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CCBill is an Internet e-commerce global processing billing service company, that is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona. Established in 1998, the company provides third-party billing, or turn-key solutions, for e-Merchants requiring payments by way of credit card, debit card, or e-check, European Debit/Direct Pay, and SEPA payment. In 2001 The Register reported on alleged insecurities.[1][2][3][4]

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In 2006, CCBill was sued in United States District Court in California by men's magazine Perfect 10 for "violat[ing] copyright, trademark, and state unfair competition, false advertising and right of publicity laws by providing services to websites that posted images stolen from Perfect 10's magazine and website". CCBill won this lawsuit in support of existing DMCA regulations.[5]


  1. ^ Greene, Thomas (24 March 2000). "Hacking credit cards is preposterously easy". Retrieved 21 January 2012. 
  2. ^ Greene, Thomas (28 December 2001). "Porno paymaster CCBill hacked hard". Retrieved 21 January 2012. 
  3. ^ Greene, Thomas (3 January 2002). "CCBill knew of credit database breach in March". Retrieved 21 January 2012. 
  4. ^ Leyden, John (10 March 2006). "Adult payment firm denies customer records breach". Retrieved 21 January 2012. 
  5. ^ "Perfect 10 v CCBill". Retrieved on 2009-02-23

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