Credit Card "skimming" On The Rise

As more retailers adopt technologies like the self-serve checkout machines hacked in 24 Lucky stores, security experts say shoppers and merchants alike must be increasingly vigilant — especially during the holiday shopping frenzy.

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ASK NEWS:
  • UK fugitive using false Kiwi ID jailed - New Zealand Herald
    He was deported from Australia to the UK last week after being convicted and jailed for the credit-card skimming offences.
    01/31/2015 - 11:31 am | View Link
  • Occupational Fraud: How to Identify and Prevent It - Inside INdiana Business
    Skimming in its simplest form is theft of money ... A common example is an employee's use of a company-issued credit card for personal ...
    01/29/2015 - 3:06 pm | View Link
  • Uber and the Taxi Industry’s Last Stand - The Nation
    Uber turns a profit by skimming a percentage of ... 500. Uber requires customers to pay with a credit card, cutting off those with no or poor ...
    01/29/2015 - 1:32 pm | View Link
  • How to spot when an ATM has been hacked - Gulf News
    Card Reader: A skimming device, which looks ... YOUSPEAK: Have you ever been a victim of debit/credit card fraud?
    01/28/2015 - 10:10 am | View Link
  • Woman's credit card info stolen from gas pump - KOCO 5
    Two weeks later, she found a number of fraudulent charges on her credit card statement. Video: Victim in credit card skimming at gas station...
    01/28/2015 - 9:09 am | View Link
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YAHOO NEWS:
  • Martha’s Vineyard residents targeted in debit, credit card fraud
    Martha's Vineyard Savings Bank and Edgartown National Bank moved quickly to protect debit card customers . — Photo by Ralph Stewart Martha’s Vineyard police and bank officials are investigating the theft of debit card information from Island bank customers last week.
    01/29/2015 - 5:04 pm | View Link
  • Woman's credit card info stolen from gas pump
    Charlotte Hessey put her credit card into pump seven at the Circle K at 15th and Kelly on Dec. 23. Two weeks later, she found a number of fraudulent charges on her credit card statement.
    01/28/2015 - 10:42 pm | View Link
  • Criminals Use Skimmers To Steal Credit Card Information At Edmond Gas Stations
    If you've purchased gas in Edmond lately, authorities said you may want to check your bank statements.
    01/26/2015 - 10:43 pm | View Link
  • Know your fraudster: 8 types of card criminals
    Card fraud has become a big industry, with criminals specializing in each stage of the crime, from malware coders to skimmer installers to mules
    01/26/2015 - 8:00 am | View Link
  • Moore Police Search For Man Skimming Credit Cards
    The search is on for a man who Moore police say is using a device to steal credit card numbers from customers at metro gas stations, and then start racking up charges.
    01/21/2015 - 9:43 pm | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Hillsborough deputies looking for credit card skimming victims
    Katy Perry says her Super Bowl halftime performance will make you "Roar" - with animals. The singer told reporters at a press conference Thursday that her performance Sunday will include "a lion and sharks." Katy Perry says her Super Bowl halftime ...
    01/29/2015 - 4:27 pm | View Link
  • Martha’s Vineyard residents targeted in debit, credit card fraud
    Mr. Dolby said that unlike a case last year where thieves added a skimming device to an ATM in Oak Bluffs, there is nothing to indicate that the theft of information was local. Unfortunately, reports of credit card and debit card theft are a common occurrence.
    01/28/2015 - 9:52 am | View Link
  • Criminals Use Skimmers To Steal Credit Card Information At Edmond Gas Stations
    As News 9 has reported, a skimming device was found on gas pumps in Moore ... Now with about that same ease thieves have been stealing credit card information with a device called a skimmer, and they attached it to the pump. “The person who is doing ...
    01/27/2015 - 9:52 am | View Link
  • City saw a steep rise in credit card fraud cases in 2014, say police
    Another cyber official shared that skimmers, which are used to copy the coded crypted digits on the magnet band of a credit or debit card, are still being regularly cloned by waiters at time of a transaction. “The skimming terminal, that are used to ...
    01/27/2015 - 8:45 am | View Link
  • Moore Police Search For Man Skimming Credit Cards
    The search is on for a man who Moore police say is using a device to steal credit card numbers from customers at metro gas stations, and then start racking up charges. Turns out, the same device used to swipe your card, could be making a copy of it.
    01/21/2015 - 1:41 pm | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
  • Credit card fraud
    Credit card fraud is a wide-ranging term for theft and fraud committed using or involving a payment card, such as a credit card or debit card, as a fraudulent source ...
    01/31/2015 - 7:54 am | View Website
  • Credit Card Skimmers
    The Lookout team goes undercover to find out if your credit information is at risk at the gas pump.
    01/30/2015 - 7:36 pm | View Website
  • Debit and Credit Card Skimming
    Nowadays, it is far more convenient to pay at gas stations with a speedpass, use Paypal for online purchases, and pay with plastic rather than holding wads of cash ...
    01/30/2015 - 2:36 pm | View Website
  • Credit Card Skimming Operation
    See how easy it is for a person to copy the information from your credit Card, make a counterfeit card and obtain credit in your name. Your counterfeited ...
    01/29/2015 - 7:52 pm | View Website
  • Credit card thieves 'skimming' pay-at-the-pump gasoline buyers
    Card thieves 'skimming' pay-at-the-pump customers By David Geer. As if the high cost of gas wasn't enough, credit and debit card users who pay at the pump have to ...
    01/29/2015 - 6:55 pm | View Website
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