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…
Australia blames Russians for health insurance data theft

Australia blames Russians for health insurance data theft

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Moscow must he held to account for Russian cybercriminals accused of hacking Australia’s largest health insurer and dumping customers’ personal medical records on the dark web, Australian officials said Friday. Australian Federal Police took the unusual step of attributing blame for the unsolved cybercrime that resulted in the personal data of…
Australia blames Russians for health insurance data theft

Australia blames Russians for health insurance data theft

CANBERRA, Australia -- Moscow must he held to account for Russian cybercriminals accused of hacking Australia’s largest health insurer and dumping customers’ personal medical records on the dark web, Australian officials said Friday.Australian Federal Police took the unusual step of attributing blame for the unsolved cybercrime that resulted in the personal data of 9.7 million…
Maharashtra Govt To Set Up Dedicated Unit To Tackle Cyber

Maharashtra Govt To Set Up Dedicated Unit To Tackle Cyber

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Every UP district to have cyber police station to curb

Every UP district to have cyber police station to curb

Lucknow : UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday asked the senior officers to establish Cyber police station in every district of the state to curb cyber crimes. He also directed the officers to intensify the campaign against illegal manufacturing, sales and drug trafficking in the state. cm with home dept officialsIn a high-level meeting…
28,000 fake mobile numbers identified, cyber thieves were trying to

28,000 fake mobile numbers identified, cyber thieves were trying to

tech news desk Haryana Police has identified 28,000 mobile numbers that were being used for cyber crimes. All these numbers will be blocked soon. Of these, 27,824 phone numbers have been identified through cybercrime helpline number 1930, cybercrime.gov.in. Of these, 7,142 are in Faridabad, 3,896 in Panchkula, 1,420 in Panchkula, 1,408 in Sonipat, 1,045 in…
Nigeria To Get Drones, Helicopters From Turkey

Nigeria To Get Drones, Helicopters From Turkey

Nigeria will soon receive drones and helicopters from Turkey to fight insecurity in the country. Turkish Ambassador to Nigeria, Hidayet Bayraktar, made this known during the commemoration of the 99th National Day of the Republic of Turkey in Abuja on Friday. He said drones and helicopters from Turkey would soon arrive in Nigeria as part…
‘Buying bad’: the black market where access to hacked Australian

‘Buying bad’: the black market where access to hacked Australian

When personal data is stolen in a breach, such as the recent high-profile attacks on Optus and Medibank, it often begins a journey through a shadowy criminal marketplace which follows surprisingly traditional models of supply and demand.Passwords, personal information, copies of identity documents and contact details of victims may pass through a web of transactions,…