1 In 3 Consumers Worldwide Hit By Payment Card Fraud

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Card scam cases on the rise globally reportedly due to an increase in smartphone and tablet usage, study finds.

A recent study of around 6,000 consumers across 20 countries has revealed that payment card fraud is on the rise worldwide -- with 2,260 data breaches reported in 2015 alone. The 2016 Global Consumer Fraud Report by ACI Worldwide and Aite Group says 30% of global consumers have been victims of card fraud in the past five years.

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