishing, POS Terminals, Risk & Compliance, Shimmers, skimmers -

Payment card fraud, arguably one of the most straightforward approaches to financially motivated crime, persists in the face of ongoing anti-fraud efforts from regulators, financial institutions, and retailers. Carding, as... more

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2018 Data Breach Investigations Report, Cyber Security, cybercriminal, Cybersecurity, Daily News, Financial pretexting, Fraud & Security, Identity, Issuing & Acquiring, malware, phishing, pretexting, ransomware, Risk & Compliance -

Ransomware attacks are a key cybersecurity threat for global organisations, warns Verizon’s 2018 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR). Ransomware is the most common type of malware, found in 39% of malware-related data... more

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More than 1 million incidents of financial fraud occurred in the first six months of 2016, according to official figures released by Financial Fraud Action UK (FFA UK). Representing a 53% increase compared to the same period last year, this means an incident happened in the UK every 15 seconds between January and June 2016. [...]

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