Three Nigerians Arrested for Cybercrime Operation Targeting 150 Countries

Three Nigerian nationals have been arrested in Lagos for their suspected involvement in Business Email Compromise (BEC) scams.
The three — identified only as OC, 32, IO, 34, and OI, 35 — are believed to be part of a larger organized crime group called … Continue reading Three Nigerians Arrested for Cybercrime Operation Targeting 150 Countries

GoDaddy employees tricked in attack against cryptocurrency firms

By Deeba Ahmed
Earlier this month, hackers targeted GoDaddy customers to modify the DNS settings of at least two cryptocurrency website. Here’s what happened.
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The ransomware plague cost the world over $1 billion

Group-IB has presented a report which examines key shifts in the cybercrime world internationally between H2 2019 and H1 2020 and gives forecasts for the coming year. The most severe financial damage has occurred as a result of ransomware activity. The… Continue reading The ransomware plague cost the world over $1 billion

How is it possible that this spam mail came from Google Forms without revealing their sender address?

I got just this typical spam email, but this one seemed odd. It came from Google Forms, which apparently can send emails too, however you have to sign in to Google Forms to use it, and it uses the email you signed in with.
How did this spa… Continue reading How is it possible that this spam mail came from Google Forms without revealing their sender address?

Around 18,000 fraudulent sites are created daily

The internet is full of fraud and theft and cybercriminals are operating in the open with impunity, misrepresenting brands and advocating deceit overtly. Bolster found these criminals are using mainstream ISPs, hosting companies and free internet servi… Continue reading Around 18,000 fraudulent sites are created daily

FBI Warns of Spoofed FBI-Related Domains

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) this week issued an alert to warn the public of spoofed FBI-related Internet domains.
According to the agency, “unattributed cyber actors” are registering domains designed to spoof legitimate websites pertainin… Continue reading FBI Warns of Spoofed FBI-Related Domains