Monday, 25 October 2021

Tag Archives: malware

International cyber-crime gang busted

NEW YORK: An international crime gang which used malware to steal $100m (£77m) from more than 40,000 victims has been dismantled. A complex police operation conducted investigations in the US, Bulgaria, Germany, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. The gang infected computers with GozNym malware, which captured online banking details to access ...

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South Korea Investigating North Korea in Bitcoin Hack

SEOUL: South Korean officials are investigating whether North Korea was involved in the theft from and collapse of a bitcoin exchange in South Korea Tuesday, according to published reports. The Wall Street Journal reported late Wednesday that investigators are looking into the hack of Youbit, based in Seoul, and added ...

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British Indian bank employee jailed for money-laundering

LONDON: An British-Indian employee of Barclays Bank who acted as a “personal bank manager” to two money launderers has been jailed for six years and four months for his role in a conspiracy to launder more than £2.5 million that had been stolen using malware. Cyber crime officials said London-based Jinal ...

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Kapil and Salman declared most dangerous Indian celebrities

MUMBAI: The recent research by infamous McAfee reveals Indian celebrities who are likely to lead to unsafe results, exposing to malicious websites and malware. Comedian Kapil Sharma and Superstar Salman Khan have topped the list of ‘riskiest celebrity to search online’. McAfee’s report, which is in its 11th edition, found ...

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