Entries in 'credit card' (7)

Kickstarter recommends password reset after hack is confirmed

Kickstarter recommends password reset after hack is confirmed

Crowdfunding giant Kickstarter has confirmed that it was last week the victim of a hack that compromised some user data.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 17th 2014 at 10:17AM in News
Are Microsoft Points being phased out?

Are Microsoft Points being phased out?

A recent change to Windows 8 suggests that Microsoft may be preparing to phase out its Points payment system.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 8th 2012 at 12:48PM in News
MS investigating Xbox credit card security risk

MS investigating Xbox credit card security risk

A report from Philadelphia’s Drexel University has claimed that users’ credit card details can be obtained from ‘wiped’ Xbox 360 hard drives.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 2nd 2012 at 11:06AM in News
Valve admits extent of Steam hack

Valve admits extent of Steam hack

Valve's Gabe Newell sent out a notification today warning patrons of the company's digital distribution service Steam that hackers may have obtained a copy of a file containing payment transaction ...

Rob Crossley
by Rob Crossley
on Feb 13th 2012 at 8:23AM in News

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Visa assures PSN users

Visa assures PSN users

Global payments company Visa has said that customers need not automatically cancel their cards, but should remain vigilant for the time being.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 27th 2011 at 12:45PM in News
Play.com suffers security breach

Play.com suffers security breach

Online retail giant Play.com has suffered an unspecified security failure that has lead to the loss of some customer information including names and email addresses.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 22nd 2011 at 8:38AM in News