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“Account checking Armageddon close at hand in New Year” warns Blueliv

Liv Rowley, threat intelligence analyst at Blueliv, has shared details of the company’s predictions on the biggest cyber threats likely to develop in the New Year, from account checking Armageddon through to Monero cryptocurrency mining. With users continuing to re-use the...
Posted On 29 Nov 2019
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“Cyber crime becoming bolder and shifting in focus” asserts Europol report

Europol’s 2019 cyber crime report provides insights into emerging threats and key developments. Cyber crime is continuing to mature and becoming more and more bold, shifting its focus to larger and more profitable targets as well as new technologies. Data is the key element in...
Posted On 11 Oct 2019
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Interpol determines to bring police information closer to front line for greater impact

Strengthening its membership’s capacity to serve national and regional policing needs was the focus of an international Interpol meeting that ran from 9-11 April. The 15th Heads of National Central Bureaus (NCBs) Conference enabled 145 countries to endorse a series of...
Posted On 12 Apr 2019
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EU-wide law enforcement action taken against buyers of counterfeit cash on Darknet

All over Europe, law enforcement agencies have performed actions against suspects who bought counterfeit Euro banknotes on illegal platforms on the Darknet. These actions, which have been co-ordinated by Europol, started on 19 November. The majority of the interventions took...
Posted On 10 Dec 2018
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“Cyber criminals recruiting ‘insiders’ to attack telecoms providers” reports Kaspersky Lab

Cyber criminals are using insiders to gain access to telecommunications networks and subscriber data, recruiting disaffected employees through underground channels or blackmailing staff using compromising information gathered from open sources. That’s according to a...
Posted On 23 Aug 2016
Identifying the methods and strategies used by organised crime networks and individuals to avoid detection on the Darknet was the focus of a specialist training course hosted by Interpol's Global Complex for Innovation
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Interpol’s focused Darknet training shines new light on underground world’s criminal activities

Identifying the methods and strategies used by organised crime networks and individuals to avoid detection on the Darknet was the focus of a specialist training course hosted by Interpol’s Global Complex for Innovation. As part of the training, Interpol’s Cyber...
Posted On 31 Jul 2015