Archive for the ‘Retailers’ Category

Restaurants Sue Vendors After Point-of-sale Hack – PC World

December 14, 2009

Restaurants Sue Vendors After Point-of-sale Hack – PC World:

Hancock Fabrics Linked to Fraud in 3 States

November 24, 2009

Hancock Fabrics Linked to Fraud in 3 States: ”

Bank customers in California, Wisconsin and Missouri are reporting fraudulent ATM withdrawals that police say are tied to transactions conducted with the Hancock Fa”

Attacking Magstripe Gift Cards

November 14, 2009

Attacking Magstripe Gift Cards: “http://research.corsaire.com/whitepapers/091021-attacking-magstripe-gift-cards.pdf”

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U.S. Retailers Face USD191 Billion in Fraud Losses | HostExploit News

November 11, 2009

U.S. Retailers Face USD191 Billion in Fraud Losses | HostExploit News: ”    WEDNESDAY NOV 11

U.S. Retailers Face USD191 Billion in Fraud Losses

Tuesday, 10 November 2009 13:07

Each Year U.S. merchants are incurring USD191 billion in fraud losses each year, according to a new report released today by LexisNexis® Risk Solutions. Among the findings, the 2009 LexisNexis® True Cost of Fraud Benchmark Study discovered that merchants must absorb nearly 10 times the identity fraud cost incurred by financial institutions. Retail merchants experience a massive $100 billion in losses solely attributed to identity f”

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