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Fraud service uses charity websites to validate stolen credit card data

2014/11/24

Securityweek - (International) Researchers with PhishLabs reported November 21 that it had found online fraudsters using a bot and an IRC channel to conduct transactions on the Web sites of charity or non-profit organizations in order to test the validity of stolen payment card information and related personal information.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/fraud-service-uses-charity-websites-validate-stolen-credit-card-data

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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