Bhubaneswar: Cocking a snook on cyber security, the tricksters have duped a general manager (GM) of a big company of more than Rs 20 lakh on the pretext of providing him a better job.There is a surfeit in cybercrime cases amidst the pandemic which has turned a headache for the Odisha Police. The crooks have been following different tactics like online sale of liquor, expiry of Paytm KYC to trick the gullible netizens into their trap.
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The COVID 19 pandemic has radically changed the nature of everyday work, forcing employees to do large parts of their jobs via remote access. Cybercriminals especially ransomware operators are aware of the shift and attempt to exploit the new opportunities and increase their illicit earnings. ESET telemetry confirms this trend in an uptick in the number of unique clients who reported brute force attack attempts blocked via ESET s network attack detection technology.Before the lockdown, most employees worked from the office and used infrastructure monitored and controlled by their IT department. But the coronavirus pandemic has brought a major shift to the status quo. Today, a huge proportion of office work occurs via home devices with workers accessing sensitive company systems through Windows Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) a proprietary solution created by Microsoft to allow connecting to the corporate network from remote computers.
Chelsea star Fikayo Tomori could be tempted by an approach from Nigeria, with Gareth Southgate warned over his talent being wasted by Garth Crooks.Frank Lampard has brought the central defender into his first team plans after an impressive season at Derby last time out.
Garth Crooks has admitted that Tammy Abraham proved him wrong during Chelsea s win against Norwich on Saturday after he previously deemed the striker to not be good enough.Abraham endured a difficult start to the season after missing the decisive penalty during Chelsea s Super Cup defeat to Liverpool before receiving deplorable racist abuse on social media afterwards.
A fake iPhone charger has been developed that could allow cyber crooks to hijack victims apos; computers.
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He plays one on tvAt first it was hard to tell whether the clip was serious. Standing next to a Christmas tree, Volodymyr Zelensky, one of the most famous comedians in Ukraine, posted a video on New Year 's Eve announcing his bid for the presidency. Most people in Ukraine already knew him as the guy who plays the President on television. In his hit sitcom, Servant of the People, he stars as a history teacher who gets elected by accident and becomes the only honest leader in a system full of crooks.
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The so called Cobalt Group is slinging spear phishing emails in an attempt to get into the systems of targeted financial organisations. The emails are set up to look like they were sent by a firm or partner that would normally have dealings with the target orgs, increasing the likelihood of infection. The hacking group then uses tools that can bypass Windows defences to burrow deeper into compromised networks.Security firm NETSCOUT said that recently intercepted phishing emails targeting NS Bank (Russia) and Banca Comercial Carpatica Patria Bank (Romania) were sent by Cobalt Group. The attribution is based on analysis of the contents of these dodgy emails and the infrastructure of the online traps they attempt to trick the unwary into visiting.
The England full back made it into the BBC presenter s #8216;Team of the Week; and Crooks was full of praise for the 19 year old.Speaking about his performance on the BBC website Crooks said: "This lad gets better every time I see him. Against a dogged Brighton, the Liverpool and England full back showed a maturity well beyond his years.
Liverpool supporters are on cloud nine at the moment as the Reds are enjoying their best start to a Premier League season for five years. Three wins on the trot saw Brendan Rodgers come so close to winning the league in his time on Merseyside back in 13 14.Klopp 's thrilling side is yet to concede a goal this season and a crucial part of the German 's defence that is earning so many plaudits is young Trent Alexander Arnold, who is going from strength to strength.
First, a quick recap: Epic Games has decided to eschew distributing the Android version of its blockbuster game, Fortnite, via Google Play, instead making it available exclusively from its own website. Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney has said that the move reflects the company s goal to bring its games directly to customers , although he also made no bones about their motivation to avoid what he called a bad deal served up by PC and smartphone storefronts to game developers.What may be in store for the security of users as a result of the move? The picture may not be pretty. In fact, the decision immediately had many in the cybersecurity community scrambling for their keyboards to warn of risks that the move unprecedented for such a smash hit app may spell for its huge player base. And justifiably so, as the decision happens to play into the hands of crooks of various stripes, however unintentionally. Put bluntly, it gives a field day to scammers to take aim at millions of gamers who are too thrilled (or na ve) to look out for threats.
Credit card skimmers are small, electronic devices that criminals can install inside the card reader at a gas pump and are undetectable to consumers. When people swipe their cards to make a payment, the skimmer copies the card;s data. Some skimmers must be physically retrieved by the criminals to capture consumers; payment data, but newer types use Bluetooth technology to send out the information to crooks.Card skimmers have become such a rampant issue that federal agents are warning holiday travelers to take precautions. Over the weekend, Secret Service agents went on a skimmer hunt, looking in over 80 locations in 21 states. They found an alarming 59 skimmers, according to ABC News. The Secret Service estimates that millions of dollars are stolen from consumers hit by skimmers every year.
To ensure that the many fake outs in Ocean 's 8 ring true, writer director Gary Ross enlisted a master of deception: Helder Guimaraes. The Portugal born magician mdash; whose dazzling sleight of hand has won him scores of accolades and Hollywood admirers including Neil Patrick Harris (who directed his 2012 show, Nothing to Hide), J.J. Abrams, Rob Reiner and even Stephen Sondheim mdash; was brought on as a script consultant.Guimaraes, 35, considers himself quot;a very honest person, quot; but his line of work mdash; which boils down to quot;making people believe one thing while you 're doing a different thing quot; mdash; offers unique insights into the minds of career crooks.
An elderly couple have been scammed out of pound;15,000 after crooks posed as BT workers, the PSNI have said.The culprits tricked the couple into thinking they worked for the telecommunications company and said they needed access to their computer to fix a fault.
Samantha Holvey, Jessica Leeds and Rachel Crooks appeared on Megyn Kelly Today and hosted a press conference, which featured video testimonials from 13 other women who are also Trump accusers, to call for Trump to be held accountable for his alleged actions.While dozens of other men have lost their jobs over alleged sexual misconduct in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, including Democratic Sen. Al Franken and Rep. John Conyers, some of Trump 's accusers have said that they 're frustrated their allegations haven 't had the same effect on the President.
Samantha Holvey, Rachel Crooks and Jessica Leeds all appeared at a press conference Monday with Robert Greenwald, the founder of Brave New Films. Before the press conference began, Brave New Films showed a video the company had produced showing testimonials from 16 women who have alleged President Trump had sexually harassed them. Testimonies from Holvey, Crooks and Leeds were included in the film.The three women also appeared on Megyn Kelly 's show on NBC this morning, and their stories had been publicized before. But Crooks explained that the allegations have a new meaning with the power of the #MeToo movement, which has resulted in disclosures of sexual harassment allegations that have brought down powerful men like Matt Lauer and Harvey Weinstein.
Thousands of bogus Google Maps businesses are being added to the app every day but many of them are traps