Skype users plagued by ongoing bogus messages 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Advised to change passwords on Skype, linked Microsoft accounts.
 
Telco fraud investigator arrested for fraud 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
Allegedly gave out free mobile phones, embezzled cash.
 
Blackshades RAT coder handed stiff prison sentence  
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Spyware co-creator given 57 months by US court.
 
Duqu spyware used stolen Foxconn certs  
By Eric Auchard, Joseph Menn | Jun 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Attackers target hardware manufacturers to steal digital credentials.
 
Kaspersky servers infected by 'Duqu 2.0' malware 
By Tom Reeve | Jun 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Hackers had access for 'several months' prior to detection.
 
DHS discovers $1.7bn in welfare fraud through data matching 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 3, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tech advances open the way for DHS to chase extra payments.
 
Ransomware author recants, posts decryption keys 
 
Data matching to help Immigration catch fake visa couples 
By Paris Cowan | May 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Analysis against Centrelink records to fish out suspected fraud.
 
New malware strain destroys master boot record to avoid detection 
 
Google builds Chrome tool to prevent phishing 
Apr 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Extension aims to defend against attacks.
 
Aussie enterprises targeted in Bartalex spam campaign 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Office macro downloads malware used in JP Morgan heist.
 
Hack takes down French TV network 
By Russell Brown | Apr 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Broadcast, email and social media systems all struck.
 
Point-of-sale malware evolves to target travellers 
By Danielle Walker | Apr 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
NewPosThings grows its capabilities.
 
US State Dept shuts down internet systems 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Plans to harden infrastructure to protect data.
 
Lenovo stops pre-loading 'bloatware' on PCs 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Offers free anti-virus subscription.
 
A recipe for cyber safety 
By Tony Campbell | Feb 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
A good dose of awareness and a sprinkling of ingrained mistrust.
 
Uni IT manager claims credit card debt drove him to fraud 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
“Really, really sorry” for alleged $114k invoice scam.
 
Alleged uni IT scammer accused of stealing $114k 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
ICAC begins probe into Brett Roberts.
 
US broker dealers targeted in cyber crime 
By Ashley Carman | Feb 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Phishing emails most common attack vector.
 
Extortionists upgrade Reveton ransomware 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
New payment method introduced.
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