Phishing is one of the oldest forms of digital fraud, and it shows no signs of going away anytime soon. Read more
Easy Solutions’ CEO Ricardo Villadiego was recently invited to join the Forbes Technology Council, a select group of technology executives chosen to serve as thought leaders for the Forbes community. Read more
The e-mail reads, “Click here to download your report.” It appears to be from a credible source, but the link leads to a website created solely for the purpose of information theft. Cybers-cammers strike again using phishing e-mails to trick recipients into clicking on links and typing in their personal information. In most instances the user has no idea they have walked right into a trap. According to findings recently released by Intel Security, 97% of people globally are unable to correctly identify phishing e-mails. Read more
Fortune Magazine penned an article recently, on how banks are putting hacked credit cards on ‘watch lists’, rather than canceling them immediately, thereby helping banks (and therefore their end users), reduce the overall cost of fraud to an organization. As our CEO, Ricardo Villadiego, notes in the article, ‘”Fraud is a numbers game.” Read more
InfoRiskToday (http://www.inforisktoday.co.uk/) has a great article out today, that highlights some of the key developments in the P.F. Chang’s breach.
While there are no indicators of card fraud yet, we’ll be monitoring closely for any activity. Easy Solutions’ Bryan Jardine also shares his insights within the piece, noting that “Often the valuation of a card decreases over time. It is more cost-effective for the fraudsters to get them on the market as quickly as possible. This is easy money for them.” For the full article, visit http://www.inforisktoday.co.uk/pf-changs-breach-6-key-developments-a-6961/op-1