PayPal to buy online rewards platform Honey for $4bn
PayPal has agreed its largest ever acquisition - a $4 billion deal to buy Honey Science Corporation,...
Citi launches cross-border B2B payments platform
Citi has launched a new cross-border platform to help its multinational clients manage the complexit...
VoPAy and Plaid form partnership
VoPay, a leader in payments innovation, announced today its partnership with Plaid, a data network p...
Increased Regulation of Operational Risk is Coming
At the end of October, a Treasury Committee report in the UK said the frequency of online banking cr...
Westpac faces hefty fines for breaching anti-money laundering rules
Westpac could face unprecedented civil penalties, having been accused of contravening AML/CTF laws o...
DDoS-for-Hire Boss Gets 13 Months Jail Time
A 21-year-old Illinois man was sentenced last week to 13 months in prison for running multiple DDoS-for-hire services that launched millions of attac[…]
Ransomware Bites 400 Veterinary Hospitals
National Veterinary Associates (NVA), a California company that owns more than 700 animal care facilities around the globe, is still working to recov[…]
Why Were the Russians So Set Against This Hacker Being Extradited?
The Russian government has for the past four years been fighting to keep 29-year-old alleged cybercriminal Alexei Burkov from being extradited by Isr[…]
Orcus RAT Author Charged in Malware Scheme
In July 2016, KrebsOnSecurity published a story identifying a Toronto man as the author of the Orcus RAT, a software product that’s been marketed on […]
Patch Tuesday, November 2019 Edition
Microsoft today released updates to plug security holes in its software, including patches to fix at least 74 weaknesses in various flavors of Window[…]