FBI warns of new online threat to personal, credit card information

first_img continue reading » Federal authorities have a consumer warning for shoppers. Hidden skimming devices (commonly thought to be attached to gas station pumps and ATMs) have gone high-tech.“It’s hard to put really — definite numbers around it. But one thing we know for sure is that millions of credit card numbers have been stolen, even over the course of the past two years,” Herb Stapleton, section chief for the FBI’s cyber division told CNBC.This new type of skimming is called e-skimming or Magecart.Cybercriminals can gain access to your personal and credit card information in a number of ways. They can break into a web server directly or break into a common server that supports many online shopping websites to compromise them all and once a site has been compromised, the shopper can’t spot the difference. 9SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

Oklahoma St. faces Kansas in Big 12 quarters

first_img Associated Press March 12, 2020 SUPER SENIORS: Oklahoma State has relied heavily on its seniors. Cameron McGriff, Isaac Likekele, Lindy Waters III and Thomas Dziagwa have collectively accounted for 60 percent of the team’s scoring this year and 79 percent of all Cowboys points over the team’s last five games.FUELING THE OFFENSE: Likekele has made or assisted on 46 percent of all Oklahoma State field goals over the last three games. The sophomore guard has accounted for 17 field goals and 19 assists in those games.ASSIST RATIOS: The Cowboys have recently used assists to create baskets more often than the Jayhawks. Kansas has an assist on 30 of 72 field goals (41.7 percent) over its past three outings while Oklahoma State has assists on 39 of 78 field goals (50 percent) during its past three games.DID YOU KNOW: The Kansas defense has allowed only 60.7 points per game to opponents this season, ranking the Jayhawks 10th among Division I teams. The Oklahoma State offense has averaged 67.6 points through 32 games (ranked 251st, nationally).___ Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditNo. 8 seed Oklahoma State (18-14, 8-11) vs. No. 1 seed Kansas (28-3, 17-1)Big 12 Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Sprint Center, Kansas City, Missouri; Thursday, 1:30 p.m. EDTBOTTOM LINE: A spot in the Big 12 semifinals is on the line as Oklahoma State matches up against Kansas. Kansas won both of the regular season matchups earlier this season. The teams last played on Feb. 24, when the Jayhawks outshot Oklahoma State 43.8 percent to 38.5 percent and hit seven more 3-pointers on the way to an 83-58 victory.center_img Oklahoma St. faces Kansas in Big 12 quarters For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP_Top25___This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.comlast_img read more

Kieran Bergin focuses on football

first_imgFormer Tipperary hurler Kieran Bergin has joined the Tipperary footballers for the 2017 season.The 31-year-old cited work commitments as his reason for leaving the panel 16 days ago, ahead of their opening game of the Munster Championship.However, it has emerged that the Killenaule man trained with the footballers for the first time last night in Thurles. Photo © Tipperary GAA He previously played for the footballers in 2013, but left to pursue hurling after being approached by then manager Eamon O’Shea.Tipp FM’s Jackie Cahill says Bergin’s departure from the hurlers could be down to a lack of game time..And Jackie will have more on that story on Straight Talk tonight from 7pm on Tipp FM.last_img read more