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Thousands of #StolenCreditCard Numbers Traded in #DarkWebThousands of #StolenCreditCard Numbers Traded in #DarkWeb

Cyble Research Team, a cybersecurity firm, has recently revealed that on the 29th of May, 2020, the data of over 80,000 credit cards were put on sale within the dark web. The new research by the firm showed that these cards seemed to have been gathered from a variety of nations spread across the globe.

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Facebook Still Wants a Piece of the Cryptocurrency MarketFacebook Still Wants a Piece of the Cryptocurrency Market

Last year, Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) assembled a consortium of companies to create an open-source cryptocurrency called Libra. Facebook planned to offer Libra as a payment option in a digital wallet called Calibra, then integrate those payments into Messenger and WhatsApp.

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Commonwealth Bank, Westpac rush to pause electronic payment feesCommonwealth Bank, Westpac rush to pause electronic payment fees

As banks try fast pain relief for merchants.

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Westpac have moved to temporarily scrap lucrative merchant service fees for electronic card payments in an attempt to stop more businesses shutting their doors, paving the way for a major rethink around how payments are clipped by institutions.

READ FULL ARTICLE: https://www.itnews.com.au/news/commonwealth-bank-westpac-rush-to-pause-electronic-payment-fees-540044