September 16, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Do NOT click this ‘update’ on Google Chrome – hackers can hijack your accounts and empty your bank

GOOGLE Chrome users are being warned against a convincing a dangerous new online scam. The fake “Google Chrome update” scam gives hackers total control over your device – and even raid your bank account. 3Don’t fall for this Google Chrome scamCredit: ProofpointCyber-scams are getting increasingly difficult to spot. And cyber-experts at Proofpoint revealed that this…

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September 16, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Twitter Says Attackers Downloaded Account Information, Which Includes Direct Messages, From Some in Hack

Twitter has released new details about the hack heard round the world this week, which is apparently a massive scam that aimed to get users to send bitcoin to a random cryptocurrency wallet. It was carried out by targeting some of the highest profile accounts on the social media network, such as those belonging to…

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September 16, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Twitter says passwords were not compromised in hijacking, DM security unclear

Multiple Twitter accounts were compromised yesterday as part of a cryptocurrency scam, including the official Apple profile, Elon Musk, Bill Gates, Barack Obama, and other high-profile accounts. While Twitter claims there’s no evidence that passwords were stolen, a new report says the account hijacking was planned with the help of a company employee. Hackers posted…

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September 16, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Japan Inc’s IT needs a security patch

Japanese firms are more vulnerable to cyber-attacks than Western peersJAPAN HAS a reputation for technophilia. Robots have even been enlisted to cheer players at professional baseball games while covid-19 keeps fans away from stadiums. Yet when it comes to more humdrum information technology (IT), the country lags behind other advanced economies—nowhere more so than in…

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September 15, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Quebec provincial police break up alleged romance scam targeting elderly victims

Author of the article:Publishing date:Sep 15, 2020  •   •  1 minute readA Surete du Quebec police car is seen in Montreal on Wednesday, July 22, 2020. Quebec provincial police have made several arrests linked to an alleged romance scam that targeted elderly people online. Photo by Paul Chiasson /THE CANADIAN PRESSArticle contentMONTREAL — Quebec provincial…

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September 15, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Former AP Advocate General booked by ACB over ‘Amaravati land scam’

The Anti-Corruption Bureau of Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday registered a case against former state Advocate General Dammalapati Srinivas and 12 others in connection with the alleged Amaravati land scam TopicsAmaravati | anti-corruption : The Anti-Corruption Bureau of Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday registered a case against former state Advocate General Dammalapati Srinivas and 12 others in connection with…

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September 15, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: PPE Scam: 2 Senior IAS Officers Appear Before Lokayukta

Lokayukta.  We have high regards for the authority. We are hopeful that Lokayukta will provide proper justice,” said Sharma.Following allegations of corruption made by the Pradesh Congress Committee over the purchase of PPE kits, the state government had removed Sharma from the supervision of the procurement of masks and PPE kits required in the treatment…

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September 15, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: US citizen charged with running diamond Ponzi scheme, cryptocurrency scam

A 51-year-old US citizen has been charged with running a diamond and cryptocurrency-based Ponzi scheme. Prosecutors claim that Jose Angel Aman, from Washington, DC., operated a fraudulent investment scheme across the United States and Canada, luring investors with promises of quick returns in the diamond trade.The US Department of Justice (DoJ) said on Friday that…

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September 15, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: BEWARE: Cyber phishing without OTP, new Paytm KYC scam: Know full Paytm KYC process to avoid fraud

Nowadays, due to the increasing use of phone and internet banking, various types of cybercrimes are coming out. Till now it was advised by the bank not to share the PIN or OTP number of your debit/credit card with an unknown person. But now with more digital money transfer and wallet services available, fraudsters have…

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September 14, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Bill Gates and Elon Musk Didn’t Get Hacked—Twitter Did

DANIEL CONSTANTE/ShutterstockLast night was a long one for Twitter. Bill Gates, Elon Musk, President Barack Obama, Apple, Uber, and more started tweeting offers to double people’s money if they sent bitcoin to a specific wallet. None of that was true, of course, it was a scam. And now Twitter is admitting its internal tools made…

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