The Credit Union Risk Council has launched a new website aimed at helping credit unions better arm themselves against card fraud, including the first secured channel of communications with law enforcement of its kind, the group said.
Millions of Americans are increasingly putting personal information, family photos and documents in the public cloud through Gmail, Flickr and Facebook and may not realize the problems that could present.
A new website aimed at helping credit unions better educate and arm themselves against card fraud has been launched by the Credit Union Risk Council.
The Consumer Federation of America has released a report listing best practices it would like to see followed by providers of cloud-based computing services.
The world's most active phishing gang is no longer phishing as much, researchers said, but that's not necessarily good news.
The Avalanche phishing gang, reputedly the world's most active, has changed tactics, according to the Anti-Phishing Working Group.
The arrests of dozens of suspects in New York last week for the theft of at least $3 million from banking accounts across America was both good news and a wakeup call for the credit union industry.
Financial institutions are not alone. A leading cyberfraud watchdog group said that social networking, online classifieds and online gaming industries are increasingly the focus of phishing gangs out looking for personal account information.
TMG, a card processing CUSO affiliated with the Iowa Credit Union League, announced that it is making anti-skimming technology available to its member CUs that seek additional protection for their ATMs.
Phishing gangs are apparently casting a wider net.