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Seculert’s experts found specialized malware steals details of bank cards of sale terminals under Windows. The malware, named Dexter, is introduced into the system process iexplore.exe, providing it with a restart when disconnected by hand and prepare a list of active processes, each determines the available memory space, it reads in a local buffer, using […]

A group of researchers has found that many banking terminals use predictable transaction IDs. Researchers at Cambridge University presented a report on vulnerabilities in banking card terminals, which allow hackers to steal user information, and create clones of existing credit cards. The study was presented at the conference on cryptography in Leuven, Belgium. The scientists […]

In recent time increased the number of cases of fraud involving bank cards. According to the analyst, global losses from Internet fraud and bank terminals in the billions annually. Of particular concern are scamming – interception of a credit card through the electronic devices illegally installed on the front of the bank terminal (overhead readers […]

In a connected, digital and wireless world, your personal, financial, business and private information is at risk from hackers and other thieves. The threat magnifies when you’re on vacation. With the great memories and rejuvenation of time away with family, friends or self comes vulnerability to less than secure technology. Below are some tips to […]

Nowadays, information security has become the backbone of many business operations. Information security is actually a combination of complex system, made by combining various critical elements like softwares, hardware, and protocols to protect theft of confidential information about the various business operations. Today, information storage, fetching, and transit has become the major operation for most […]

The level of sophistication in cybercrime and cyber terrorism has dramatically increased in the past five years, and so has the frequency of attacks against American targets. The attacks come from within the U.S. and from around the world. From the private sector such as credit card and healthcare companies to governmental agencies, and attacks […]

  Imagine, after years of hard work, careful planning and saving your dollars, you are denied the ability to purchase a home or office space because of identity theft. Unfortunately, many people around the world have felt the fear and embarrassment that comes after their financial representative politely tells them that their credit has been […]

Mobile devices have made it easier for business owners to transact business while on the go. However, mobile devices have an inherent risk to them. For one, nobody has much experience with the use of these devices. For instance, the world has had over half a century to secure the PC. In spite of this, […]

Security issues remain a top concern for business as hackers grab headlines while stealing sensitive data. Despite high-profile cases where thieves have stolen customer identity and payment information from large corporations, most data breaches affect small businesses and often go unreported in the news.

Web surfing academy: staying on the safe side Internet is teeming with malware, viruses, and fraudulent schemes that pretty easily hook careless users. In this article we are focusing on the essential aspects of safe browsing – it’s a must-read for web surfing pioneers and a nice refresher for seasoned internet users.