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:
  • Credit card skimming happens when you least expect it - USA Today
    It takes just a few seconds for someone to essentially copy your credit card.
    11/1/2014 - 8:58 am | View Link
  • "Belgium's Cards and Payments Industry" is now available at Fast ... - ClickPress
    Now Available: Malaysia\'s Cards and Payments Industry - PR inside
    10/31/2014 - 2:40 pm | View Link
  • MANAGEMENT'S DISCUSSION AND ANALYSIS OF FINANCIAL CONDITION AND ... - TMC Net
    ... offering provides banks and credit unions with ... is Diebold's ActivEdge card reader. This is the ATM industry's first complete anti-skimming ...
    10/30/2014 - 8:41 am | View Link
  • Australia: How should directors and officers protect their company ... - Mondaq
    ... physical theft or physical loss of device crimeware / malware card-skimming attacks denial-of ... Credit card information and personal details
    10/29/2014 - 3:25 pm | View Link
  • Credit card safety in 8 easy ways - Rediff.com
    ... easy ways to keep your credit card safe and secure. These days having a number of credit cards ... card might be getting scanned through ...
    10/29/2014 - 12:13 pm | View Link
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YAHOO NEWS:
  • 9 Investigates: Card-skimming at the gas pump
    Police call it a near-perfect crime. Thieves can steal your account information right at the gas pump and empty your bank account before you even know something has happened.   In a 9 Investigates, Eyewitness News reporter Ken Lemon looked into how it happens and what you can do to stay one step ahead of the criminals. It starts with the gas tanks.   They are made in bulk and designed so that ...
    10/30/2014 - 6:22 pm | View Link
  • Police: McDonald's worker stole customers' credit information
    Roswell police have charged a fast food worker after they say she stole customer’s credit card information. Lauren Bass told Channel 2’s Mike Petchenik she gave Preshauna Thomas her credit card Tuesday after placing her order at the drive-through of the McDonald’s on Holcomb Bridge Road. “She skimmed my card,” said Bass.  “ I saw her slide it through the slide on the side of the screen, and then ...
    10/30/2014 - 4:26 pm | View Link
  • Credit card safety in 8 easy ways
    It is better to be safe than sorry!
    10/30/2014 - 12:21 am | View Link
  • Scam targets credit and debit card users
    Oak Ridge police say someone recently found a skimmer on an ATM at a SunTrust bank. It's a small device that can do a whole lot of damage.
    10/29/2014 - 11:43 pm | View Link
  • Police: Brooklyn man found with 16 fake credit cards, skimmer
    Rahshawn S. Mayo, 25, was charged with misdemeanor criminal possession of stolen property, misdemeanor possession of a skimmer device, two counts of felony possession of a forged instrument, and violation unlawful possession of marijuana. A similar incident occurred Oct. 17, when State Police stopped a vehicle for speeding on the Thruway in Bethlehem and found a skimming device and fraudulent ...
    10/27/2014 - 11:24 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Skimming device suspected in stolen debit, credit info at Monroe County gas station
    The Monroe County Sheriff's Office is investigating whether a credit card skimming device was inserted into one of the card slots one of the pump. Customers noticed unauthorized purchases on their bank statements and purchases were made fraudulently in ...
    11/20/2014 - 7:58 am | View Link
  • Credit card skimming device found at Monroe gas station
    The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating more than a dozen complaints of credit card fraud last week from persons who used their debit or credit cards at the Pilot Travel Center in Frenchtown Township. Deputies are probing complaints that ...
    11/19/2014 - 5:07 am | View Link
  • 3 suspects sought after credit card skimmers found on ticketing machines at RTD light rail stations
    LITTLETON, Colo. - Authorities in Littleton said they are now searching for three men in connection with credit card skimming devices found on ticketing machines at multiple RTD light rail stations. Early Monday morning, two males suspects were caught on ...
    11/6/2014 - 4:39 pm | View Link
  • Thieves Skimming Credit Cards At Local Gas Stations
    Due to a recent spate of credit/debit card skimming reports at gas stations in New York City, the NYPD is urging folks to be alert while paying at the gas pump–and to look out for credit card skimming devices. Our neighborhoods are not immune.
    11/5/2014 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • Credit card skimming happens when you least expect it
    Credit card skimming happens when you least expect it It takes just a few seconds for someone to essentially copy your credit card. It happens at restaurants, movie theaters -- even fast food restaurants. Most times, you have no idea that it's happened.
    11/1/2014 - 2:21 pm | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
  • How Can I Avoid Credit Card Skimmers?
    Check out these tips on how to avoid credit card skimming before you swipe your card at the ATM or the gas pump.
    11/19/2014 - 4:48 am | 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 ...
    11/18/2014 - 4:24 pm | View Website
  • Credit Card Skimmers
    The Lookout team goes undercover to find out if your credit information is at risk at the gas pump.
    11/18/2014 - 5:47 am | View Website
  • Credit card skimming information and prevention
    Learn about credit card skimming and find out how you can protect yourself from fraud.
    11/17/2014 - 9:37 am | 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 ...
    11/17/2014 - 2:49 am | View Website
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