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CIC News for 13-12-2013 contains 70 articles

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Crooks 'seek ransomware making kit' (EN) | www.bbc.co.uk
| 11-12-2013 | Cyber-thieves are seeking to mass-produce new forms of ransomware, the security company Sophos has suggested. It said there were discussions on underground forums about ways to produce a "kit" that criminals could use to craft their own variants. Scammers try to extort cash by using r...
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The top 8 security threats of 2013 (EN) | www.csoonline.com
| 11-12-2013 | â€" CSO â€" The past year has seen its share of newly emerging or persistent threats that security and IT executives need to be aware of and in many cases defend against.We asked security executives and industry analysts to weigh in on what they think were the biggest thre...
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Facebook Phishing Campaign Employing Malicious Tumblr Pages (EN) | threatpost.com
| 11-12-2013 | The general population may have had its fill of Facebook at this point, but attackers sure haven’t. There is a new round of Facebook-related spam that is using fake messages about recent crimes involving recipients’ friends as a lure to direct them to Tumblr pages serving exploits...
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99 percent of mobile financial malware writers prefer Android (EN) | betanews.com
| 12-12-2013 | A new report by information research specialist NSS Labs focuses on the evolving landscape of mobile financial malware. It concludes that cyber criminals are adapting to the use of mobile apps to authorize transactions and that 99 percent of current mobile malware is aimed at the Andr...
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Patch Tuesday Fixes One Zero-Day, Leaves Another Open (EN) | www.toptechnews.com
| 11-12-2013 | Even with the patches Microsoft issued on Patch Tuesday, all is not safe. Trustwave’s SpiderLabs on Tuesday discovered a piece of malware that collects data, masking itself as a module for Microsoft’s Internet Information Services web-hosting software -- and this piece of malware ...
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91% of organisations have suffered a cyber-attack at least once in last 12 months (EN) | www.cbronline.com
| 12-12-2013 | Kaspersky Lab's latest threat report for 2013 has revealed that the potential for cyber attacks is so great that malicious programs may soon completely replace company insiders as the way of gathering information."2013 saw some major disclosures about spyware-led attacks that were rel...
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Cybercrime Strategy 'Has Made UK Secure' (EN) | news.sky.com
| 12-12-2013 | Cybersecurity is a "never-ending battle", according to the man overseeing the strategy to defend the UK's computer systems from attack. After presenting the annual National Cyber Security Strategy report to an audience of top business leaders, intelligence officers, and security exper...
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Kaiser Permanente Notifies 49K Patients of Data Breach in Anaheim (EN) | www.californiahealthline.org
| 11-12-2013 | Kaiser Permanente has notified about 49,000 patients that some of their personal information was compromised in a September data breach at Anaheim Medical Center, AP/U-T San Diego reports (AP/U-T San Diego, 12/10). Details of the BreachKaiser said a flash drive was reported missing Se...
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Top 5 Threats That Social Media Can Inflict On Users (EN) | www.siliconindia.com
| 12-12-2013 | Identity theft is a crime, where a third party steals your personal information and pretends to be you. The third party then uses your details to get social or financial benefits such as false credit cards, bank account withdrawals and others. This is one threat than can have serious ...
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Cameron asks for talks with China on cyber security (EN) | www.acumin.co.uk
| 11-12-2013 | The Prime Minister, David Cameron has used his trade visit to China to highlight the issue of cyber security.Mr Cameron urged China to be more open on the issue and invited the country to formal talks on the subject.Mr Cameron requested that China open up to a ...
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Nasdaq Information Chief to Head New Cyber Crime Unit (EN) | stream.wsj.com
| 12-12-2013 | Nasdaq OMX’s chief information security officer, Mark Graff, is to chair a new working group that’s been set up by the World Federation of Stock Exchanges to try to combat the rise of cyber attacks on financial market infrastructure.The group was set up after the WFE and regulator...
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Despite the Escalation in Frequency and Complexity of DDoS Attacks, Survey Reveals Businesses Remain Ill Prepared to Protect Themselves Against the DDoS Menace (EN) | online.wsj.com
| 12-12-2013 | Inadequate Defenses, Untested Response Plans and Confused Roles and Responsibilities Leave Many Businesses Exposed HUDSON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--December 12, 2013-- New research from Corero Network Security (CNS: LN) reveals that many businesses are failing to take adequate measures...
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Forensic scientists of the future hear police lecture on cyber-crime (EN) | www.thisiscornwall.co.uk
| 12-12-2013 | FORENSIC science students got an insight into the world of cyber-crime with a guest lecture from Devon and Cornwall Constabulary's High Tech Crime Unit. Truro College student Michael Harvey writes: At first I felt a sense of security from the talk, realising how many things there are ...
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28 Android security apps tested (EN) | www.zdnet.com
| 12-12-2013 | Independent test lab AV-Test.org has completed a comparison of 28 Android security apps.[CORRRECTION: An earlier version of this story mistakenly swapped some of the vendor names in the table at the bottom. We apologize.]The problem of malware on Android is a c...
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Will Instagram's Direct Inbox Become the New Playground for Spam and Perverts? (EN) | www.adweek.com
| 12-12-2013 | For Instagram users like myself, today is a day of mixed blessings. Thanks to new features announced this morning, we can finally have private conversations in the app, but Instagram is also adding the ability for anyone to send you private photos. Anyone. Like Facebook, Instagram Dir...
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Cybercrime Milestone: Guilty Plea In RICO Case (EN) | www.informationweek.com
| 12-12-2013 | A law crafted to take down organized crime rings has been used for the first time in a cybercrime case that's resulted in a guilty plea.The Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act was designed to allow prosecutors to tackle mobsters. But last week, a federal grand ju...
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'Ge-SMS-te TAN-code kan eigelijk niet meer' (EN) | www.automatiseringgids.nl
| 12-12-2013 | Banken en hun rekeninghouders zouden voor het autoriseren van betalingsopdrachten eigenlijk niet meer moeten vertrouwen op ge-sms-te controlecodes. Zeker niet als gebruik wordt gemaakt van de telefoon die onder Android werkt. Dat valt te concluderen uit een gisteren vrijgegeven rappor...
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Banks on alert over ATM fraud (EN) | www.tradearabia.com
| 12-12-2013 | Banks in Bahrain have been put on high alert amid fears of a rise in ATM fraud. The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) yesterday issued a circular warning all financial institutions to be vigilant of skimming devices, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publicat...
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Cops investigating '£1 million cyber-theft from two banks' arrest four people (EN) | www.mirror.co.uk
| 11-12-2013 | Cops investigating the theft of £1 million from two banks have arrested four people and seized £80,000 and a live grenade.Raids were carried out in the Enfield and Islington areas of north London yesterday after bank customers were targeted with fake emails carrying viruses.The mess...
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Cybercriminals Now Elisting Database Cloud Services (EN) | m.darkreading.com
| 11-12-2013 | A new botnet used for stealing commercial online banking credentials relies on database-as-service platforms for command-and-control and storage of stolen booty -- and researchers call it a warning sign of the very real potential for targeted attacks on databases by outside attackers....
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Houston Methodist Hospital Acknowledges Data Breach (EN) | www.esecurityplanet.com
| 11-12-2013 | The Houston Chronicle reports that approximately 1,300 Houston Methodist Hospital transplant patients' personal information may have been exposed when an encrypted laptop and paper files were stolen on December 5, 2013 (h/t PHIprivacy.net).The data potentially exposed includes names, ...
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Twitter Restores Ability to Block Unwanted Followers (EN) | www.securityweek.com
| 13-12-2013 | SAN FRANCISCO - Twitter on Thursday restored the ability to block unwanted followers from peering at posts, quickly reversing a policy change that triggered a barrage of criticism. "Earlier today, we made a change to the way the 'block' function of Twitter works," Twitter's Michael Si...
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Microsoft: Kiwis beware, of World Cup cyber scare… (EN) | techday.com
| 13-12-2013 | New Zealand may not have qualified, but for the many Kiwis making the trip to the FIFA World Cup in South America next summer, Microsoft has strong words of warning.After recently writing a series of articles about the threat landscape in South America, Microsoft called in the help of...
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16.6 Million People Experienced Identity Theft In 2012 (EN) | emag.co.uk
| 12-12-2013 | WASHINGTON, Dec. 12, 2013 /Emag.co.uk/ â€" An estimated 16.6 million people, representing 7 percent of all persons age 16 or older in the United States, experienced at least one incident of identity theft in 2012, the Justice Department’s Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) announced...
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One-minute role in Anonymous DDoS attack earns man $183k fine, probation (EN) | www.scmagazine.com.au
| 13-12-2013 | A Wisconsin man was sentenced to two years of federal probation and fined $183,000 for his part in a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack organized by Anonymous. Eric J. Rosol pleaded guilty to one misdemeanor count of accessing a protected computer. Using the Low Orbit Ion Can...
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FireEye report: Chinese hackers target European foreign ministries (EN) | www.upi.com
| 13-12-2013 | BEIJING, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Cybersecurity company FireEye claims Chinese hackers broke into the computer systems of five European foreign ministries over the summer.The hackers sent emails with malware attachments purporting to detail a possible U.S. intervention in Syria, the BBC repor...
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700k risky Android apps currently in the wild (EN) | www.rightmobilephone.co.uk
| 13-12-2013 | Malware is a problem that just won't go away, and the latest report from research company Trend Micro suggests that by the end of Q3 2013, there were more than 700 thousand risky apps in the wild.Based on that, Trend Micro are suggesting that it is very likely that by the end of the y...
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Malware creation and Android security threats will hit record-high numbers in 2014 (EN) | press.pandasecurity.com
| 12-12-2013 | With less than a month remaining before 2014, Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, today announced, through the PandaLabs blog, its predictions for top security trends to watch for in the coming year. A significant increase in malware creation, along with Java exploits, and soc...
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Bitcoin-Related Malware Continues to Flourish (EN) | threatpost.com
| 12-12-2013 | One good way to measure the popularity of an emerging technology or trend is to see how much attention attackers and malware authors are paying it. Using that as a yardstick, Bitcoin is moving its way up the charts in a hurry. The latest indication is some malware that researchers at ...
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100% of Top Paid Android Apps Have Been Hacked (EN) | www.infosecurity-magazine.com
| 12-12-2013 | Word that mobile malware is rather pervasive has been making the rounds for months, but a new report has found that a shocking 100% of the Top 100 paid Android apps and 56% of the Top 100 paid Apple iOS apps have been hacked. Averaged together, users have a 78% chance of running into ...
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Gurgaon officer named cyber cop of 2013 (EN) | timesofindia.indiatimes.com
| 13-12-2013 | GURGAON: When you meet inspector Suresh Kumar of the cyber crime cell for the first time, you may take him to be just another local police officer. But looks can be deceptive. This former Indian Air Force officer can not only crack cybercrime cases but also quote Shakespeare and Agath...
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HEC urged to control cybercrime against women (EN) | www.nation.com.pk
| 12-12-2013 | ISLAMABAD - Speakers at a panel discussion urged the Higher Education Commission (HEC) to come up with a policy to control increasing trend of cybercrime against women in the higher education institutions suggesting to make cyber harassment a part of the Harassment Act.To highli...
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Ukrainian Head of Cybercrime Marketplace Gets 18 Years in Prison (EN) | www.businessweek.com
| 13-12-2013 | A Ukrainian cybercriminal wassentenced to 18 years in prison by a U.S. judge for his role inco-founding the CarderPlanet website, where thieves sold stolencredit-card data and other financial information. Roman Vega, 49, was sentenced yesterday in federal court inBrooklyn, New York, a...
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Trio sought for ID theft, credit card fraud (EN) | www.yourhoustonnews.com
| 12-12-2013 | Fort Bend County Crimes Stoppers, Inc. will pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the subjects involved in several fraud cases in Fort Bend County and the Greater Houston area. Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office detectives are seeking information on...
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Bizar! 183.000 dollar boete voor deelname aan DDoS-aanval (NL) | www.apparata.nl
| 12-12-2013 | Een Amerikaanse man heeft van de rechter een boete opgelegd gekregen van 183.000 dollar voor deelname aan een DDoS-aanval die niet langer dan één minuut duurde en voor 5.000 dollar schade veroorzaakte. Bij een DDoS-aanval wordt een server van een bedrijf in korte tijd door vele comp...
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Zeus Malware Goes 64 Bit, Includes Tor Connectivity (EN) | www.eweek.com
| 12-12-2013 | NEWS ANALYSIS: Zeus's new variant could be the next logical evolution of crimeware, security researchers say. The Zeus malware family has been a common sight on the IT threat landscape for years, powering a banking fraud botnet of the same name that U.S. authorities have tried to shut...
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Four arrested after $1.6m bank cyber-theft (EN) | www.bobsguide.com
| 12-12-2013 | Four people have been arrested after the suspected cyber-theft of $1.6 million from two banks. Police said that some customers had unknowingly downloaded software enabling their money to be siphoned off into other accounts. Two men, aged 31, and two women aged 24 and 27, were arrested...
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Zita Belgacom gaat IT-systemen beter beveiligen (BE) | www.zita.be
| 12-12-2013 | De raad van bestuur van Belgacom heeft donderdag een plan goedgekeurd om de optimale beveiliging van zijn IT- en telecomsystemen in de toekomst beter te kunnen garanderen. Dat maakte Belgacom donderdagavond bekend in een persbericht. Aanleiding voor het nieuwe plan rond cyberbeveiligi...
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Government suppliers will need cyber kitemark to win business (EN) | www.computing.co.uk
| 12-12-2013 | Suppliers wishing to bid for certain government projects will have to earn a new kitemark demonstrating basic levels of cyber security. The announcement comes after a survey on FTSE 350 companies found that the UK's biggest companies are not considering cyber risks in thei...
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LinkedIn invites ranked as the year's most dangerous messages (EN) | blogs.csoonline.com
| 12-12-2013 | Websense published a brief report on the state of Phishing on Wednesday, covering Q1-Q3 2013. According to the numbers, the percentage of Phishing attempts within all email traffic fell .5 percent in 2013, which might seem like a bit of a positive. However, the decline isn't necessari...
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SIU HealthCare Data Breach Affects 1,891 Patients (EN) | www.esecurityplanet.com
| 12-12-2013 | The State Journal-Register reports that a laptop containing the personal and medical information of 1,891 Southern Illinois University HealthCare (SIU HealthCare) patients was stolen in September or October of 2013 from the office of former SIU orthopedic surgeon Dr. Mark McAndrew at ...
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Facebook users hit with phishing and malware combo attack (EN) | www.net-security.org
| 12-12-2013 | An interesting phishing / malware delivery campaign has been spotted targeting Facebook users. It all starts with a message from a Facebook friend, claiming that the user or one of his relatives or friends has had his car stolen. The user is asking for help: "Do you know / recognize t...
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Co-founder of Cybercrime Marketplace 'Carderplanet' Gets 18 Years in Prison (EN) | www.securityweek.com
| 13-12-2013 | A Ukrainian national who pleaded guilty in 2009 to creating a popular online marketplace for selling stolen financial account data has been sentenced to 18 years in prison, the Department of Justice said Thursday. Called one of the world’s “most prolific cybercriminals” by the D...
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Cyber frauds cost Indians nearly Rs 220 cr since 2011 (EN) | www.firstpost.com
| 13-12-2013 | New Delhi: The government today said Indians suffered a total loss of Rs 219.73 crore since 2011 due to cyber frauds and as many as 24,882 cases were registered by the RBI and CBI in the same period for such crimes."As per information available with Reserve Bank of India (RBI), total ...
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Identity Theft = $24.7 Billion in Financial Losses Last Year (EN) | www.fool.com
| 12-12-2013 | WASHINGTON (AP) -- The government says 1 out of every 14 Americans age 16 or older was a target or a victim of identity theft, a crime imposing a heavy emotional toll on many of its victims.According to a national household survey of 70,000 people issued by the Bureau of Justice Stati...
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Chinese hacked politicians with naked photos (EN) | www.cbronline.com
| 13-12-2013 | "To see naked pictures of Carla Bruni click here" said an email sent to those attending the G20 summit in Paris in February 2011.The recipients included finance ministers and central bank representatives, and they got a little more than naked snaps. The email secretly unloaded a Troja...
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Jonge Rotterdammer hackt duizenden computers (NL) | www.telegraaf.nl
| 13-12-2013 | Een 18-jarige man uit Rotterdam is aangehouden, omdat hij verdacht wordt van het hacken van zeker 2000 computers. Dat maakte het Openbaar Ministerie (OM) vrijdag bekend. De man wist onder meer via webcams van computers opnames te maken en bestanden te downloaden en te vernietigen. ...
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Cyber frauds cost Indians nearly Rs. 220 cr since 2011 (EN) | www.thehindu.com
| 13-12-2013 | The government on Monday said Indians suffered a total loss of Rs. 219.73 crore since 2011 due to cyber frauds and as many as 24,882 cases were registered by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the same period for such crimes. “As per inf...
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Identiteitsdieven stelen tonnen via DigiD-fraude (NL) | www.security.nl
| 12-12-2013 | De Bovenregionale Recherche Noord-Nederland (BR-NON) heeft in november vijf mensen aangehouden op verdenking van identiteitsfraude via DigiD. Met DigiD kunnen Nederlanders zich digitaal identificeren om via internet diensten van de overheid af te nemen, zoals het aanvragen van toeslag...
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LinkedIn start uitrol standaard HTTPS in Nederland (NL) | www.security.nl
| 12-12-2013 | Nederland is het eerste land ter wereld waar de volledige sessie van LinkedIn-gebruikers standaard versleuteld is. Dat moet voorkomen dat derden de verbinding kunnen afluisteren. LinkedIn zegt bewust voor Nederland gekozen te hebben omdat Nederlandse gebruikers zeer actief op de websi...
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28 virusscanners voor Android getest (NL) | www.security.nl
| 12-12-2013 | De hoeveelheid malware voor Android is dit jaar weer verder toegenomen, reden voor het Duitse testorgaan AV-Test om 28 verschillende virusscanner-apps te testen. Op de apps werden in "realistische testscenario's" ruim 2.000 kwaadaardige apps losgelaten.Daarbij werd gekeken naar besche...
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Criminelen shoppen voor 2 miljoen met gestolen creditcarddata (NL) | www.security.nl
| 13-12-2013 | In de Verenigde Staten zijn 23 mensen aangeklaagd wegens het gebruik van meer dan 1.000 gestolen credit- en debitcardnummers, waarmee voor een bedrag van 2 miljoen dollar werd gefraudeerd. De criminelen wisten de kaartgegevens via het inbreken op computers te bemachtigen.Ook werden zo...
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Nederlandse computers slachtoffer CryptoLocker-kloon (NL) | www.security.nl
| 13-12-2013 | Er is een kloon van de beruchte CryptoLocker-ransomware opgedoken die bestanden op computers voor losgeld versleutelt en ook Nederlandse computers heeft geïnfecteerd. CryptoLocker verscheen voor het eerst in september en gebruikt sterke encryptie voor het versleutelen van allerlei be...
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'Adviescommissie wil aftappraktijken NSA grondig hervormen' (NL) | www.nu.nl
| 12-12-2013 | Een commissie die president Obama adviseert over de spionagepraktijken van de NSA heeft aanbevolen om het toezicht op de inlichtingendienst flink uit te breiden. Wel wil de commissie het verzamelen van 'metadata' over alle Amerikaanse telefoongesprekken doorzetten, melden ...
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Hacker wilde toegang tot supercomputer verkopen (NL) | www.nu.nl
| 12-12-2013 | Een Amerikaanse hacker is veroordeeld nadat hij toegang tot een supercomputer wilde verkopen voor 50.000 dollar. Dat meldt het Amerikaanse Ministerie van Justitie.De hacker, Andrew James Miller, hackte een aantal computers in Massachusetts, waarna hij zogeheten backd...
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Rotterdammer aangehouden voor zeker tweeduizend hacks (NL) | www.nu.nl
| 13-12-2013 | De Rotterdamse politie heeft een 18-jarige man aangehouden die wordt verdacht van het hacken van duizenden computers.Ook zou hij eind mei het vwo-eindexamen Frans op internet hebben gepubliceerd, dat leidde tot een onderzoek op de Rotterdamse school Ibn Ghaldoun.De R...
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Malaysian Authorities Arrest Dozens in Cybercrime Sweep (EN) | blogs.wsj.com
| 13-12-2013 | KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysiaâ€"In an early Friday swoop, Malaysian authorities arrested dozens of foreigners for alleged cybercrimes, the third operation of the year aimed at curbing online fraud and scams.The operation, code named Tiong, underscores the government’s current d...
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Suspected operator of revenge porn site charged with identity theft (EN) | www.scmagazine.com
| 12-12-2013 | A 27-year-old California man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly owning and operating ugotposted.com, a “revenge porn” site that made him money through extortion. Kevin Bollaert, a resident of San Diego, Calif., was charged with 31 counts of identity theft, extortion, and conspirac...
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Credit card data breach in Boston more widespread than initially thought (EN) | www.necn.com
| 12-12-2013 | According to Boston Police, a credit card breach affected 300 people who attended conventions in the city in during the fall.It also affected at least seven Boston Convention and Exhibition Center employees, according to Detective Steven Blair.Boston Mayor Mart...
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NCSC publiceert 10 vuistregels voor veilig internetten (NL) | www.security.nl
| 13-12-2013 | Naar aanleiding van de arrestatie van de 18-jarige Rotterdammer die zeker 2.000 computers infecteerde heeft het Nationaal Cyber Security Center (NCSC) van de overheid 10 vuistregels voor veilig internetten gepubliceerd. De Rotterdammer wist slachtoffers via het programma Metasploit, d...
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Mobile Malware and Criminals Are Both Getting Smarter (EN) | www.infosecurity-magazine.com
| 12-12-2013 | If there is a single dominant theme in the Sophos Security Threat Report 2014 it is that cybercriminals are getting smarter, and malware and methods are getting more sophisticated â€" so much so that existing thoughts on security best practices may need to be reconsidered. Infosecurit...
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Suspected operator of 'revenge porn' site charged with identity theft (EN) | www.scmagazine.com.au
| 13-12-2013 | A 27-year-old California man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly owning and operating ugotposted.com, a "revenge porn" site that made him money through extortion. A 27-year-old California man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly owning and operating ugotposted.com, a “revenge porn” s...
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Online bank thieves arrested with £80k and a grenade (EN) | nakedsecurity.sophos.com
| 13-12-2013 | Specialist explosives officers in the UK removed what they suspected was a live hand grenade in a Tuesday morning raid on what detectives believe is an organized ring of cyber-criminals.Detectives from London's Met cybercrime unit busted four people on suspicion that they were involve...
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OM deelt malware-info met securitybranche (EN) | www.computable.nl
| 13-12-2013 | Het Openbaar Ministerie (OM) gaat details over malware delen met anti-virussoftwareleveranciers. Het gaat onder meer om een Remote Access Toolkit (RAT) die ruim tweeduizend computers heeft geïnfecteerd in een grote Rotterdamse hackzaak. Het Nationaal Cyber Security Center (NCSC) deel...
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Belgacom investeert extra in cybersecurity (EN) | www.telecompaper.com
| 13-12-2013 | Belgacom heeft de investeringen in cybersecurity concreet gemaakt. De Raad van Bestuur van Belgacom heeft het cyber security-plan goedgekeurd waarmee het bedrijf de beveiliging van zijn IT- en telecomsystemen naar de toekomst wil garanderen in vier verschillende domeinen: organisatori...
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Restaurant worker sentenced for skimming scam (EN) | www.scmagazine.com
| 13-12-2013 | A Brooklyn man was sentenced to between two and seven years in state prison after using a skimming device to steal more than 30 credit card numbers. Heng Li stole the information while working at the Golden Town Buffet on Route 9W in Glenmont, N.Y., a hamlet of the town of Bethlehem, ...
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Cyber weapons: this century's nukes? (EN) | blogs.telegraph.co.uk
| 13-12-2013 | In June 2013 the doors of cell block A suddenly swung open in the Turner Guildford Knight Correctional Centre in Miami, Florida. And block B. In fact, every cell door in the prison. The reason? A computer malfunction. The prison had recently linked its security locks to the internet.M...
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Report: Financial malware targeting Android users, defeats SMS authentication (EN) | www.fiercecio.com
| 13-12-2013 | "Do not rely on SMS based authentication; it has been thoroughly compromised," warns NSS Labs in a new report. Titled "View from the Precipice: Mobile Financial Malware," the report outlines how the popularity of mobile banking has led cybercriminals to target this group of users. As ...
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One grenade, 80K cash and four arrests in malware banking fraud (EN) | www.scmagazine.com.au
| 13-12-2013 | Four people have been arrested, and two charged, in connection with £1 million malware-driven online banking fraud that proves links with hard-nosed criminality. Following the arrests in the Enfield and London Islington areas on Tuesday in connection with an online banking malware-dr...
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Cyber-Crimes Likely to Surface During Holidays: 10 Common Scenarios (EN) | www.eweek.com
| 13-12-2013 | A successful holiday shopping season often means the difference between black and red ink on the bottom line for an online business. In an October 2013 study conducted for RSA Security by the Ponemon Institute, respondents reported an average 55 percent boost in daily revenues during ...
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