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:
  • Olney residents report rash of credit card fraud - Gazette.net
    Skimming is the theft of credit card information during an otherwise legitimate transaction. Thieves can obtain card numbers by using basic...
    07/22/2014 - 10:13 am | View Link
  • Baltimore man faces 107 charges in alleged credit card fraud; victim ... - HispanicBusiness.com
    ... woman's credit card began on July 19, 2013 , when Hopkins first tried to use two other credit ... had been done using a recoder/skimming device
    07/22/2014 - 6:03 am | View Link
  • Thieves use 'digital pickpocketing' to skim credit card data from ... - TMC Net
    Two Magic Words - Thank You! - Huffington Post
    07/21/2014 - 11:51 am | View Link
  • Credit Card Thieves Use Skimmers at Gas Pumps and ATMs - Big News Network
    More cases of credit card thieves using "skimming" devices to steal unsuspecting customers' credit card information are popping up across the ...
    07/19/2014 - 3:34 pm | View Link
  • Banks see debit card fraud, ABM 'skimming' rise - The Tribune
    ... investigation with your credit card company.”
 Acknowledging that banks have seen a trend towards debit card fraud and ABM skimming, Mr...
    07/18/2014 - 3:48 pm | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Credit Card Thieves Latest Tool to Steal Info: Skimmers
    Authorities say thieves have been caught using the theft device at ATMs, gas pumps and restaurants.
    07/22/2014 - 11:26 pm | View Link
  • Thieves use 'digital pickpocketing' to skim credit card data from Colorado Springs customers
    Earlier this month, local authorities reported that more than 50 people, the majority from El Paso County, were victims of credit card skimming fraud. A multi-agency investigation was launched in April after members of ENT Federal Credit Union reported ...
    07/21/2014 - 4:43 am | View Link
  • Thieves use 'digital pickpocketing' to skim credit card data from Colorado Springs customers [Gazette, The (CO)]
    Earlier this month, local authorities reported that more than 50 people, the majority from El Paso County, were victims of credit card skimming fraud. A multi-agency investigation was launched in April after members of ENT Federal Credit Union reported ...
    07/20/2014 - 5:06 pm | View Link
  • Credit Card Skimming: How Thieves Can Swipe Your Info
    Police say thieves have used swiping devices to steal card numbers from ATMs, gas pumps and drive-thrus.
    07/19/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Four Charged and Arrested in Taxi Credit Card Skimming Operation
    Four men were charged and arrested for card fraud offenses conducted through card skimming devices placed in taxis in Sydney, Australia. The detectives from Strike Force Hereford 2 were investigating the activities of several men who were believed to be ...
    07/11/2014 - 2:08 am | View Link
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  • How Does Credit Card Skimming Work?
    Credit card skimming is a type of credit card fraud that can be difficult to detect until fraudulent charges have been made. Learn how to avoid credit card skimming.
    07/23/2014 - 2:47 am | View Website
  • Credit card skimming information and prevention
    Learn about credit card skimming and find out how you can protect yourself from fraud.
    07/23/2014 - 2:40 am | 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 ...
    07/23/2014 - 1:00 am | View Website
  • Credit card thieves 'skimming' pay-at-the-pump gasoline buyers
    As if the high cost of gas wasn't enough, credit and debit card users who pay at the pump have to face a new way to be gouged at the pump: skimmers.
    07/23/2014 - 12:17 am | View Website
  • What Is a Credit Card Skimmer ? | eHow
    A skimmer is a device that can read encoded information surreptitiously on a credit or debit card's magnetic strip. According to Washington police detective Brandon ...
    07/22/2014 - 10:08 pm | View Website
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