MO: Alleged identity thieves target local car dealership customers

 Posted by at 8:22 am  Business Sector, ID Theft, Insider, U.S.  Comments Off on MO: Alleged identity thieves target local car dealership customers
Jul 212016
 

Russell Kinsaul reports: Police say three suspects are indicted for running an in-depth identity theft ring that racked up thousands in fraudulent purchases after stealing customer’s personal information from a local car dealership. […] Jesse Chitwood, 34, Jessica Franklin, 37, […]

Cici’s Pizza: Card Breach at 130+ Locations

 Posted by at 3:42 pm  Business Sector, ID Theft, Malware, U.S.  Comments Off on Cici’s Pizza: Card Breach at 130+ Locations
Jul 202016
 

Brian Krebs reports: Cici’s Pizza, a Coppell, Texas-based fast-casual restaurant chain, today acknowledged a credit card breach at more than 135 locations. The disclosure comes more than a month after KrebsOnSecurity first broke the news of the intrusion, offering readers a […]

FL: Former Insurance Co. Employee Sentenced For Identity Theft (UPDATED)

 Posted by at 1:44 pm  Breach Incidents, Health Data, ID Theft, Insider  Comments Off on FL: Former Insurance Co. Employee Sentenced For Identity Theft (UPDATED)
Jul 132016
 

CBS reports: A former health insurance company employee was sentenced to nearly three years in prison for stealing more than 50 customer identities from her former job. Quinzella Romer, 39, previously pled guilty to one count of possession of fifteen […]

CA: Peninsula Dry-Cleaner Facing 8 Years In Prison for ID Theft, Fraud: Prosecutors

 Posted by at 12:09 pm  Breach Incidents, Business Sector, ID Theft, Insider, U.S.  Comments Off on CA: Peninsula Dry-Cleaner Facing 8 Years In Prison for ID Theft, Fraud: Prosecutors
Jul 122016
 

Patch reports: An owner of a Menlo Park dry cleaning business is facing up to eight years in state prison after pleading no contest Friday to numerous charges of felony identity theft and fraud, prosecutors said. Edwin Smith, the 64-year-old […]