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Cyber Security Today, Oct. 13, 2021 – Quebec talent agency and U.S. fertility clinic hit by ransomware, a Verizon logo scam, and more

Quebec talent agency and U.S. fertility clinic hit by ransomware, a Verizon logo scam, and more.Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday October 13h. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.Ransomware attacks continue to victimize companies. Among the latest in Canada is Agence Goodwin, a Montreal-based company that represents 150 performing artists from…

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December 3, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

Tinder, Bumble and Grindr iOS Users Targeted by Latest Crypto Scam, Called ‘CryptoRom’

A relatively new cryptocurrency trading scam is preying on iPhone users via popular hook-up platforms such as Tinder, Bumble and Grindr. Dubbed CryptoRom by researchers at cybersecurity firm Sophos, the scam initially targeted victims in Asia and is now attacking users in the US and Europe as well. A Bitcoin wallet belonging to the attackers,…

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December 3, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

Deep Web Confusion: Ostensible Alphabay Admin ‘Desnake’ Claims the Darknet Market Has Returned

In mid-July 2017, the largest darknet marketplace (DNM) Alphabay went dark and patrons didn’t know if the administrators were busted by law enforcement or if it was an exit scam. Not too long after the site went dark, law enforcement disclosed that an organized police task force, from various jurisdictions, infiltrated Alphabay alongside the DNM…

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December 3, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

Protecting the elderly from online scams

Protecting the elderly from online scams EDITORS DESK Art Samaniego While it looks like senior citizens are often a target for cybercriminals, the truth is, bad guys are randomly looking for people they could scam online. Cybercriminals do not discriminate based on race, religion, nationality, color, gender, sexual orientation, social class, economic status, disability, or…

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December 3, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

Everything We Know So Far About Nora Fatehi’s Alleged ₹200Cr Scam

Nora Fatehi was summoned to the Enforcement Directorate office today (October 14) in connection with the money laundering case filed against con artists Sukesh Chandrasekar and his actor-wife Leena Paul. Chandrasekar and Paul allegedly duped ₹ 200 crores from the family of Fortis Healthcare promoter Shivinder Singh and here is all we need to know…

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