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    • Nationwide8
    • By Nationwide8 5th Nov 16, 8:45 PM
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    Tesco Bank
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    • 5th Nov 16, 8:45 PM
    Tesco Bank 5th Nov 16 at 8:45 PM
    44 mins and counting for Tesco Bank to answer the phone after I rec an e-mail from their Fraud dept asking to contact them Urgently..

    Great customer service..

    46 mins now..


    FORUM TEAM EDIT: [OFFICIAL MSE NEWS POST: 'Tesco Bank halts online transactions after money taken from 20,000 current accounts']
    Last edited by Former MSE Matt; 07-11-2016 at 10:37 AM.
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    • m00head
    • By m00head 29th Nov 16, 4:55 PM
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    Tesco Bank !!!8216;failed to heed warning on cyberattack!!!8217; - The Times
    http://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/tesco-bank-failed-to-heed-warning-on-cyberattack-rpgvhrh8j

    Security flaw enabled fraudsters to steal millions

    Investigators are looking into whether Tesco Bank ignored a warning about a security flaw in its payment system that allowed fraudsters to steal millions of pounds from the accounts of thousands of its customers.

    Officials at the Financial Conduct Authority and the National Crime Agency believe that Tesco might have failed to act on an industry-wide warning from Visa a year ago. They believe that hackers using specially designed computers were able to take advantage of a so-called Code 91 glitch to access the debit card details.

    The glitch meant that criminals were able to repeatedly !!!8220;ping!!!8221; payment sites with random debit card numbers until they found a match with a customer!!!8217;s card number, expiry date and three-digit security code.
    More here:
    Tesco Bank under investigation for possibly ignoring warning of potential cyberattack
    http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/tesco-bank-under-investigation-possibly-ignoring-warning-potential-cyberattack-1593709
    Last edited by m00head; 29-11-2016 at 4:58 PM.
    • Katiehound
    • By Katiehound 29th Nov 16, 6:15 PM
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    New card turned up in the last few days. Didn't think they were going to replace them, so came as a surprise. However it's still activated and that seems to be where the problems lay.
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    • SplanK
    • By SplanK 29th Nov 16, 6:20 PM
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    Tesco Bank ‘failed to heed warning on cyberattack’ - The Times
    http://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/tesco-bank-failed-to-heed-warning-on-cyberattack-rpgvhrh8j



    More here:
    Tesco Bank under investigation for possibly ignoring warning of potential cyberattack
    http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/tesco-bank-under-investigation-possibly-ignoring-warning-potential-cyberattack-1593709
    Originally posted by m00head
    Just seems to be recycling old news content.... bit like they repeatedly do with the Smiler at Alton towers... anything related to a theme park and it gets bought up!
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