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Cloud company CEO accused of orchestrating million-dollar IP fraud scheme

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

A South Carolina businessman created a secondary market for IP addresses, the indictment alleges.

Former WPML employee hacks plugin website to spam customers

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 8 months ago

The makers of the WPML plugin said they're taking legal action against the attacker.

DataVisor raises $40 million Series C for machine-learning fraud detection

by Greg Otto • 2 years ago

The company, founded by two former Microsoft Research employees, uses unsupervised machine learning to discover malicious behavior.

Email marketers call for stricter FTC rules on spam

by Shaun Waterman • 2 years ago

Counter-intuitively, two coalitions of online and email marketing companies are calling for the FTC to tighten restrictions on spam.

711 million email addresses found in popular banking malware's spambot

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 years ago

A widespread and evolving banking malware threat was found to be using a massive spambot setup.

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