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Online Credit Card Fraud In Australia Surges

by Tim Heath on 2017-08-17 12:09PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

Last year criminals stole A$534 million as fraudsters keep pace with Australian consumers moving online.

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Interpol/Group-IB Unmasking Pro-ISIS Hackers

by Tim Heath on 2017-08-15 03:38PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

Interpol has teamed up with Russian security firm Group-IB in an effort to identify the members of a pro-ISIS hacker group.

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German Police To Hack Suspect Devices

by Tim Heath on 2017-08-15 03:29PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

Forget About Backdoors: Police forces in Germany will be allowed to hack any suspected mobile device using interception software.

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US Police Make Widespread Use Of Facial Recognition Software

by Neil Telford on 2017-08-10 07:57PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

Half of all American adults are included in databases that US police forces use to identify citizens with facial recognition technology.

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Stolen Nude Photos & Hacked Defibrillators: Is This The Future Of Ransomware?

by Neil Telford on 2017-08-10 07:43PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

While recent big Ransomware outbreaks caused huge costs to the organisations they infected, they were surprisingly unrewarding for their creators.

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Cyber Criminals Target Your Text

by Tim Heath on 2017-08-02 10:37AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

A text message scam called "smishing" that can infect your smartphone and let thieves steal your personal information.

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Russian Arrested For $4billion Bitcoin Theft

by Neil Telford on 2017-08-01 02:33PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-Financial

The “internationally sought mastermind of a crime organisation” Alexander Vinnik is accused of laundering more than $4bn in bitcoin.

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FBI Take Down Dark Web Drugs Rraders

by Neil Telford on 2017-08-01 02:20PM in FREE TO VIEW, GOVERNMENT-Police

An international law enforcement effort has brought down two of the dark web’s largest marketplaces, AlphaBay and Hansa Market.

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London Police Hampered By Encryption

by Neil Telford on 2017-08-01 02:09PM in FREE TO VIEW, GOVERNMENT-Police, NEWS-News Analysis

London's Met Police chief says the fight against terrorism is being made tougher by encryption on the web and messaging services like WhatsApp.

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Police Can’t Reduce Cybecrime

by Neil Telford on 2017-08-01 02:00PM in FREE TO VIEW, GOVERNMENT-Police, NEWS-News Analysis

The number of prosecutions for cybercrime fell in the UK last year as under-resourced police struggle to tackle the growing security threat.

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