Tag Archives: CyberCrime

Facebook Launches ThreatExchange to Stymie Cybercrime

Facebook this week announced ThreatExchange, an API-based platform for technology companies to share information on security threats. It had been working on the platform for about a year in a joint project with other prominent Internet firms. Facebook layered APIs on top of its existing platform infrastructure, so participants can query the available information and […]

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Cybercrime never easier – Hague

Foreign Secretary William Hague will tell an international conference it has “never been easier” to be a cyber criminal. BBC News – Technology Source: bbc.com

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African-based cybercrime targeted

Law officers and big business join forces to tackle cybercriminals operating out of African countries and other developing nations. BBC News – Technology Source: bbc.com

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Phishing Oh! e-fraud! What you can do to stay alert

1 Never trust strangers: Do not open emails from people who do not know. Put your trash and spam settings to filter the content of those not in your address book. 2 Double check with your bank: If you get an email from your bank asking you to disclose sensitive information online, call customer service […]

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