Bitcoin scammers phish for wallet recovery codes on Twitter

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 17:38:12 +0000

Cryptocurrency scammers are on the prowl for wallet recovery phrases, under the pretence of trying to be helpful.

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Zoom deepfaker fools politicians…twice

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 17:21:41 +0000

We look at how a Deepfake campaign patched two Zoom calls through to politicians from two different governments.

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Deepfakes were going to change everything. And then they didn’t

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2021 14:36:04 +0000

Deepfakes are out there, but they aren’t where many people expected them to be.

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Fake Trezor app steals more than $1 million worth of crypto coins

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Wed, 07 Apr 2021 10:08:05 +0000

Several users of Trezor, a small hardware device that acts as a cryptocurrency wallet, have lost fortunes after being duped by a phishing app.

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Fake Trezor app steals more that $1 million worth of crypto coins

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Wed, 07 Apr 2021 10:08:05 +0000

Several users of Trezor, a small hardware device that acts as a cryptocurrency wallet, have lost fortunes after being duped by a phishing app.

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Has Facebook leaked your phone number?

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 12:07:22 +0000

A giant collection of personal information from an old Facebook data leak has emerged. Find out why it matters and what you can do about it.

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Teen behind 2020 Twitter hack pleads guilty

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 17 Mar 2021 10:00:27 +0000

The teen behind the Twitter hack of 2020 pleaded guilty to several charges as part of a deal in which he will serve three years in prison.

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