The European Union and the British Bankers' Association have announced independent plans to tackle cyber-criminals that target banks and other financial institutions.
Ongoing Russian malware attacks on Poland, Ukraine and Brussels (in Belgium) are aimed at discovering secrets not cash, and could be from criminal groups rather than a state-sponsored actor.
Travel firm Viator has suffered a data breach that has compromised the credentials or payment card details of up to 1.4 million of its customers.
The Home Depot card data breach may have continued for longer than the Target attack late last year, according to new reports.
Face-to-face information-sharing with peers is a vital route to learn industry fraud-prevention lessons says Tim Lansdale.
There are security vulnerabilities when using passwords, but Tyler Moffitt says that there are steps that you can and should take to make sure your data less easy to access.
Biometric id options need appropriate mobile computing support to ensure that they too are not compromised says Jon Geater.