Murder-for-hire, money laundering, and more: How organised criminals work online

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Thu, 11 Nov 2021 16:45:58 +0000

Europol has released an extensive report into serious and organized crime, including how these groups use the internet to aid in their criminal behaviour.

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We dig into the Game Players Code

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Fri, 22 Oct 2021 14:00:05 +0000

We take a look at some new tips designed to keep younger gamers safe and see what can be added to make them even more informative.

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“Killware”: Is it just as bad as it sounds?

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Mon, 18 Oct 2021 15:51:52 +0000

“Killware,” as USA TODAY put it, is the latest cyberthreat that’s even eclipsing ransomware. But is it all it’s hyped up to be?

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What is Phishing? A Deep Dive into the Phishing Attack Mechanisms with Tips

Credit to Author: Amruta Wagh| Date: Tue, 12 Oct 2021 06:41:08 +0000

Phishing is a technique used to steal credentials, personal information & financial details of a user. The attacker…

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Malwarebytes research shows an unequal, unsafe Internet

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 27 Sep 2021 07:01:00 +0000

The Internet is neither safe or private for many who use it every day, as revealed in the Malwarebytes “Demographics of Cybercrime” report.

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Freedom Hosting operator gets 27 years for hosting Dark Web child abuse sites

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 20 Sep 2021 11:20:23 +0000

Eric Eoin Marques’ service hosted hundreds of sites containing more than eight million images of child sexual abuse.

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Ransomware scammers target artists with fake Krita revenue deals

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 10:28:45 +0000

Ransomware authors are targeting artists with bogus collaboration deals, and booby-trapped zipfiles. Here’s what to watch out for.

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COVID-19 vaccine appointment system attacked in Italy

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 04 Aug 2021 10:39:32 +0000

The vaccine appointment system of the Lazio region in Italy was brought down by a cyber-attack. Was it a ransomware attack or sabotage?

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