Tags fraud

Deepfakes advertised on underground markets, signaling possible shift, Recorded Future says

by Tim Starks • 2 weeks ago

It could spell trouble for anyone who relies on options like facial identification technology as part of multi-factor authentication.

Geico data breach opens door to unemployment scams

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

The scammers used personal information on Geico customers acquired elsewhere to access Geico’s sales system, the insurer said.

533 million Facebook users’ personal data leaked online

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

This leak places several important data points all in one place.

Two Infraud members sentenced for role in $568 million crime gang, US says

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

A third suspect is still at large.

More than $4 billion in cybercrime losses reported to FBI in 2020

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

It's growth driven by email scams and ransomware attacks.

BEC scammer infects own device, giving researchers a front-row seat to operations

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Not every attacker is a wizard.