Scams and Crime
Cybersecurity Event Cancelled After Being Hit By CybercriminalsOctober 24, 2022
An online cybersecurity event with 2,500 people already logged in had to be cancelled after suspected...
Does Law Enforcement Have More Control Over Cryptocurrencies Than People Believe? (How Did The FBI Seize Bitcoin From The Colonial Pipeline Hackers?)May 31, 2022
According to the FBI, it has successfully seized most of the Bitcoin ransom paid by Colonial...
The FBI Warns About A Google Voice Scam That Is Not New, But Still Finding Plenty Of VictimsJanuary 26, 2022
The FBI recently warned the public that many people are still falling prey to a Google...
Lawmakers Should Update The Anti-Money-Laundering Act Of 2020 To Account For InflationJune 17, 2021
On Jan. 1, 2021, the United States government enacted as federal law the Anti-Money Laundering Act...
Cybercriminals Are Impersonating Meal-Kit Services In Order To Steal Money And Personal InformationJune 1, 2021
Cybercriminals Are Impersonating Meal-Kit Services In Order To Steal Money And Personal Information Cybercriminals are exploiting...
Beware Fraudulent Emails, Websites, and Faxes Bearing Names Of Real Attorneys And Law FirmsFebruary 10, 2021
Criminals are impersonating attorneys and law firms as part of sophisticated versions of classic “Nigerian Prince”...
Free COVID-19 Masks Arriving At People’s Homes Across The USA Are Likely Part Of A Cyber ScamFebruary 7, 2021
People living in many different areas of the USA are reporting receiving to their homes in...
Keyless Car Entry Systems May Allow Anyone To Open And Steal Your VehicleJanuary 28, 2021
Hands-free car-entry systems that allow people to unlock their car doors without the need to push...
Images Of Government-Issued IDs Should Not Be Trusted For AuthenticationJanuary 11, 2021
Government Issued identity documents (IDs), such as passports and drivers’ licenses, may be appropriate forms of...
Warning To Employers And Their Former Employees: Ex-Engineer Sentenced To 2 Years In Prison For Hacking Cisco’s WebExDecember 14, 2020
A former Cisco engineer was sentenced this past Wednesday (December 9, 2020) to 24 months in...
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