Australian telecommunications company Telstra has fallen victim to a newly-surfaced scam.
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New Zealanders have been targeted by a new scam in which callers pretend they are police and tell people they are being investigated by the IRD (Inland Revenue) for not paying taxes, proceeding to threaten to arrest those who do not pay up.
One of the latest scams utilises commonly used tactics and methods most of us have, at some point, experienced – however, the scam is still an efficient one which manages to fool plenty.
A new ransomware virus dubbed “Bad Rabbit” is spreading like wildfire in Europe, already infecting over 200 major organisations primarily in Russia, Ukraine, Turkey and Germany in just a few hours.
Internet service providers (ISPs) and network-level hackers cannot spy on secure https communications – that’s a given.
Despite many efforts by Google, malicious apps somehow managed to fool its Play Store’s anti-malware protections and infect people with malicious software.
Users on Taringa, also known as “The Latin American Reddit,” may have had their account details compromised in a huge data breach that saw the login details of almost all its 28 million users leaked.
The UK’s top danger is not violent crime, street theft or burglary, but cyber-crime.
The cyber criminals behind the far-reaching WannaCry ransomware attack that caused mayhem on a global scale have finally cashed out their ransom payments.
Security researchers have discovered a new method to decrypt satellite phone calls encrypted with “GMR-2 cipher” in real time – which is to say in mere fractions of a second.