credit card fraud

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This Footage of an Alleged Thief Falling Through the Ceiling Deserves an Oscar

She wound up in an insane chase with the cops, all because she allegedly tried to buy a can of soda with a stolen credit card.
Beckett Mufson
6.29.18
video

Vacationing Security Consultant Finds Stealthy ATM Card Skimmer

Always be vigilant.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.24.16
crime

The Booming, and Opaque, Business of Dark Web Monitoring

Two groups of people make money from the so-called dark web: Criminals who use it to peddle illegal goods, and the companies who offer to track them on behalf of law enforcement and private clients.
Joseph Cox
3.22.16
video

Watch a Thief Turn A Regular Credit Card Reader Into a Skimmer in Three Seconds

Video shows how a defty crook installs a credit card skimmer at a gas station.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.14.16
Internet

We've Never Seen a Stolen Credit Card Market as Slick as This

It even comes with a map! A MAP!
Joseph Cox
11.9.15
Music

Tidal Accounts Are Being Sold for $1 on the Dark Web

But it seems even on the dark web, Jay Z's music streaming service isn't anywhere near as popular as Spotify.
Joseph Cox
10.22.15
americas

Banks Need to Increase Security Measures in Apple Pay, Experts Say

Apple Pay is one of the most secure mobile payment systems out there, experts say, but the banks that oversee the transitions aren't up to par.
Colleen Curry
3.5.15
Motherboard Blog

Would Bitcoin Have Prevented the Biggest Credit Card Theft in History?

Target just had 40 million credit cards jacked. Would a cryptocurrency have made the difference?
ALEC LIU
12.22.13