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Watertown Police seeking suspects in credit card theft

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

The Watertown Police Department is currently seeking information to help them locate two individuals suspected of credit card fraud. The Watertown Police Department has active arrest warrants for Erica Saucier, 27, and Christopher Main, 26; both of a last known address of 33 Oak Stree in Thomaston. According to police,…

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Credit skimmers not spiking locally; officials still preach vigilance

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State and local officials are preaching vigilance over rising instances of identity theft around the state due to credit card skimmers in gas pumps. Sergeant Brian Sawyer with the Collier County Sheriff’s Department said that while his department had not yet noticed a significant increase of devices in the area,…

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llegal credit card skimmer use on the rise at Florida gas stations

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Protecting your pin while paying for gas at the pump may not be enough to keep your card’s information safe. State inspectors have found more credit card skimmers in the first seven months of this year — 276 — than during all of 2016 — 219. “Identity theft is the…

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After burglary, customers using Applebee’s Entree Express in March and April should check credit for identity theft

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On June 20, 2017, at about 6:00 am, Applebee’s restaurant located on Hilltop Dr. had a storage area broken into. Two boxes of receipts were stolen during the burglary. The records taken were Entree Express receipts for the months of March and April 2017. The records stolen had patrons’ names,…

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Hackers stole credit card data from Buckle stores

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Hackers stole credit card data from Buckle stores

The Buckle, Inc. has suffered a data breach, the clothing retailer announced this week. The company discovered intruders had planted malware on their cash register systems to steal credit card data from customers over several months. It’s unclear exactly how many cardholders may have been affected, but credit cards used…

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Thieves use hacked credit cards to buy cigarettes worth more than $1M

Thieves use hacked credit cards to buy cigarettes worth more than $1MSource: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Seven people are going to federal prison for using stolen credit card numbers and counterfeit gift cards to buy more than $1 million in cigarettes in North Carolina. The defendants then sold those cigarettes on the black market, completing a scheme that began with stolen credit […] View full post on AmIHackerProof.com | Can You Be Hacked?

Hackers breach Kmart’s credit card payment system

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Hackers breach Kmart’s credit card payment system

Financially-troubled Sears Holdings has confirmed that hackers recently breached the credit card processing system of some of its Kmart stores, and that the cards of some customers could have been compromised. But Sears said that neither Sears nor Kmart were deeply impacted by the attack — the second of its…

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Credit card skimmers discovered locally

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Credit card skimmers discovered locally

A new method of stealing credit card information was recently discovered at two local convenience stores, only adding the ways electronic thieves can take advantage of unsuspecting citizens. According to Kerr County Sheriff Rusty Hierholzer, credit card skimmers were identified inside gas pumps at two separate stores by a delivery…

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Chesterfield restaurant worker faces 17 counts of credit card theft

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Chesterfield restaurant worker faces 17 counts of credit card theft

Chesterfield Police say a woman who worked at a restaurant stole credit card information from several customers. Jaquade Carty faces 17 counts of credit card theft. Investigators say she allegedly took numbers from cards while working at a restaurant, and those numbers were used again at different places. Chesterfield Police say it happened while Carty was working at Kick Back …

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Scammers trying to steal credit card data from veterans dialing a fake Choice Program phone line

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Scammers trying to steal credit card data from veterans dialing a fake Choice Program phone line

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is warning veterans of a scam involving a fake Choice Program phone line. The two phone numbers differ only in the area code. The VA reports the fake line does not provide information on the Choice Program or its eligibility criteria, instead it offers callers a $100 rebate if they provide a credit card …

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