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For criminal hackers, Brazilian hotel networks appear to be easy targets

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 days ago

The findings underscore Brazil’s longstanding struggles with cybercrime.

Brazilian 'pirates' sail around two-factor authentication to vex banking sector

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

Brazil's underground digital bazaar is host to opportunistic "pirates," some who are quite skilled, Recorded Future says.

Misconfigured server exposed half of all Brazilian taxpayer ID numbers, report says

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 12 months ago

Researchers haven't been able to identify the database owners and warn that any determined cyber-actor wouldn't miss such a large prize.

Report: Cybercrime causes over $600 billion in damage annually

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 years ago

"It is a low risk crime that provides high payoffs. A smart cybercriminal can make hundreds of thousands, even millions of dollars with almost no chance of arrest or jail."

Western allies consider offensive cyberwarfare agreement as Russia launches plan for ‘independent internet’

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 years ago

The agreement, being hammered out by the Denmark, Germany, Norway, Spain, The Netherlands, United Kingdom and United States, may be solidified by 2019.

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