Law Enforcement Seizes Joker’s Stash — Stolen Credit Card Marketplace – Tempemail

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and Interpol have allegedly seized proxy servers used in connection with Blockchain-based domains belonging to Joker’s Stash, a notorious fraud bazaar known for selling compromised payment card data in underground forums. The takedown happened last week on December 17. The operators of Joker’s Continue Reading

It’s a sign of a broken system when only credit card firms can force Pornhub to change | Rape and sexual assault- Tempemail

On 4 December, the New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof published a column entitled The Children of Pornhub. Pornhub attracts 3.5bn visitors a month, rakes in money from 3bn advertisting impressions a day and, says Kristof, “prides itself on being the cheery, winking face of naughty, the website that buys Continue Reading

Over 2800 e-Shops Running Outdated Magento Software Hit by Credit Card Hackers – Tempemail

A wave of cyberattacks against retailers running the Magento 1.x e-commerce platform earlier this September has been attributed to one single group, according to the latest research. “This group has carried out a large number of diverse Magecart attacks that often compromise large numbers of websites at once through supply Continue Reading

New Web-Based Credit Card Stealer Uses Telegram Messenger to Exfiltrate Data – Tempemail

Cybercriminal groups are constantly evolving to find new ways to pilfer financial information, and the latest trick in their arsenal is to leverage the messaging app Telegram to their benefit. In what’s the latest tactic adopted by Magecart groups, the encrypted messaging service is being used to send stolen payment Continue Reading

Evasive Credit Card Skimmers Using Homograph Domains and Infected Favicon – Tempemail

Cybersecurity researchers today highlighted an evasive phishing technique attackers exploiting in the wild to target visitors of several sites with a quirk in domain names, and leveraging modified favicon to inject e-skimmers and steal payment card information covertly. “The idea is simple and consists of using characters that look the Continue Reading

Trump claims credit for UK Huawei ban as China says move ‘disheartening’ – video | Technology

Donald Trump has claimed credit for the UK’s decision to ban Huawei from the country’s 5G networks, after it was announced the firm would be stripped out of phone networks by 2027. The US president said he ‘did it myself, for the most part’, referring to talking countries out of Continue Reading

Chinese media calls for ‘pain’ over UK Huawei ban as Trump claims credit | Technology

Chinese state media has foreshadowed “public and painful” retaliation against the UK over its ban of Huawei from the country’s 5G networks, as Donald Trump appeared to take credit for the decision. Following Britain’s announcement that Huawei would be stripped out of the country’s phone networks by 2027, the state-run Continue Reading

Mastercard and FASTA Launch South Africa’s First Virtual Credit Card | Tempemail

Mastercard has teamed up with FASTA – a digital lending fintech – to launch the FASTACard, South Africa’s first virtual credit card. The FASTACard – backed by Standard Bank and Tutuka – is said to give locals access to instant credit which is loaded onto a secure digital card that Continue Reading

Russian Hacker Gets 9-Year Jail for Running Online Shop of Stolen Credit Cards – Tempemail

A United States federal district court has finally sentenced a Russian hacker to nine years in federal prison after he pleaded guilty of running two illegal websites devoted to facilitating payment card fraud, computer hacking, and other crimes. Aleksei Yurievich Burkov, 30, pleaded guilty in January this year to two Continue Reading