Credit Card Glossary: Terms and Definitions
Account takeover fraud
Account takeover fraud is a form of identity theft in which the fraudster gets access to a victim’s bank or credit card accounts — through a data breach, malware or phishing — and uses them to make unauthorized transactions.
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