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Cyber Criminals

Hey, Corporate Director!

Edward Guiliano, Ph.D. | Posted 12.20.2014 | Technology
Edward Guiliano, Ph.D.

The campaign to stop cyber-crime begins with educating the next wave of professionals, but ongoing education and idea exchange are the ultimate keys to confronting cybercrime on the ground and in the boardroom.

Payments 101: How to Make Shopping More Secure

Joe Ross | Posted 10.15.2014 | Technology
Joe Ross

There's a movement happening in the payments world. With so many retailer data breaches in the past year, consumers, financial institutions, retailers and security professionals are wondering, plain and simple: how can we make shopping more secure?

The Dark Web and the Power of Anonymity

Joe Ross | Posted 07.15.2014 | Technology
Joe Ross

There is no doubt that anonymity -- or even perceived-anonymity -- is an incredibly powerful tool on the Internet. When it comes to achieving anonymity online, it is incredibly difficult for the savvy Dark Web user and near-impossible for the casual user.

AG Calls California A Major Target For Cyber Criminals

Reuters | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

By Laila Kearney SAN FRANCISCO, March 20 (Reuters) - California has become a major U.S. target of cyber crimes committed by outlaw gro...

Don't Fall for Valentine's Day Scams

Jason Alderman | Posted 04.14.2014 | Business
Jason Alderman

Valentine's Day brings out the best -- and worst -- in human behavior. Our impulse is to be generous and search for the ideal gift. Internet thieves know this and coolly set traps for unsuspecting shoppers. Here are some of the more common Valentine's Day scams to avoid.

Don't Let Cyber Grinches Ruin Your Holidays

Jason Alderman | Posted 11.25.2014 | Business
Jason Alderman

Whether you're shopping online using your computer, smartphone or tablet, here are some common cyber scams to watch out for and security precautions you should take.

How to Keep Your Business Secure from the Outside In

Robert Siciliano | Posted 12.16.2013 | Crime
Robert Siciliano

When it comes to keeping your business safe, there's more to being mindful than simply bolting the front door when you leave for the day. When we cons...

Gerry Smith

FBI Agent: We've Dismantled The Leaders Of Anonymous

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 08.22.2013 | Technology

The hacker collective Anonymous has not produced as many high-profile cyber attacks as it once did, a drop-off that can be directly attributed to the ...

Cyber Crime Is Getting Everyone's Attention Now

AP | By PAISLEY DODDS | Posted 02.13.2014 | Technology

LONDON (AP) — International law enforcement agencies say the recent $45 million dollar ATM heist is just one of many scams they're fighting in an un...

21st Century Bank Heist

AP | Posted 05.10.2013 | Technology

NEW YORK — A gang of cyber-criminals stole $45 million in a matter of hours by hacking their way into a database of prepaid debit cards and then fan...

U.S. Authorities Claim One Of Biggest Cyber Crime Victories

Posted 06.14.2011 | Technology

By Diane Bartz and Jim Finkle WASHINGTON/BOSTON | Wed Apr 13, 2011 6:55pm EDT (Reuters) - U.S. authorities claimed one of their biggest victories ag...

Happy Mother's Day! Tips to Keep Mom's Laptop Safe

Christopher Burgess | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Christopher Burgess

These are tips that will help your family stay safe from cyber criminals not only on Mother's Day but also throughout every day of the year.

Eastern European Cyber Criminals Prey On U.S. Businesses

washingtonpost.com | Brian Krebs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Organized cyber gangs in Eastern Europe are increasingly preying on small and mid-sized companies in the United States, setting off a multi-million do...

Cyber Criminals More Cunning Than Ever

Washington Post | Brian Krebs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The year 2007 may go down in the annals of Internet crime as the year when organized cyber criminals finally got serious about their marketing strateg...