Ebay Hacked – Users Requested to Change Passwords

Auction site eBay is advising  users to change their passwords after a cyber-attack compromised its systems. Ebay said a database had been hacked between late February and early March. The database included eBay customers’ name, encrypted password, email address, physical address, phone number and date of birth. Whilst the passwords are encrypted – some hackers […]
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Card Fraud at Call Centres

The recent publicity surrounding the potential credit card fraud at the Local Property Tax call centre has prompted us to look into how common this type of fraud is. We sometimes hear about IT systems being hacked and credit card details being stolen – but how safe are  your credit card  details when paying over […]
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