GROCERY STORE CARD SKIMMER SCAM

Watch out for this grocery store card skimmer scam! ATM and gas station skimmers have been in the news for quite some time. Now, across the U.S., a new threat is hitting grocery stores. A skimmer is a small electronic device that can be attached to an ATM where you insert your credit card. Hackers to illegally grab your card …

REST UNEASY – HYATT HOTELS HACKED

Alert to all holiday travelers- Hyatt Hotels hacked! The company’s data is one of the latest to be victimized. Hyatt Hotels recently reported that it’s investigating malware it found on computers used to process customers’ payments. The data breach only affected properties managed by Hyatt and not franchise locations according to a company spokesperson. As of late September that included 318 properties. …

DON’T BE FOOLED – HOLIDAY SEASON FRAUD ALERT

Watch out for the latest holiday season fraud alert. Tis the season for an influx in eCommerce traffic as the shopping season ramps up merchants do too in preparation for those swindlers looking to take advantage of exploiting weak credit card processing systems. The good thing is the major credit card companies recognize that scammers are on the prowl and …

LATEST RESTAURANT PAYMENT PROCESSING DATA BREACH!

The latest restaurant payment processing data breach will shock you. How about a side of thievery with your meal? The latest restaurant payment processing data breach has hit Landry’s Inc., the parent company of more than two-dozen restaurant chains. In recent news the company is warning patrons that their credit card information just may have been exposed to theft. With …