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Four Ways Criminals Are Exploiting Interest in Initial Coin Offerings
February 1, 2018

Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) are a way of crowdfunding cryptocurrencies and cryptocurrency platforms. By the end of 2017, almost $4 …

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Genesis Botnet: The Market Claiming to Sell Bots That Bypass Fingerprinting Controls

April 3, 2018

An emerging criminal market, Genesis store, provides more effective ways to impersonate a victim’s browser activity, focusing on individual bots …

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The Five Families: The Most Wanted Ransomware Groups

March 27, 2018

Last week we presented a webinar on “Emerging Ransomware Threats and How to Protect Your Data”. Here we discussed the latest …

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It’s Accrual World: Tax Return Fraud in 2018

March 7, 2018

With just over a month until Tax Deadline Day, individuals are scrambling to get their tax returns submitted. This is …

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The New Frontier: Forecasting Cryptocurrency Fraud

March 1, 2018

Not a week goes by without a new case of cryptocurrency fraud making headlines. The most recent example concerned the …

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Infraud Forum Indictment and Arrests: What it Means

February 15, 2018

On 07 February 2018, the U.S. Department of Justice unveiled an indictment from 31 October 2017 against 36 individuals associated …

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Cryptojacking: An Overview

February 13, 2018

What is Cryptojacking? Cryptojacking is the process of hijacking someone else’s browser to mine cryptocurrencies with their computer processing power. …

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2017 Android malware in review: 4 key takeaways

February 8, 2018

Android mobile devices were an attractive target for malicious activity throughout 2017. The ubiquity of these devices, and the sensitive …

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Another Year Wiser: Key Dates to Look Out For In 2018

January 10, 2018

Early last year, we published a blog outlining the events of 2017 that were most likely to attract the attention …

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OL1MP: A Telegram Bot Making Carding Made Easy This Holiday Season

December 21, 2017

Back in July, we published our research on the carding ecosystem, specifically on an online course that teaches carders how …

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Risks to Retail: Cybercriminals Sharing the Joy This Holiday Season

November 21, 2017

Despite some early deals, Black Friday officially begins on 24th November, kick-starting over a month of consumer spending over the holiday …

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