Cybersecurity 101: Understanding Carding

As we continue our exploration into various aspects of cybersecurity, we come to a form of cybercrime known as ‘carding.’ This illegal practice involves the theft and use of credit card information. Let’s delve into what carding is, how it works, who started it, why it happens, and when the first reported case occurred. Carding, a term that has been around since the 1980s, refers to the unauthorized use of credit cards and the trafficking of stolen credit card numbers. This illicit activity has evolved […]