Tags fraud

The FCC wants to force phone carriers to guard against SIM-swapping scams

by Tonya Riley • 3 weeks ago

SIM-swapping can lead to identity and financial fraud.

Cybercrime is hitting communities of color at higher rates, study finds

by Tonya Riley • 4 weeks ago

"Everyone else has a better chance at not being financially hit, everyone else has a better chance of skirting by kind of unscathed."

Momentum builds to strengthen FTC's role as privacy enforcer, though hurdles remain

by Tonya Riley • 1 month ago

The agency is poised for a reboot.

Poly Network fully recovers assets stolen in unusual $600M cryptocurrency hack

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

The company will now begin to restore all its services.

FCC proposes record $5 million robocall fine for voter suppression scam

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

John Burkman and Jacob Wohl are also facing a number of felony charges.

Four years after FBI shut it down, AlphaBay dark web marketplace claims it's back in business

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The new-look AlphaBay will have to work to regain trust in the criminal underworld.