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Target Gift Card Thief Spent Over $150,000, Pleads Not Guilty, OCDA Says

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

A Stanton woman pleaded not guilty to racking up over $150,000 in purchases over seven months has pleaded not guilty to identity theft. LAKE FOREST, CA — Sure. Everyone loves shopping at Target. But could you spend over $150,000 there in seven months? A 28-year-old Stanton woman is facing charges…

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Remotely Controllable Hoverboards Latest Target of Hackers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Without a doubt, hoverboards are the latest fad. Hoverboards are indeed very useful as these aren’t only easy to use but make traveling so much fun. The recent trend of trying to make every device internet connected has not spared hoverboards; they even come with rider applications. The app allows…

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Hidden Cobra hackers target U.S. with DeltaCharlie malware

more information on sonyhack from leading cyber security expertsSource: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A new alert from the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team warns that the North Korean hacking team Hidden Cobra is targeting U.S. media, aerospace, financial and critical infrastructure sectors with botnet-related malware. The US-CERT warning comes from the Department of Homeland Security and the FBI, […] View full post on AmIHackerProof.com | Can You Be Hacked?

Fraudsters target UK directors through Companies House

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Fraudsters target UK directors through Companies House

Company directors are twice as likely as other members of the public to be the victims of identity theft, with criminals using data in Companies House to target their victims. One-fifth of all victims of identity fraud between 2012 and 2015 were company directors, who are being “disproportionately targeted”, according…

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Target Settles Hacking Investigation With Promise To Boost Cybersecurity

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Target Settles Hacking Investigation With Promise To Boost Cybersecurity

A multi-state probe into one of the country’s biggest ever hacking attacks has been settled after Target promised to boost its security. Target has reached an agreement to settle a multi-state investigation into a 2013 data breach that affected the payment information of more than 41 million customer payment accounts — one of the biggest hacking attacks in U.S. history. …

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Australian scammers hit unwelcome target

To Purchase This Product/Services, Go To The Store Link Above Or Go To http://www.become007.com/store/ The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has reported that scam activity reached record levels in Australia in 2016, with a 47 per cent increase over 2015. Deputy Chair of the …

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Phone scammers target VA health care program

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Phone scammers target VA health care program

The Department of Veterans Affairs is warning military veterans about a phone scam targeting people who call the Veterans Choice Program hotline. The correct number for the program is (866) 606-8198. But if someone makes the simple mistake of dialing 1-800, the scammers go to work. A misleading recording tells the caller they are eligible for a retail rebate of …

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Hackers target Pune students; modus operandi exposed

To Purchase This Product/Services, Go To The Store Link Above Or Go To http://www.become007.com/store/ Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans One might think that only celebrities and known personalities fall prey to online hacking. After all, the last couple of years have …

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Hackers target Google Chrome users

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A number of people have taken to their social media accounts to warn against a new hack, which is targeting Google Chrome users. Those affected reported seeing a pop-up, prompting them to download and install a ‘missing font’ file. Clicking … The post Hackers target Google […]

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Con artists using Cupid to target lovelorn on Valentine’s Day

Connecticut Better Business Bureau reminds consumers looking for love that St. Valentine’s day can be a double-edged sword. For most couples, February 14 is a day to celebrate love with kind words, flowers, candy, gifts, meals, jewelry and more. For others, it can be a heartbreaking experience if they find out their online love interest is not looking for love, but for money. “We have learned that nothing is sacred to criminals,” said Connecticut Better Business Bureau spokesman Howard Schwartz. Read More….

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