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$150,000 in Stolen Indian Bank Money Used to Invest in Bitcoin

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$150,000 in Stolen Indian Bank Money Used to Invest in Bitcoin

The Bank of Maharashtra (BoM) lost Rs 6.14 crore rupees (approx $950,000) to four hacks in 49 days a bug – the result of a bug in the bank’s UPI …

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ETHICAL HACKERS RAISE MONEY TO HELP REPEAL BILL REDUCING INTERNET PRIVACY

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ETHICAL HACKERS RAISE MONEY TO HELP REPEAL BILL REDUCING INTERNET PRIVACY

A UTD group called Ethical Hackers is donating the profits from its first annual fundraiser to protest a federal bill overturning previous Federal Communications Commission regulations protecting consumer privacy. On …

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Money transfer hack: Threat is real and what to do about it

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Remittance transactions in the UAE continue to be vulnerable to hackers and financial institutions must work closely with intelligence units in order to mitigate the risk of customers losing millions of dirhams to cybercriminals, a currency firm said. The UAE … The post Money transfer hack: […]

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BITCOIN BOTNET AIMS TO MAKES MONEY FROM SMART DEVICES

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Hackers may be hijacking internet-connected fridges, toasters and light bulbs in order to use their computing power to mine bitcoins, researchers have revealed. IBM researchers discovered a bitcoin mining component in a new variant of Mirai—a form of malware that …

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Russian Hackers Said to Seek Hush Money From Liberal Groups

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Russian hackers are targeting U.S. progressive groups in a new wave of attacks, scouring the organizations’ emails for embarrassing details and attempting to extract hush money, according to two people familiar with probes being conducted by the FBI and private …

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‘Romance and painted money scam’ defrauds York Region woman of $200,000

York Region police are looking for two suspects in what they are calling a “romance and painted money scam” that left one woman defrauded of $200,000. A 59-year-old woman from the Town of Georgina started dating a man in 2012 she met online who later began requesting money for some emergency issues he was facing, police said. He also began convincing her to make profitable investments. “He started telling her that he has this large amount of money and they need cleaning solution to clean the money,” said police spokesperson Const. Read More….

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New Jersey man who ran dating scams admits romancing women out of money

CAMDEN, N.J. — A 52-year-old New Jersey man scammed women out of thousands of dollars by saying he wanted a romantic relationship with them and needed money to move closer to them, authorities said. Patrick Giblin, who was previously served time for a similar scheme, pleaded guilty Thursday in a Camden federal court. Giblin was first sentenced in 2007; he’d develop relationships with women over the phone and convince them to wire him money. He was sentenced to 10 counts of wire fraud. Read More….

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Scammers use social media to swindle money, target younger victims

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Scammers use social media to swindle money, target younger victims

Cons and scams have been around since humans first learned how to communicate but, these days, as communication increases with technology, scams are evolving, increasing in magnitude and allowing con artists to work behind a veil. Read More….

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Cyber security 2017: Where are the veterans putting their money?

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Cyber security 2017: Where are the veterans putting their money?

2016 has been a bumper year for the cyber security industry, with a series of high-profile breaches only set to drive demand for security services higher in the coming years.
According to the Q4 2016 Cybersecurity Market Report from Cybersecurity

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