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UK Hackers Raid ATMs With USB Sticks, Add Money-Making Malware
2013-12-31 13:49:32

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Cybercriminals in Europe are reportedly targeting cash machines using USB drives. The thieves cut holes in the fascia to access a USB port and then uploaded malware to the machines. This allowed the thieves to essentially empty the cash machine at their convenience. These attacks, which actually occurred last summer, were disclosed at this week’s annual Chaos Computing Congress in Hamburg and reported by several European news...

2013-12-31 12:22:08

SHEBOYGAN, Wis., Dec. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS) today announced that Charles "Chad" Wilkins has been named executive vice president of Webster and Webster Bank, and head of HSA Bank effective January 3. HSA Bank, a division of Webster Bank, is a leading provider of consumer-directed health savings accounts. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131231/NY39190 ) Wilkins, 52, brings more than 25 years of banking and health insurance...

2013-12-30 12:21:14

The Shanghai Commercial & Savings Bank named Best Banking Brand in Taiwan for 2013 UNITED KINGDOM, Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Shanghai Commercial & Savings Bank was the recipient of the Best Banking Brand award in Taiwan for the year 2013. The award reaffirms the banks excellence in providing various deposit and loan products, including credit, exchange, agent services. The company also provides allocation and transfer of foreign currency funds, securities trading,...

2013-12-17 12:21:10

Incorporating environmental elements into urban development strategies fosters economic growth and strong environmental performance CHERRY HILL, N.J., Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Local cities and municipalities play a crucial role in greening the economy, according to a report released today by TD Economics (www.td.com/economics), an affiliate of TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®. By creating a bottom-up framework for consumers, businesses and government to improve...

2013-12-16 12:22:56

Partnership with Cedar Falls-based Spinutech key to development CEDAR FALLS, Iowa, Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincoln Savings Bank (LSB) partners with Cedar Falls-based Spinutech to create a cutting-edge bank website - www.MyLSB.com. According to Erik Skovgard, who will be LSB's president beginning in 2014, "as the technology our customers and visitors use has changed so rapidly in the recent past, it made sense to have a website that is more accommodating." The new site...

2013-12-11 23:01:26

Child to Cherish hand-crafted products have been mentioned by "Entertainment Tonight" Nancy O'Dell on Celebrity Baby Scoop. Nancy will be purchasing a ladybug piggy bank for her 6-year-old daughter this Christmas. Brea, California (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 Child to Cherish, a market leader in children’s gifts and keepsakes was mentioned by the host of “Entertainment Tonight" Nancy O'Dell on Celebrity Baby Scoop, which has a UVPM (unique visitors per month) of...

2013-11-19 16:23:58

Prestigious annual ranking features Bank of the West in "Best Midsize Bank" category SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bank of the West has been named a "Best Bank" by MONEY® Magazine, November 2013. The survey calls out the Bank's "above-average yields," and "standout accounts," including accounts with no charge for using non-Bank of the West ATMs and opportunities to waive certain checking account fees. Bank of the West was among the top four midsize banks in the country,...

2013-11-19 12:27:27

NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study ranking 12 top mortgage lending sites released today by Change Sciences Group finds that many banks are falling short of a home buyer's needs. Overly complicated and impersonal sites deter mortgage shoppers from taking action. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131119/NY19525) Two large lenders performed the lowest for three core metrics: usability, engagement and conversion. Bank of America is 14% less usable, 13% less...

2013-11-14 23:30:38

The National Consumer Reporting Association has elected Julie Wink-Executive Vice President of Data Facts-to serve on the Board of Directors. Memphis Tennessee (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 Data Facts Inc, a leading provider of background screening, mortgage and lending products, and business credit solutions, announced that Julie Wink-Data Facts Executive Vice President-has been elected to serve on the NCRA (National Consumer Reporting Association) Board of Directors for the 2014-2016 term....

2013-11-12 23:19:43

U.S. Navy technology veteran, Ron Dinwiddie, has led IT activities at banks and credit unions. He is now spearheading Texas Trust's IT strategy, as CIO. Mansfield, TX (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Ron Dinwiddie, whose information technology career spans four decades, has been named Chief Information Officer at Texas Trust Credit Union, one of the largest credit unions in North Texas. Dinwiddie is responsible for all the IT operations of Texas Trust, as well as for its Trust Data Systems...