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Facebook Messenger accounts of some Indian users hacked in a money-related fraud
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Facebook Messenger accounts of some Indian users hacked in a money-related fraud

Users received notifications on their WhatsApp accounts from Facebook requesting a password change.

Ransomware is one of the biggest cybercrime threats of 2017: Europol
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Ransomware is one of the biggest cybercrime threats of 2017: Europol

Ransomware “has eclipsed most other cyber-threats, affecting victims across multiple industries in both the public and private sectors,” the report said.

FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Centre reports 24 percent rise in cyber crime
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FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Centre reports 24 percent rise in cyber crime

Losses from cyber crimes rose 24 percent in 2016 to over $1.33 billion, according to a report by the Federal Bureau of Investigation's IC3.

Technology should protect kids and women from cyber crime, says National Child Rights Panel
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Technology should protect kids and women from cyber crime, says National Child Rights Panel

The chief of national child rights panel said on Thursday smartphones have contributed to rise in offences against women and kids and expressed concern over increasing cases of Internet crime against children.

U.S. charges eight in $45 million cyber crime scheme
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U.S. charges eight in $45 million cyber crime scheme

The U.S. government charged eight individuals with using data obtained by hacking into two credit card processors in a worldwide scheme...