Thursday, September 23, 2021

Identity Theft, Fraud, Scams

IWF Launched Tool to Remove Nude Images of Children Online

A new online tool was launched to help young people to remove nude photos of themselves that have been shared online. Children in Britain who see nude photos or videos of themselves online or are concerned about such content being...

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...

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Attackers Using Morse Code in phishing campaign to Evade Detection

Microsoft on Thursday revealed the techniques used by attackers to avoid detection using morse code in the phishing campaign.Microsoft...

Murata Manufacturing suffers data breach of employees and customer

Japanese electronic components manufacturer Murata has released an apology Notice for the data breach of thousands of files in June that contained bank account...

Everything about Signalling System 7(SS7)

Signaling System 7 (SS7) is an international telecommunication protocol standard that controls and regulates the network elements in a public switched telephone network (PSTN)....

Zimbra flaw lets attackers access the mail servers

Researchers discovered a flaw in the open-source Zimbra code. As a result, an attacker would gain unrestricted access to all sent and received emails...

Apple Releases patches for an actively exploited zero-day flaw in ios, macOS

Apple on Monday Release an urgent security patch for iOS,macOS, iPadOS, to address a zero-day flaw that has been actively exploited.Apple has revealed that...