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Citibank phishing baits customers with fake suspension alerts, says BleepingComputer

From BleepingComputer: An ongoing large-scale phishing campaign is targeting customers of Citibank, requesting recipients to disclose sensitive personal details to lift alleged account holds. The campaign uses emails that feature CitiBank logos, sender addresses that look...

Top Uber story from BleepingComputer: Uber ignores vulnerability that lets you send any email from Uber.com

From BleepingComputer: A vulnerability in Uber's email system allows just about anyone to send emails on behalf of Uber. The researcher who discovered this flaw warns this vulnerability can be abused by threat actors to email...

Uber dismisses vulnerability that lets you email anyone as Uber!, warns BleepingComputer

From BleepingComputer: A vulnerability in Uber's email system allows just about anyone to send emails on behalf of Uber. The researcher who discovered this flaw warns this vulnerability can be abused by threat actors to email...

T-Mobile says it blocked 21 billion scam calls this year, warns BleepingComputer

From BleepingComputer: T-Mobile says it blocked 21 billion scam, spam, and unwanted robocalls this year through its free Scam Shield robocall and scam protection service, amounting to an average of 1.8 billion scam calls identified...

Hold AT&T responsible: EwDoor botnet targets AT&T network edge devices at US firms

From BleepingComputer: A recently discovered botnet is attacking unpatched AT&T enterprise network edge devices using exploits for a four-year-old critical severity Blind Command Injection security flaw. The botnet, dubbed EwDoor by researchers at Qihoo 360's Network...

Verizon customers take note: Verizon digital carrier Visible customer accounts were hacked

From BleepingComputer: Visible, a US digital wireless carrier owned by Verizon, admitted that some customer accounts were hacked after dealing with technical problems in the past couple of days. The announcement was made on Visible’s official...

BleepingComputer reports AT&T lost $200M in seven years to illegal phone unlocking scheme

From BleepingComputer: A Pakistani fraudster was sentenced to 12 years in prison earlier this week after AT&T, the world's largest telecommunications company, lost over $200 million after he and his co-conspirators coordinated a seven-year scheme...

AT&T news: AT&T denies data breach after hacker auctions 70 million user database

From BleepingComputer: AT&T says that they did not suffer a data breach after a well-known threat actor claimed to be selling a database containing the alleged personal information of 70 million customers. The threat actor,...

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Wells Fargo customers take note: The Sixers rocked the Wells Fargo Center

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: They have won every game Harden has played for them. Feels like something special is brewing. The...

Hold PayPal responsible: PayPal Hides Pay-Later Plan’s Overdraft Fee Risk, Suit Says

From Bloomberg Law: PayPal Inc. falsely touts its “Pay in 4" installment program to low-income customers as a free service,...

Take action against Wells Fargo: In latest Zelle scam, Wells Fargo customers lose thousands after fraudsters pose as bank employees

From WABC-TV: CONCORD, Calif. -- Amid the rise in popularity of quick-pay apps, scammers are also increasingly using digital payment...