• The Rise of Fintech Means an Optimistic Future for Fraudsters

    Written By: Idan Aharoni      Mar 20, 2019
    Last month, Javelin Strategy & Research published the 2019 Identity Fraud Study, which contained the good news that overall card fraud is in decline. The adoption of strong anti-fraud measures such as EMV has made it difficult to successfully pull off card-present fraud and force... Read More
  • Fraudsters Pass on Blockchain Technology to Harden Their Infrastructure

    Written By: Idan Aharoni      Jun 19, 2018
    A few months ago, on November 2017, security company RSA, the security division of EMC, reported in a blog post that fraudsters have begun utilizing blockchain technology as part of their infrastructure to host sites on the Dark Web. To be more specific, a certain Dark Web site h... Read More
  • Founder of Alboraaq and Altenen Arrested by Israeli Police

    Written By: Idan Aharoni      May 21, 2018
    According to Israeli media, Hilmi Git, the found of major cybercrime forums Alboraaq and Altenen, has been arrested by the Israeli Police’s 433 Lahav unit. Git, a Hebron-based Palestinian, is prosecuted over various charges, which include credit card theft and money laundering.... Read More