Credit card concerns

The Australian Federal Police have reportedly uncovered the biggest theft of credit card data in Australia this week by busting a Romanian syndicate.

The AFP said computer hackers in Romania got access to 100 small retail outlets in Australia and stole the details of 30,000 Australian credit cards which they used to buy goods worth more than $30 million dollars.

Heading into the festive season, will this report ease consumer anxiety or increase the uncertainty of where our credit information is stored?

Bill Walter spoke with business, management and information technology expert, Rob Livingstone, to find out.

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Producer: Clayton Trevor

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