Saturday, June 12, 2021

Identity Theft, Fraud, Scams

Cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Reports shows Brazil Top’s in phishing attacks

Brazil Tops the list published by cybersecurity company Kaspersky. According to research, Brazil is a world leader in phishing attacks, with one in five Internet users in the country targeted at least once in 2020. Brazil tops a list of...

Russian Hacker Sentenced to 12 Years In Prison for hacking campaign impacting 100 million US citizens

A Russian citizen has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for his participation in a"massive" computer hacking effort that saw the theft of 100 million people's data. Russian hacker Andrei Tyurin, who helped attack J.P. Morgan Chase, among other...

Finnish parliament says some lawmakers’ Mails hacked

Parliament stated it had been co-operating together with the NBI from the investigation into the assault. "The cyberattack on parliament is a significant assault on the democracy and Finnish society," Speaker Anu Vehvilainen stated in an announcement. Neither the speaker...

Chinese national, Three others arrested for Instant loan apps fraud in Cyberabad

Cyber Crime Police, Cyberabad raided a telephone center called"Cubevo Technology Private Limited" (Skyline) situated in town led by a Chinese national and detained four members such as another Chinese nationwide. A Chinese national and three members of a group have...

Elasticsearch Server Leaks Massive Instagram Click Farm

Security researchers have discovered a gigantic Instagram click farm in central Asia, managing thousands of bogus profiles. A group in vpnMentor discovered the operation as a result of some unsecured Elasticsearch database that it had been using, attached to the...

Helicopter Manufacturer Kopter Hit By Ransomware

Helicopter manufacturer Kopter has fallen Victim to ransomware attack after hackers breached its internal system and encoded the firm's files. Information from Kopter's internal system was printed on the LockBit gang's site, hosted on the Darknet. After Kopter denied participation with...

Philly Food Bank Loses $1m in BEC Scam

A Philadelphia food bank was scammed from almost $1m after a small business email compromise (BEC) attack, it's emerged. Philabundance is the region's biggest hunger-relief company and receives tens of thousands of dollars in contributions each year. Earlier this year, it...

BlackFriday: 84% of Consumers Taking Risk To Personal Data in Search of Cheap Things

More than eight Out of ten (84 percent ) customers are eager to share private information with retailers to spend less on their Christmas shopping, according to a new study from Kaspersky. Ahead of Black Friday after this week, the...

A Fifth of Consumers Affected by Identity Fraud in 2020

One in five individuals is influenced by identity fraud this year, having been advised that their private information was subjected as the result of a data breach. That is in line with this GBG Condition of Digital Identity: 2020...

Latest News

An error of coding results attacker will delete a live video of Facebook

Facebook has solved the problem of Programming errors on live video services that allow attackers to successfully remove video...

What is a Cyber Attack or Virtual Attack

Firstly We Wil Discuss About Cyberattack or we will also say virtual attack. A Cyberattack is a type of attack that will be done...

Firefox 88 start disabling FTP with removal set for Firefox 90

Firefox 88 update has disabled File Transfer Protocol (FTP) support completely from the browser. The handling of clicking on FTP links from within Firefox...

Google Project Zero giving The 30-day grace period for user patch adoption

Google Project Zero will be shifting from a fairly hard 90-day deadline to a new model that incorporates a new 30-day grace period to...

Parking app ParkMobile experiences data breach of 21M Users

The popular mobile app that drivers use to pay and find available public parking in Pittsburgh and in other cities experienced a data breach...