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Uri Rivner

Agents of Evil

Air Parcel Express is a boutique international shipping company based in Sweden. They offer a wide choice of logistic services such as mail forwarding and global distribution, creatively supporting th...

18 Nov 2009
Online Banking
Robert Siciliano

I Bought an ATM off Craigslist w 1000 CC-Debits No. on it

After the Vegas DEFCON ATM debacle where hackers hacked hackers by setting up a fake ATM in front of the facilities security office, I needed to see how stupid easy it was to buy and ATM and just set ...

18 Nov 2009
Retired Member

Database security - and how not to do it!!!

Database security & inegrity is an issue that should be taken very seriously by an organisation. I'm going to be, hopefully, brief and non-techy..... SQL injection hacks are common knowledge and ...

17 Nov 2009
Retired Member

Identity Fraud - consumer apathy or lack of education?

The latest monthly statistics show the number of new identity fraud cases reported to CPP stands at its highest level since we started selling the insurance product back in November 2004. In October, ...

17 Nov 2009
Online Banking
Robert Siciliano

Twitter Phish Identity Theft Scam

I’ve been getting the same “direct message” from several of my Twitter followers. Apparently, their accounts have been hacked, because it’s a phishing message that says, “ROFL this you?” and contains ...

16 Nov 2009
Robert Siciliano

Why is Child Pornography on Your PC?

Anti-virus protection, critical security patches and a secure wireless connection have always been essential processes on my networks. My main concern has always been to protect my bank account by kee...

14 Nov 2009
Retired Member

The SEC decides to jail the janitors

From a fintech point of view, on this Black Friday the 13th, let us all check if "Iwantoneofthose.com" has a USB device to fly a flag at half mast in honor of the Madoff programmers, Jerom

13 Nov 2009
Robert Siciliano

Smarten Up. Increase Your Information Security Vocabulary

Years ago (like 20) a friend was graduating from college and moving away and a bunch of friends were throwing a party for this person. Collectively they asked me if I’d write a small speech as a versi...

12 Nov 2009
Steven Murdoch

Finextra video interview on CAP vulnerabilities

Today, Finextra published a video interview with me, discussing my research on banks using card readers for online banking, which was recently featured on TV. In this interview, I discuss some of th...

11 Nov 2009
Information Security
Uri Rivner

The Heist

A stealthy hack into a financial system; clever manipulation of data by exploiting hidden vulnerabilities; an international cash-out operation of gargantuan proportions reminiscent of Al-Qaeda multipl...

11 Nov 2009
Online Banking
Retired Member

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY - 5 YEARS OF ANTI-PHISHING!

So it's been 5 years since I was working with my dear friends at Cyota (since acquired by RSA Security) whereby we introduced the world's first anti-phishing takedown service. On reflection, I'm si...

10 Nov 2009
Robert Siciliano

Insider Identity Theft Can Be Most Damaging

Earlier this week, an IT employee was indicted for stealing the identities of 150 of his coworkers at Bank of New York Mellon, to the tune of 1.1 million bucks. He bilked almost $140,000 a year over ...

09 Nov 2009