The good news, if there is any: While the number of data breaches involving
credit and debit card numbers grew in 2015 to 160 from 138 the year prior, the
Mar 30, 2016 ... To justify the high up-front cost of obtaining and copying credit cards, crime
syndicates must operate continually, tag teaming off of one another ...
Aug 27, 2016 ... On Thursday, a federal jury in Seattle found Roman Seleznev guilty of stealing
millions of credit card numbers and selling them online to other ...
Jun 27, 2016 ... Credit card numbers are also stolen by phishing, a fraudulent tactic of mirroring a
legitimate online business or bank, and having the victim ...
Inside information from a reformed credit card thief shows how crooks get their
information by harvesting email addresses and buying stolen numbers to use on
Jul 26, 2016 ... Grayslake, IL - Those involved allegedly used stolen credit card numbers of
victims throughout the U.S. to buy items from Apple stores.
Sep 20, 2014 ... After a hacker steals your credit card number, you may receive an email, text or
phone call from your bank to alert you of criminal or fraudulent ...
The basic idea is that people use stolen credit cards to buy stuff. But if the same
person stole the card numbers and bought the stuff, he would easily be caught.
Aug 6, 2015 ... My credit card information was just stolen -- again. ... of Justice's website says
that this is a still a common way to steal credit card numbers.
Apr 20, 2016 ... Credit card thieves are now commonly stealing credit card numbers and
purchasing items online.