April 22, 2022 In ​​, -anyos

France: Every Fourth Financial Scam in 2021 Involved Crypto, Says Ombudsman

Marielle Cohen-Branche – the French financial ombudsman – revealed that approximately 25% of suspected monetary frauds in France last year involved cryptocurrency investment schemes. This is a sharp increase from 2020 when the figures stood at 6%. Crypto Scams in France on the Rise The increasing popularity of the digital asset sector leads to its…

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April 22, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

Terra Users Lose $4.3M in Crypto to Phishing Scam Over 10 Days

SlowMist – a blockchain security firm – has identified dozens of crypto addresses that have appeared to fall victim to a phishing scam on the Terra network since April 12th. The scammer’s address has reportedly reeled in $4.31M in assets up until the time of writing. According SlowMist’s explanation on Twitter, $4.31 million in assets…

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April 22, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

Brian Kolfage and Andrew Badolato, We Build the Wall leaders, plead guilty to scamming donors

Two men who led We Build the Wall, a private group that said it was helping construct President Trump’s border wall, pleaded guilty Thursday to defrauding hundreds of thousands of people who gave money for the effort. Brian Kolfage and Andrew Badolato admitted to siphoning away some of the $25 million raised through crowdsourcing, with…

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April 22, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

CBI files chargesheet against Chitra Ramkrishna, Anand Subramanian

Co-location Scam | National The former NSE managing director and its former group operating officer are accused in co-location scam case The former NSE managing director and its former group operating officer are accused in co-location scam case The Central Bureau of Investigation has filed a chargesheet against the former National Stock Exchange (NSE) managing…

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April 21, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

Emotet reestablishes itself at the top of the malware world

More than a year after essentially being shut down, the notorious Emotet malware operation is showing a strong resurgence. In a March threat index, Check Point researchers put the Windows software nasty at the top of its list as the most widely deployed malware, menacing or infecting as much as 10 percent of organizations around…

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