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Businesses and people around the world suffer ransomware attacks every day. Exceptionally since the pandemic started, we hear more and more about hackers abusing vulnerabilities. According to the data presented... read more

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anti-fraud, Cyber Crime, Cyber Security, Cybercrime, Daily news, deepfakes, Fraud & Security, Identity, Risk & Compliance -

A study from digital identity experts iProov shows that consumers in both the US and UK believe the threat of cybercrime is rising even as their ability to spot fraudulent... more

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It is becoming painfully clear that the pandemic is a boon of epic proportions for fraudsters. Between COVID-19 scams targeting consumers, the wholesale theft of government benefits, and playing on... more

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Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Cyber Security, Cybercrime, Daily news, Darknet, Fraud & Security -

For years criminals have made money through criminal schemes like drug trafficking and counterfeiting cash. In the last decade, criminals have increasingly turned to cybercrime – using hackers to conduct... more

The post Hackers steal millions in cryptocurrency – How do they turn it into real cash? appeared first on Payments Cards & Mobile.

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Covid-19, Cyber Crime, Cyber Security, Cybercrime, Daily news, Fraud, Fraud & Security, Risk & Compliance -

With COVID-19 increasingly being used as a hook to commit fraud, threatening consumers and businesses of all sizes, a recent industry discussion was held to discuss ‘the rise of financial... more

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