And why did they take the secret CVV number
? I hope some expert can help me on this.
This could be their ATM card or CVV number
, expiry data, One-Time Password (OTP) and so on.
However, according to Snopes, the tool doesn't let the thief steal the CVV number
, reports the Discovery News.
The scammers would then request banking customers to provide their personal and confidential data such as their credit/debit card number, the card's CVV number
, expiry date, digital banking user ID and password, One-Time Password (OTP), and other personal information.
Current cards firms offer CVV numbers
that only change when the card is replaced.
Customers are then instructed to enter their credit card details, compete with CVV numbers
and expiry dates in an accompanying form and send it back by email.
Facebook said its community standards policy does not allow the promotion or sale of illegal goods or services including credit card numbers or CVV numbers
(stolen card details marketed for use in online fraud), and that once a violation is reported, its teams review a report and remove the offending post or group if it violates those policies." [Reference Link]:[https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/04/deleted-facebook-cybercrime-groups-had-300000-members/]
Sasi said two sets of data were released: some with CVV numbers
and some without.
Sensitive data can include not just credit card numbers, but also expiration dates and CVV numbers
, customer names and addresses, PIN codes, account numbers and other data related to financial transactions.
The airline further revealed that details of 403 expired credit cards were accessed and 27 credit card numbers with no CVV numbers
were also accessed.