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Verizon Prepaid Security Data Breach

Verizon Prepaid Suffers Data Breach

Joe Paonessa - Oct 20, 2022
According to an article in BleepingComputer, some Verizon Prepaid customers were the unfortunate recipients of a message from Verizon notifying them that their accounts have been compromised. Verizon has told the unfortunate subscribers that a third party was able to see the last four digits of the credit card used
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Visible Latest Wireless Provider To Fall Victim To Security Breach

Visible Latest Wireless Provider To Be Impacted By A Security Breach

Joe Paonessa - Oct 12, 2021
Update 10/13/2021 – Visible has issued the following statement to in regards to the recent security incident detailed in the article below: “Visible is aware of an issue in which some member accounts were accessed and/or charged without their authorization. As soon as we were made aware of the
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Some T-Mobile Customers Report Phone Number And Bank Account Theft

T-Mobile Customers Experience Theft Of Phone Numbers And Money Via Port Out Scam, Here’s How To Protect Yourself

Joe Paonessa - Feb 5, 2018
Many months ago I told the story of how one thieve managed to steal and port someone’s phone number out of AT&T and use it to gain access to the victim’s bank account.  Unfortunately, this wasn’t an isolated incident. Sometime in December of 2017, police in Redmond, Washington began receiving
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MetroPCS Data Breach

Coding Error On MetroPCS Website Potentially Exposes Sensitive Information of 10 Million+ Customers

Joe Paonessa - Nov 16, 2015
More than 10 million MetroPCS customers had their personally identifiable information put at risk by a coding error on the companies website, although to obtain the information one would have to know the phone number of a MetroPCS customer. Armed with a subscribers phone number a potential hacker would have
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Experian Compromised: Data Breach Impacts Approximately 15 Million T-Mobile Customers

Joe Paonessa - Oct 1, 2015
T-Mobile CEO John Legere has announced that they have been notified by Experian that Experian has experienced a data breach.  Experian is a vendor that processes credit applications for T-Mobile. According to Legere a hacker has acquired the records of approximately 15 million people. Those who have applied for service
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