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Islamic State propaganda efforts struggle after Telegram takedowns, report says

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

Europol says the extremists have moved from Telegram to other platforms like TamTam, which some Islamic State supporters have warned is essentially like "Russian malware."

In Brazil, scammers see the coronavirus as a serious money-making opportunity

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

IBM has uncovered nearly 700 malicious websites related to COVID-19 in Brazil in recent months.

European police remove 26,000 pieces of Islamic State content from social media

by Jeff Stone • 10 months ago

Accused terrorists long have exploited algorithms to capitalize on users’ attention.

Fake Telegram app on more than 100,000 phones infected U.S., UAE Androids

by Jeff Stone • 1 year ago

The Android malware pushed fake prizes to generate click fraud. The program’s developers borrowed open-source code from the real Telegram app.

Telegram traffic from around the world took a detour through Iran

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 years ago

The move looks to be a BGP hijack.

Mysterious malware campaign targets just 13 iPhones in India

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

An application-warping malware campaign in India is aimed at just 13 iPhones in what Cisco's researchers are calling a “highly targeted” operation.

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