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Months-long Interpol crackdown nets more than 1,000 online fraud arrests

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

The sting also intercepted $27 million in illicit funds.

Phone scammers use COVID-19 vaccine appointments to try tricking victims into downloading malware

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

Fictional regulations are also a focus of the latest alerts.

Hackers are using CAPTCHA techniques to scam email users

by Tonya Riley • 6 months ago

Quantity continues to beat quality in email attacks.

Cybercriminals are deploying legit security tools far more than before, researchers conclude

by Tonya Riley • 7 months ago

Hackers are also turning to trusted services like Dropbox and Google Drive to host and distribute malware.

After Gaza ceasefire, MoleRATs hacking group continues to target Middle Eastern governments

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

It’s an example of how, alongside the violence that has long marked the Israel-Palestine conflict, there are often much subtler efforts by digital spies to access networks.

Chinese hackers implicated in breach of Russian government agencies

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

An unusual report from Russia's Federal Security Service has caused a stir.