Hyd trader duped under pretext of KBC lottery

Hyd trader duped under pretext of KBC lottery

Hyderabad: A city based trader was duped to the tune of around Rs 2 crore under the pretext of KBC lottery worth Rs 25 lakh. On his complaint, the Cybercrime wing of Hyderabad city police registered a case and started an investigation. According to police, the victim, a resident of Chandrayanagutta, received a call on…
LockBit ransomware suspect arrested in Canada, faces charges in US

LockBit ransomware suspect arrested in Canada, faces charges in US

Written by AJ Vicens Nov 10, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Canadian law enforcement officials arrested a dual Russian and Canadian national in October accused of participating in LockBit ransomware attacks against targets across the world, costing victims millions of dollars. The Justice Department identified the suspect as Mikhail Vasiliev who, according to court documents unsealed Thursday,…
Government and business must raise the bar on cyber protection

Government and business must raise the bar on cyber protection

The world of cybercrime is inhabited by tech-savvy operators working in the dark recesses of the internet. But as the latest attack on Medibank has proved, their actions can have a direct and distressing impact on millions of people.In the Medibank breach, it is thought that 200 gigabytes of data was stolen, including personally identifiable…