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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  • Credit card skimmer found at Grand Rapids gas station - Wood TV
    ... of the suspect and suspect vehicle involved installing a credit card skimmer inside a gas pump ... in connection to installing a skimming ...
    06/16/2016 - 2:18 pm | View Link
  • Scam Alert: ATM Card Skimmers on Rise in Granite State - Public News Service
    Granite Staters to an increase in card skimming devices that fraudsters use to steal personal information from the magnetic strip on credit or...
    06/13/2016 - 4:10 am | View Link
  • Posted: 23 hours agoYuma police are warning residents about credit ... - Yuma Sun
    Yuma police are warning residents about credit card skimming devices being placed on gasoline pumps after one was found Tuesday morning by a store
    06/10/2016 - 7:35 am | View Link
  • Experts Reveal the Credit Card Safety Tips That Consumers Should ... - SBWire
    ... from the credit card. With the stolen information, they are able to make another credit card ... fight crooks by blocking the skimming devices
    06/3/2016 - 11:37 am | View Link
  • Authorities reveal new information on credit card skimmers - Big News Network
    Friday 3rd June, 2016 [VIDEO:?Authorities reveal new information on credit card skimmers] The call ... that they're the same style of skimming ...
    06/3/2016 - 5:42 am | View Link
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  • Three men charged in connection with credit card ‘cloning’ scheme
    According to the sheriff’s office, “cloned” credit cards are created by “skimming” a credit card and placing the banking information on another credit card, so the victim may still possess their credit card. Jose Febles and Juan Febles ...
    06/24/2016 - 7:31 am | View Link
  • Deputies: Credit card cloning scam uncovered in southern Maine, Mid Coast
    Deputies also seized dozens of cloned credit cards and two credit card skimming devices, deputies said. Gargallo posted $10,000 cash bail, deputies said. Both Febles remained in jail was of Friday afternoon. Deputies said the investigation is ongoing and ...
    06/24/2016 - 7:25 am | View Link
  • Credit card skimmers found on Lincoln gas pumps
    Shortly before the fraudulent transactions showed up on accounts, each victim used his or her card at one of two Shell stations in Lincoln, 1449 N. 56th St. or 2030 S. 27th St. Investigators believe skimming devices were placed on credit card readers at ...
    06/24/2016 - 4:58 am | View Link
  • Restaurant customers targeted in credit card cloning operation
    Police tell us the restaurant was NOT aware of the skimming operation. Police are still looking for ... If you were affected, bring proof of credit card fraud to K-Bob's and we will give you a K-Bobs card which grants you free salad wagon trips through ...
    06/23/2016 - 2:02 pm | View Link
  • Credit card frauds linked to Lincoln Shell stations
    Shortly before the fraudulent transactions, each victim used his or her card at one of two Shell gas station locations in Lincoln: 1449 N. 56th Street or 2030 S. 27th Street. Investigators believe skimming devices were placed on gas pump credit card ...
    06/23/2016 - 1:08 pm | View Link
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  • What you need to know about card skimming
    "Skimming" is a blanket term used when referencing a crime where you take small amounts of money. It literally means to take cash off the top, as if money ...
    06/20/2016 - 9:34 pm | View Website
  • Here's What A Card Skimmer Looks Like On An ATM
    A lot of you have been asking to see what a skimmer looks like before it's yanked off an ATM. Are they easy to spot or virtually unnoticeable? Our reader…
    06/20/2016 - 5:16 pm | View Website
  • 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 ...
    06/17/2016 - 11:22 am | View Website
  • How Does Credit Card Skimming Work?
    Credit card skimming is a type of credit card theft where thieves steal your card information then sell it or use it to make fraudulent purchases.
    06/17/2016 - 8:44 am | View Website
  • All About Skimmers — Krebs on Security
    The series I’ve written about ATM skimmers, gas pump skimmers and other related fraud devices have become by far the most-read posts on this blog.
    06/15/2016 - 8:14 pm | View Website
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