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Less than 44% of shipping companies have cyber security plans

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Cyber Security is one of the hottest topics in shipping at present yet just 43.75% of maritime businesses have a plan in place to tackle the issue. A survey by Sea Asia of ceo’s, chairman and directors of maritime and …

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Justin Bieber impersonator charged with more than 900 child sex offenses

A man who allegedly posed as singer Justin Bieber online has been charged with more than 900 child sex offenses, including rape.

The 42-year-old man allegedly used multiple platforms — including Facebook and Skype — to communicate with his victims, Australian police said in a statement Thursday.
“The breadth of offenses committed in this instance are frankly horrendous,” Queensland Detective Inspector Jon Rouse said.
The man allegedly posed as Bieber in order to solicit explicit images from children under 16.
“This investigation demonstrates both the vulnerability of children that are utilizing social media and communication applications and the global reach and skill that child sex offenders have to groom and seduce victims,” Rouse said.

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A plus-size dating coach says attraction is less about weight than we think

In a tech-dependent dating culture, where it takes but a swipe to reject someone, single fat women can see the venture of finding love online as incredibly difficult. When couples therapist and fellow plus-size woman Krista Niles discovered a key piece of research on male online daters, she spent a year gaming the algorithm of a popular dating app to ensure fat babes were only matched with fat-preferring or indifferent partners. This is the cornerstone of The Curvy Cupid Course, Niles’ online group course that takes plus-size women step by step through dating via OKCupid. Read More….

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Healthcare sector in the US has seen more hacking attacks than financial sector, says security firm

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Technology is encompassing every aspect of our lives. With the internet of things (IoT) devices, everyday equipment has a smart edge to them as well. Medical devices are no different. But unless the security loopholes are not plugged in, medical …

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After Nearly Two Decades Together Wife Catches Husband Cheating — With Other Men. 8 Years Later, Here’s Why They’re Stronger Than Eve

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After Nearly Two Decades Together Wife Catches Husband Cheating — With Other Men. 8 Years Later, Here’s Why They’re Stronger Than Eve

After nearly two decades of marriage, a wife was shocked to discover that her husband was cheating on her — with other men. 8 years later, they’re still together and stronger than ever. Read on for more details! A mom …

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Russian cybercriminal hacked more than 60 government, education agencies

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Russian cybercriminal hacked more than 60 government, education agencies

Studies have shown that millions of internet-connected machines are vulnerable to cyberattack based on a variety of configuration and other issues. One vulnerability that cybercriminals can use to relatively easily attack systems is called “SQL injection,” meaning that a database …

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Romance fraud is (much) bigger than you think

You probably know someone who found love through a dating website – perhaps you did yourself. But you may also have seen cases of people who thought they had met someone special online, only to lose thousands of pounds through fraud. You might think that this is a rare crime and, really, people should know better. It might surprise you to learn that romance/dating fraud is a big and growing crime. One person who has fallen victim reports dating fraud every three hours, according to the latest figures from Action Fraud, the fraud reporting centre. Read More….

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Lewiston Woman Loses More Than $6,000 to Nigerian Scammer

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Lewiston Woman Loses More Than $6,000 to Nigerian Scammer

A Lewiston woman is out more than $6,000 after she reportedly fell victim to an online scam originating from Nigeria.  Lewiston Police Sgt. Rick Fuentes says the unidentified woman reported the fraud to officials yesterday morning, and told them she …

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Child porn makes up more than a third of Pa.’s cybercrime convictions

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Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Child porn makes up more than a third of Pa.’s cybercrime convictions

The top convictions in Pennsylvania for cybercrime offenses are computer theft and online pornography. Between 2012 and 2015, there were 1,461 convictions for cybercrime committed by 250 people, according to the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts.
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Pair plead guilty to fraud had more than 100 gift cards

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Pair plead guilty to fraud had more than 100 gift cards

Two men pleaded guilty in federal court on Thursday to stealing 19 account numbers and identity theft more than a year after they were pulled over on Interstate 70 by a Caseyville police officer.
The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the

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