Tag: crime

eBay-owned website defrauded of US$1m in cyber-heist 
 
Qld to roll out ID scanner network for pubs and clubs 
 
CrimTrac to tender for new biometrics system 
Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Moving beyond the fingerprint.
 
Corrupt NSW Education IT contractor jailed 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
ICAC investigation goes all the way to Long Bay.
 
Microsoft launches operation to disrupt cybercrime ring 
Jul 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Kuwait and Algeria-developed malware exposed.
 
China freezes out US in joint cyber crime efforts 
Jun 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Efforts stall after US charges Chinese with hacking.
 
Nokia paid extortionist millions for stolen encryption keys 
 
Domino's Pizza blackmailed over mass data leak 
By Juha Saarinen, Allie Coyne | Jun 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Over 600,000 customer records captured.
 
Extortionists down Feedly newsreader site 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Denial of service attack.
 
Hacking for profit, not for a cause 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Caveat competitor.
 
Govt plans year-end launch for cyber security centre  
By Allie Coyne | Jun 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will house CERT Australia, CSOC.
 
Vic Police claims contactless payment crime on the rise 
 
Immigration Minister sees biometrics future for border protection 
By Paris Cowan | May 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Expanding capability during current period of calm.
 
CrimTrac ballistics ID system gets 3D HD upgrade 
By Allie Coyne | May 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
More funding ahead of July go-live.
 
US Navy officer facing jail over serious hack 
 
Qld Police drone operations take off  
By Paris Cowan | Mar 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
But covert ops are off the agenda... for now.
 
Interpol warns use of passports database needs to improve 
Mar 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Lax approach to digital screening allowed stolen documents onto MH 370.
 
AusTrac not worried by Bitcoin 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Anti-money laundering agency says online currencies are in check.
 
Brit faces jail for hacking US Federal Reserve 
By Jonathan Stempel | Feb 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Could be facing up to 12 years.
 
'Pony' botnet used to steal bitcoins 
By Jim Finkle | Feb 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Full value unknown.
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