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The ubiquitous use of Internet everywhere except for the remotest corners of our globe today requires a technology that is unprecedented in the history of the human race. Satellites that transmit sign...
Cyber- criminals have abused the Boleto Bancário online payment system to steal potentially billions of dollars, according to security firm RSA.
LONDON – A year has passed since the American former intelligence contractor Edward J. Snowden began revealing the massive scope of Internet surveillance by the U.S. National Security Agency. <...
OWN GOAL: Security software company said fraudsters were attempting to entice users to click on corrupted links with the offer of World Cup tickets

Security software firm
...and how the industry is trying to fix it.

When news that a sample of Mercedes-Benz's adverts was more widely viewed by bots than humans breaks in the same week that an audit com...

The number of confirmed identity fraud cases increased by 37 per cent between 2012 and 2013, new data reveals.
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One reader was victim to a scam email. She asks our consumer expert how she can be better informed about such emails in futu...
The New Zealand Bankers’ Association today encouraged people to be wary of online banking scams as part of Fraud...
As fraud gets harder to detect, what can councils do to protect themselves?


We all know selfies. And even dronies. But if you thought it could stop there, you are deeply naive. Bring on the “thefti...
A new technology would pick up on suspicious changes in people's online activity
Someday, if you use your non-dominant hand to control your mouse or touchpad when you...
Visa and MasterCard are renewing a push to speed the adoption of microchips into U.S. credit and debit cards in the wake of recent high-profile data breaches, including this week's revelation that hac...
EBay initially believed that its customers' data was safe as forensic investigators reviewed a network security breach discovered in ...
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIF. — Europe's moves to rein in Google — including a court ruling this month ordering the search giant to give people a say in what pops up when someone searches their name — may be ...
Apple's anticipated entry to the wearable devices market has taken on near-mythical status, with rumors reaching every corner of the technology map. AppleInsider has rounded up some of the technolo...
The Association of Cyprus Banks has issued a warning for all bank customers in relation to Phishing attacks or fraudsters attem...
The Internet companies uncover 4,000 ad accounts using the names of 2,400 legitimate tech support businesses to trick people into downloading malicious software 
 
A phone number on a Maryville man’s caller ID that appeared to be from The Daily Times ended up being nothing more than a
For the second week in a row, local bank customers have been being targeted by “phishing” scams designed to separate them from the cash in their accounts.

Phishing is a term used to describ...