The Syrian Electronic Army has been at it again, with eBay and PayPal its latest victims. The compromise appears to have allowed doctoring of some local webpages, and no personal or financial data is thought to have been breached.
Microsoft joins Google, PayPal, Lenovo and other tech giants as a member of the FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance, a non-profit group working to design better and more standardised methods of checking identity across the internet.
Facebook wants to PayPal-ishly handle some aspects of online payment to make our mobile checkouts simpler, but would you trust it with your credit card details?
A 17-year-old German student says he found a bug on PayPal's site but the company won't fork over the reward money. PayPal said someone had already found the bug but they also cited an age guideline that isn't actually included in its bug bounty program guidelines.
Four young Englishmen who went on an Anonymous rampage back in 2010 weren't as anonymous as they might have hoped.
They were traced, identified and arrested...now two of them are on their not-so-anonymous way to prison.
A man in his eighties tries to sell a generator for his friend online.
When a potential buyer asks to send his payment through via PayPal - what could possibly go wrong?
PayPal users are being targeted in what is a now-typical pattern of phishing against the global payment service.
The trick is short and simple: you receive an email "acknowledging" a smallish payment. It's $79 to an eBay advertising service in our example...
PayPal will sell you an authentication token that can greatly boost your account security.
But you can skip token authentication easily. Find out how, and vote in our poll to say what you think of this feature...
The internet is abuzz with whispers that Apple's iPhone 5, rumoured to be launched this week, will come with a fingerprint scanner to secure the device. If true, this could be a big step forward in iPhone's quest to become a digital wallet, but will convenience-crazy iPhone users embrace biometrics?
If you've found a security issue with PayPal, you could receive a monetary reward for informing the firm responsibly.
Have you received a notification claiming that your PayPal email address has changed?
Spammed out messages attempt to steal personal information from PayPal users.
A wave of phishing emails targeting users of PayPal has been hitting mailboxes this weekend preying on your fear that someone has compromised your account.
Computer crime authorities will be hoping that they have struck a significant blow against the Anonymous and LulzSec hacking groups, following a series of raids and arrests on both sides of the Atlantic.
Spam messages are being spammed around the world, pretending to come from PayPal but really designed to steal your credit card information.
A phishing scam targeting PayPal users has been widely spammed out.
Would you be likely to enter your personal information into the attached form?
Principal SophosLabs researcher Vanja Svajcer investigates tools used in DDoS attacks coordinated by AnonOps group against major payment processing sites such as Visa, MasterCard and PayPal.