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A Quick Tour Of Cybercrime’s Underground

by Tim Heath on 2017-03-27 02:26PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

The evolution of cybercrime has hit a peak with ransomware and Bitcoin. One of the strange features of this is how much of it is in public.

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New App to Minimising Police Violence

by Neil Telford on 2017-03-15 09:14PM in GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

A newly-developed app aims to allow both US police officer and driver to stay in their vehicles for routine traffic stops, injecting a level of safety for both parties.

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Bitcoin Is Increasing Ransom Attacks

by Neil Telford on 2017-02-21 10:33PM in BUSINESS-Services-Financial, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms, FREE TO VIEW, GOVERNMENT-Police, JOBS-HR & Training

There are a few good reasons to use Bitcoin: It’s global, private and won’t bulk up your wallet. But there’s another more sinister perk.

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Police Using IoT To Detect Crime

by Neil Telford on 2017-02-15 02:25PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

Just the Beginning: A local US Police force is trying to access the records of an Amazon Echo device as evidence in a murder investigation.

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Malware Traders Switch To Less Suspicious File Types

by Neil Telford on 2017-02-15 02:22PM in TECHNOLOGY-Forensics, NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

After aggressively using JavaScript email attachments to distribute malware, attackers are now switching to less suspicious file types.

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Fake Microsoft Phishing Scam

by Neil Telford on 2017-02-15 12:33PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms

Access to your Microsoft Email Account Disabled? A campaign of fraudulent messages designed to capture your online identity via a fake website.

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Suspect Monitoring & Surveillance Technology

by Neil Telford on 2017-02-08 08:39PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

NEC Are Looking Out For Criminal Activity: Monitoring and analysing suspicious behavior has become a pressing need for law enforcement.

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Only In Texas: Ransomware Steals Data From Police

by Neil Telford on 2017-02-08 08:34PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

Ukrainian-based hackers hold a local Texas Police Force network server for ransom, resulting in the loss of video evidence.

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Warning: Fake Ransomware

by Neil Telford on 2017-02-08 08:27PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

When confronted with what appears to be a crypto-ransomware demand many UK businesses pay up too quickly.

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UK Fraud Hits £1.1bn As Cyber Crime Soars

by Neil Telford on 2017-02-08 07:23PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

A 55% year-on-year rise in the value of reported fraud to £1.1bn is a warning about increasing cyber-crime.

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