April 10, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: Facebook let a fake, malware-filled ‘Clubhouse’ app run ads on its site

As persistent and savvy as hackers can be, the last thing any of us need is for the most popular sites and services on the planet to give those hackers a platform to trick people into having their data stolen. Unfortunately, that is precisely what appears to have happened, as TechCrunch reports that cybercriminals have…

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April 9, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: Pro-Trump scam PAC operator hit with wire fraud charge

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April 9, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: Scientists work toward an elusive dream: a simple pill to treat Covid-19

The world has vaccines that can prevent most cases of Covid-19. It even has drugs that can help with the most serious symptoms of the disease. Now what it needs is a Tamiflu for SARS-CoV-2. It would be a pill, exquisitely calibrated to target SARS-CoV-2, with tolerable side effects and a low price tag. And…

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April 9, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: Got a strange text about your COVID vaccine? Here’s what could be going on.

At 9:38 p.m. on a Monday evening, I received what seemed like a pretty important text from a sender I did not know.  “View a digital record of your vaccination,” it read. The text also congratulated me on having received my second dose, and reminded me to wait one to two weeks for full protection.…

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April 9, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: Trump’s most successful business may have been his presidency

Former President Donald Trump never expected to win the presidency in 2016, but he did expect to make a bigger national name for himself. He might have planned to attract an ever-larger following of disaffected Americans and translate this support into profits, perhaps from a new Trump television network that would compete with Fox News.Like…

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April 9, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: Singapore regulator warns against digital currency scams following PM name fraud

Home » Business » Singapore regulator warns against digital currency scams following PM name fraud The financial regulator in Singapore has published a fresh warning to would-be investors to be wary of cryptocurrency scams, following an elaborate fraud involving the misappropriation of the name and likeness of the country’s Prime Minister. The Monetary Authority of…

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April 9, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: Ledger faces class action from phishing scam victims

Ledger and Shopify are facing a class-action lawsuit over sensitive information regarding 270,000 of Ledger’s customers that was stolen by Shopify employees. 13947 Total views 34 Total shares Ledger and Shopify have been hit by a class-action lawsuit over a major data breach that saw the personal data of 270,000 hard wallet customers stolen between April…

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April 9, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: ED links Mamata’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee to coal mining scam, alleges his family received funds

| Published: Thursday, April 8, 2021, 21:21 [IST] New Delhi, Apr 08: The ED has alleged West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s nephew and TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee”s family benefited from illicit funds obtained from certain illegal coal mining in the state under a “deep system” of political patronage driven by a “well-oiled” machinery. The…

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April 9, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: Cyber Security Today, April 7, 2021 – Hundreds of thousands of stolen gift cards on the market, and beware of WeTransfer and LinkedIn scams

Hundreds of thousands of stolen gift cards on the market, and beware of these WeTransfer and LinkedIn scams.Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday, April 7th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.Online retailers are being warned to be careful of gift cards being used to pay for online purchases. The cards may…

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April 9, 2021 In 'betrayed', ‘Alone

Aemilius Cupero News: Scammy Trump campaign repeat donation trick made even more predatory on Republican site

Rachel Maddow highlights the manipulative fundraising scheme on the National Republican Campaign Committee site which threatens anyone who unchecks the pre-checked recurring donation box of having their name given to Donald Trump as being a “DEFECTOR.”April 8, 2021

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