April 13, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: Cyber Security Today, April 12 2021 – Phone scams, job scams and hundreds of millions of LinkedIn profiles for sale

Phone scams, job scams and contact page scams.Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday April 12th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.Usually one of the best ways to defeat a scam is to wait before acting. That’s the case with a telephone scam used by crooks for years, and which last week…

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April 7, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: 5 Cryptocurrency Scams That Shook The World

Reading Time: 5 minutesCryptocurrency scams are still as prevalent as they were in the years after Bitcoin’s creation Crypto scams come in all shapes and sizes We run through what we think are the five most important in crypto history What the rise of the cryptocurrency market has meant for the world should never be…

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April 5, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: Top 4 NFT scams and how to avoid them

Spend a few minutes in cryptoland on social media and you’re likely to find netizens speaking about celebrities or virtual artists ‘dropping’ their latest works in the form of a non-fungible token (NFT). NFTs, as they are popularly known, are cryptographic representations of tangible or intangible objects on the blockchain.To read the rest of this…

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April 3, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: Bitcoin scams and high risk nature of crypto investments: You could lose all

Crypto currency investments are high risk, SA financial authority warns, as it prepares to regulate the sector.Image: 123RF/sashkin7The Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) is assessing how to regulate crypto asset investments, warning SA consumers of both high risks and scamsters in this space. The authority said it is receiving a large number of complaints from local…

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March 27, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: The Week Unwrapped: Scams, shares and male skirts

PodcastWhy has Covid caused a surge in scams? What’s got into the world’s stock markets? And will men really start wearing skirts?by The Week team26 Mar 2021Olly Mann and The Week delve behind the headlines and debate what really matters from the past seven days.In this week’s episode, we discuss:ScamsThe number of scams reported during…

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March 24, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: Cyber Security Today, March 24, 2021 – More tax scams, more COVID scams and why Microsoft SMB has to be locked down

More tax scams, more COVID scams and why Microsoft SMB has to be locked downWelcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday March 24th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.More income tax scams in a number of countries are popping up. According to researchers at Abnormal Security one of them is an email…

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