Tag Archives: EAST

Europol and EBF launch cyberscams awareness campaign

By | October 18, 2018

Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre (EC3), the European Banking Federation (EBF) and their partners from the public and private sector have launched the cyberscams awareness campaign (#Cyberscams) as part of the European Cyber Security Month (ECMS). The ECMS is an EU awareness campaign that promotes cyber security among citizens and organisations, highlighting simple steps that can be taken to protect their personal,… Read More »

Card fraud losses fall to 13 year low

By | October 10, 2018

The European Association for Secure Transactions (EAST) has just published a European Payment Terminal Crime Report covering the first six months of 2018 which reports that losses due to card fraud at payment terminals have fallen to the lowest level since 2005. Total losses of €107 million were reported and the decrease is primarily due to a fall… Read More »

EAST Publishes European Fraud Update 3-2017

By | November 9, 2017

The European Association for Secure Transactions (EAST) has just published its third European Fraud Update for 2017.  This is based on country crime updates given by representatives of 15 countries in the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA), and 5 non-SEPA countries, at the 43rd EAST meeting held in Edinburgh on 4th October 2017. Payment fraud issues were reported… Read More »