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April 9, 2022
With little more than a week until Tax Day (April 18th), the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is warning citizens that scams are on the rise and are encouraging extra caution when filing your returns. Scammers love to take advantage of chaos. Whether it be the fear of the pandemic or the stress of the holiday...
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Since the invasion of Ukraine, an extraordinary coalition of allies is working together to isolate Russia economically, imposing sanctions and cutting off access to the global financial system. This campaign has shown success in degrading Russia’s economy. The Kremlin, however, may find a financial lifeline in an unlikely place—Africa. The more successful the economic war...
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BANGKOK (AP) — India’s power sector has been targeted by hackers in a long-term operation thought to have been carried out by a state-sponsored Chinese group, a U.S.-based private cybersecurity company detailed in a new report. Over the last several months, the Insikt Group, the threat research division of Massachusetts-based Recorded Future, said it has...
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Since the invasion of Ukraine, an extraordinary coalition of allies is working together to isolate Russia economically, imposing sanctions and cutting off access to the global financial system. This campaign has shown success in degrading Russia’s economy. The Kremlin, however, may find a financial lifeline in an unlikely place—Africa. The more successful the economic war...
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Eric Risberg Sherry Williams, executive director of One Treasure Island, poses for a photo at her office on Tuesday, April 5, 2022, in San Francisco. Business Email Compromise scams are a type of crime where criminals hack into email accounts, pretend to be someone they’re not and fool victims into sending money to places they...
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New Delhi: The official Twitter account of the University Grants Commission (UGC) India was hacked on Sunday. The breach has come to notice when some unidentified hackers took control of UGC India’s Twitter account and posted a long thread of irrelevant tweets tagging numerous unknown persons across the world. The hacker has also used a...
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CAPE CORAL A new phone scam is making its way around Southwest Florida. The scam was reported to Cape Coral police on Thursday. According to a Cape Coral police report, it all starts with phone calls and texts from an unknown number. A victim got a text message saying “you owe some money.” But, the...
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KAMPALA, Uganda — This week, the panel of climate experts convened by the United Nations delivered a clear message: To stand a chance of curbing dangerous climate change, we can’t afford to build more fossil fuel infrastructure. We must also rapidly phase out the fossil fuels we’re using. In moments like this, the media rarely...
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This weekly digest is an extended version of the newsletter emailed to subscribers every Wednesday. As well as listing the week’s news items, it also includes the week’s Book Review, additions to Book Watch and latest news from the I Programmer Library. Top of the list come the week’s two feature articles. To receive this digest...
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A 27-year-old man stole more than $575,000 worth of cryptocurrency from an elderly person while he was setting up technology in the victim’s home, according to the Clearwater Police Department. Aaron Daniel Motta of Pinellas Park faces felony charges of grand theft and offenses against computer users, according to an arrest affidavit. Motta was at...
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Sherry Williams, executive director of One Treasure Island, poses for a photo at her office on Tuesday, April 5, 2022, in San Francisco. Business Email Compromise scams are a type of crime where criminals hack into email accounts, pretend to be someone they’re not and fool victims into sending money to places they aren’t supposed...
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Days after the Himachal Pradesh high court expressed displeasure over the investigation into the multi-crore scholarship scam in the state, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrested seven persons, including top employees of various private educational institutes, officials said on Saturday. Those in the CBI net are Gulshan Sharma, owner of ITFT, New Chandigarh; Vikas...
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MENLO PARK, Calif., March 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Prevasio, Inc., a startup providing next-generation tools to democratize Cloud Security Posture Management, announces that Oscar Marquez will be joining the company as CEO. In his new role, Oscar will be spearheading the expansion of Prevasio globally.   “With the massive development we’ve experienced recently, building...
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04/08 Update below. This post was originally published on April 5 Chrome users, you need to act. Google has confirmed another highly dangerous hack of Chrome, its third in 10 days. Here is everything you need to know to stay safe. A new zero-day high threat level hack has been found in Google Chrome LIGHTROCKET...
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Published 29 December 2021 The Managing Director of CEOAFRICA, Cletus Ilobanafor, has been appointed as one of the members of the African Languages Week Coordinating Committee of the African Union. According to a statement by the company, the appointment was confirmed in a letter dated December 9, and signed by the Executive Secretary of Afican...
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Sherry Williams, executive director of One Treasure Island, poses for a photo at her office on Tuesday, April 5, 2022, in San Francisco. Business Email Compromise scams are a type of crime where criminals hack into email accounts, pretend to be someone they’re not and fool victims into sending money to places they aren’t supposed...
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NaviSec discovered a critical zero-day exploit affecting all versions of Cacti services prior to release 1.2.20. Successful exploitation can allow unauthorized access to sensitive information. TAMPA, Fla., April 9, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — While conducting offensive security testing for a third-party client, NaviSec’s Delta Team discovered a critical zero-day exploit for all versions of Cacti services...
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Operating under the premise that “everyone who works hard deserves the opportunity to succeed,” the folks at Antioch-based nonprofit Opportunity Junction are working on a fundraiser to help continue to offer education and career counseling programs to Contra Costa County residents. The virtual 2022 Imagine Gala will feature a silent auction and special event April...
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Sherry Williams, executive director of One Treasure Island, poses for a photo at her office on Tuesday, April 5, 2022, in San Francisco. Business Email Compromise scams are a type of crime where criminals hack into email accounts, pretend to be someone they’re not and fool victims into sending money to places they aren’t supposed...
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Gretchen A. Peck | for Editor & Publisher In the simplest of terms, Section 230 — or, more formally, Section 230 of the Communications Act of 1934, enacted as part of the Communications Decency Act in 1996 — distinguishes platforms from publishers. Publishers can be held liable for content they produce and disseminate, but the...
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