Twitter account exposes photos of debit and credit cards

Naked Security from Sophos is a great resource to learn about all the security vulnerabilities in the world today.  Here is another we just stumbled upon in our daily email.

Identity thieves of the world unite… a Twitter account has just made things a whole lot easier for you.

The account, @NeedADebitCard, names, retweets and shames those Twits who post pictures of their credit or debit cards on the social networking site.

With its bio listed as “Please quit posting pictures of your debit cards, people”, the account has gained over 5000 followers in a little over a month.

I don’t think we need to go into a lot of detail on how wrong this is.

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Here is a picture we found after a quick one minute search on twitter.

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