05 October 2015

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Discount brokerage firm Scottrade says that 4.6 million customer contact details may be at risk after the firm received a warning from the FBI that its systems had been hacked between late 2013 and early 2014.

Retail security bashing lobby group ABA admits data breach

02 October 2015  | 1 comments | 11 tweets | 7 linkedin

The American Bankers Association, the lobby group that has taken a leading role in lambasting retailers over lax data security, has admitted that email addresses and passwords used to make purchases or register for events through its online shopping cart have been compromised.

T-Mobile fury at Experian data breach

02 October 2015  | 0 comments | 8 tweets | 16 linkedin

In the latest in a series of high profile data breaches, credit referencing agency Experian says hackers accessed its servers and stole the personal details of 15 million prospective T-Mobile customers.

BNP Paribas to pilot cards with dynamic CVV codes

02 October 2015  | 0 comments | 23 tweets | 26 linkedin

BNP Paribas has become the latest French bank to pilot Oberthur's OT Motion Code technology, replacing the three-figure CVV code on the rear of a card with a small screen display that automatically changes periodically.

Trump hotels confirms data breach

01 October 2015  | 0 comments | 8 tweets | 3 linkedin

Donald Trump's luxury hotel chain has confirmed that malware may have compromised customer credit and debit card data.

FXCM hit by cybersecurity breach

01 October 2015  | 0 comments | 9 tweets | 7 linkedin

Online foreign exchange trading firm FXCM says it has been the victim of a hacking attack that exposed access to sensitive customer information and led to unauthorised transfers from "a small number" of client accounts.

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