Posts Tagged 'credit card fraud'

Just as summer vacation season begins, Omni Hotels and Resorts reports that cybercriminals have attacked some of the chain’s point-of-sale systems. Like many similar attacks from last summer, cybercriminals used their skills to try and compromise payment card information. Omni reports that while payment card information was compromised, no additional customer information, such as contact […]

What can be more American than fast food? It’s hard to find one of us that has never picked up a juicy burger from a drive-through window. With credit cards in hand, we’re a nation that thrives on convenience, even when it comes to our food. Unfortunately, that means a large opportunity for cybercriminals who […]

It’s just too easy. To purchase anything, from anyone, at any time online, that is. And, when things are easy, a false sense of comfort sets in and that can spell disaster for anyone not paying close attention to their money. No one is more prone to financial calamity than kids growing up today in […]

Hotels go to great lengths to be your home away from home. Therefore, the last thing they, and you, want to occur is theft. For hotels, physical theft is fairly easy to defend against. Digital theft, as customers of Trump Hotels may be finding out, is a different story. The Trump Hotel Collection has likely […]

You’ve got your hot cocoa and credit card ready. Your favorite Christmas album is cued up. No long lines or parking space showdowns for you this year. Nope, everyone is snuggled in their beds, and it’s online sh-sh-sh-shopping time! In under an hour, you find the perfect North Face jacket for Bethany; some new Beats headphones […]