Unemployment insurance fraud on the rise as pandemic creates ‘perfect storm’ for identity theft | #Databreach | Pentest | #cybersecurity | #informationsecurity

Parrell Grossman said the Consumer Protection Division of the North Dakota Attorney General’s Office has processed more claims of identity theft in the first half of 2020 than in any full year on record. The vast majority of those claims, 146 out of 168, are the result of unemployment insurance…

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#computersecurity | #networkplus | VSBLTY CEO PROVIDES CORPORATE UPDATE Canadian Stock Exchange:VSBY.CN – | #cybersecurity | #informationsecurity

Philadelphia, PA, July 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VSBLTY Groupe Technologies Corp. (CSE: VSBY) (Frankfurt: 5VS) (OTC:VSBGF) (“VSBLTY”), a leading security and retail software technology company, today released its CEO Update to highlight a number of recent milestones and provide an outlook for the coming quarters. Financial Highlights VSBLTY Founder & CEO Jay…

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#NetworkSecurity | #computernetworks | Global Network Monitoring Market (2018 to 2026) – | #cybersecurity | #informationsecurity

Dublin, July 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Network Monitoring Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size, and Forecasts up to 2026” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The report on the global network monitoring market provides qualitative and quantitative analysis for the period from 2018 to 2026. The…

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‘Filthy rich’ Nigerian socialite charged in US over cyber fraud: The Standard | #cyberfraud | #criminal | #cybersecurity | #informationsecurity

Popular Nigerian Instagram celebrity, Ramon Abbas popularly known as Hushpuppi. Photo [Courtesy,Standard] A Nigerian Instagram celebrity with 2.4 million followers and known for his flamboyant lifestyle could face a statutory sentence for money laundering and cyber crime. Ramon Abbas, alias Hushpuppi, 37, has appeared in court in the US, accused of…

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#computersecurity | #comptia | New MS in Cybersecurity Program Offered at Fairfield University – | #cybersecurity | #informationsecurity

The School of Engineering is now accepting applications for a new Master of Science in Cybersecurity (MSCYB) program at Fairfield University. Offering a dynamic, hands-on learning experiences for both remote and in-person instruction through Fairfield’s new state-of-art Cybersecurity Lab, classes are scheduled to begin in fall 2020. Professionals with advanced…

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North Korean hackers linked to web skimming (Magecart) attacks, report says | #cyberfraud | #criminal | #cybersecurity | #informationsecurity

(Image: via file footage/CBSNews.com) North Korea’s state-sponsored hacking crews are breaking into online stores to insert malicious code that can steal buyers’ payment card details as they visit the checkout page and fill in payment forms. Attacks on online stores have been going on since May 2019, said Dutch cyber-security…

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#mobilesecurity | #android | #iphone | Huawei 5G May Be Axed from British Network after Intelligence Report Predicts Security Risks on Mobile Infrastructure | #cybersecurity | #informationsecurity

Britain will remove Huawei technology from its 5G network after an intelligence report warned about huge security risks clouding the telecoms company. The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) reported on Sunday, July 5, that Huawei’s products are not secure following the new sanctions issued by the US against the firm…….

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PayPal Account Details Sold On The Dark Web For As Little As $200 – channelnews | #deepweb | #darkweb | #cybersecurity | #informationsecurity

Cybersecurity research firm Privacy Affairs have discovered that for less than US$1,500, cybercriminals on the dark web can obtain genuine information and forged documents that would allow them to all but take over someone’s identity. In their investigation, Privacy Affairs found that PayPal account details were by far the most…

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#cybersecurity | #comptia | #info | Hushpuppi and Mr.Woodbery, BEC scammers: Welcome to Chicago! | #cybersecurity | #informationsecurity

There are quite a few West African scammers who try to explain away their wealth by claiming they are a “bitcoin entrepreneur” or “real estate investor” when in fact they conduct Business Email Compromise scams against American companies, and Romance Scams against vulnerable women, and steal their money.  Back in……

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KPMG’s global cyber challenge 2020 prepares consultants to best support clients facing cyber attacks | #cyberfraud | #criminal | #cybersecurity | #informationsecurity

KPMG in Sri Lanka Partner – Head of Advisory Priyanka Jayatilake a Jayatilake   As times are changing more rapidly than ever, the number of platforms going digital has seen a significant increase during the outbreak of COVID-19. Transition towards digitally connected entities fully operating in a cyber age, has…

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