03 September 2014

Identity Theft Expert

Archive for: March, 2009
Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Rise in criminal hacking 33 percent

31 March 2009  |  3170 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Credit card details of 19,000 Brits have been found on a cached Google page, where they had been accidentally published by fraudsters. Silly criminal hackers need to tighten up their data security controls and not publish sensitive data like that! Reuters reports - Fraud on the Internet reported to U.S. authorities increased by 33 percent las

TagsSecurityRisk & regulation
Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Conficker Countdown

30 March 2009  |  2628 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

60 minutes reports on everything we have discussed in these posts. Main stream media has recognized the Internet has a cancerous virus and is infected. Criminal hackers are creating viruses infecting webpages in record numbers all in the name of money. Security professionals are losing sleep as they race against the bad guys in anticipation of...

TagsSecurityRisk & regulation
More blog posts
Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Hacker infiltrates banks, loads prepaid gift cards, caught

27 March 2009  |  4494 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Occasionally we witness the underground coming above ground to face the music. Here what could be considered a brilliant hacker who even owned and operated a security company, is enemy number one. At...

TagsSecurityOnline banking
Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Conficker worm is coming April 1st

26 March 2009  |  3879 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Security professionals’ globally are gearing up to be fooled or fool criminal hackers on April 1st. So far this year it is estimated that somewhere between 3 and 12 million computers have been compro...

TagsSecurityRisk & regulation
Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Scammers making millions with scareware

25 March 2009  |  2680 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

If one could have a favorite scam, for me it would be “scareware.” My reasoning for this is thats it’s one of the few scams that actually gets through to me. My defenses are pretty good, but I still...

TagsSecurityOnline banking
Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Criminal Hackers Attack 450,000 Webpages Each Day

23 March 2009  |  2176 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

TagsSecurityRisk & regulation
Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Study Says PCI Level 3-4 The Criminal Hackers New Target

20 March 2009  |  2621 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Up until now, identity thieves have been hunting elephants. But that may soon change. According to this study, small to medium size businesses (SMB's) are the criminal hackers next target. This

TagsSecurityRetail banking
Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Study; 38 Percent of Euro IT Security Poor. Surprised?

19 March 2009  |  1945 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Every week we learn of a new hack, another breach, credit cards stolen and another identity theft victim. Many have blamed the bad guy or criminal hackers for all the problems we have in the securi...

TagsCardsSecurity
Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

My Brilliance Is Everywhere

18 March 2009  |  2338 views  |  2  |  Recommends 0

I'm very smart. I'm in the news, I'm on TV, in print, I'm written about constantly in blogs and I'm very very famous. Every day people try to be me and some are very successful at it. I have many m

TagsSecurityRisk & regulation
Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Cybersquatting Rises 18 Percent As Fraud Rises

17 March 2009  |  3106 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

The Hammer of the Gods came down on me. I pissed off Led Zeppelins lawyers. It wasn't intentional, I was just a fan. There wasn't even a term for it when I did it. What was it? Cybersquatting. Cybers...

TagsSecurityRisk & regulation
Previous 1 | 2 Next
 
1,397
Active bloggers
29,014
Members
7,973
Posts
10,884
Comments

Top bloggers: 30 days

Most viewed Engaging
Martin cox

Supporting issuers in taking advantage o...

Elizabeth Lumley

I am the multimedia and special projects...

Robert Siciliano

Security analyst, published author, tele...

Brett King

Brett King is an Amazon bestselling auth...

Asif Faruque

I am a reporter at Finextra.

Who is commenting on these posts

Christopher Watts
Nikolaus Bayer
Chris Torr
Jim Wells
Ketharaman Swaminathan
Martin cox
Brett King
Derek Corcoran
Mark Sitkowski
Marcelo Delima
Andrei Charniauski
Douglas Hartung