Selfies to use as a password for doing online payments

You know what? Selfies, which we click mostly for posting on social networking sites, are now being using as a password for doing payments.  MasterCard, an American multinational financial services corporation headquartered in New York, United States, is trying new facial recognition technology that would let customers verify their identity online by taking a selfie. Mastercard’ s customers, who still …

Donald Trump’s Hotels face credit card breach: Report

The Trump Hotel Collection, a chain of luxury hotel properties tied to business magnate and now Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, may have been the latest victim of a credit card breach, according to KrebsonSecurity. According to a report posted on Wednesday, as per the data shared by several U.S.-based bank, the hotel collected appears to the latest victim of …

Gionee Bets Big On Offline Retail; Announces Partnership With Spice, Mobiliti World, Jumbo Electronics, Croma Retail & Planet M

If we leave aside the product aspect, then Gionee is certainly doing what no other mobile phone company in India can even think of: Ditching online commerce, and sticking with offline retailers. Gionee has recently partnered with some of the biggest modern retailers of electronics goods: Spice, The Mobile Store, Mobiliti World, Jumbo Electronics, Croma Retail & Planet M, as …

20-year-old Student Has Written 100 Malware in Two Years

Security firm Trend Micro has identified a 20-year-old Brazilian college student responsible for developing and distributing over 100 Banking Trojans selling each for around US$300. Known online as ‘Lordfenix‘, ‘Hacker’s Son‘ and ‘Filho de Hacker‘, the computer science student first began his career by posting in forums, asking for programming help for a Trojan he was developing, researchers said.

Donald Trump Hotels face credit card breach

The Trump Hotel Collection, a chain of luxury hotel properties tied to business magnate and now Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, may have been the latest victim of a credit card breach, according to KrebsonSecurity. According to a report posted on Wednesday, as per the data shared by several U.S.-based bank, the hotel collected appears to the latest victim of …