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'I haven't done anything wrong,' teary accused in swatting case told police

Dabbing at tears with his mother at his side, a 17-year-old boy accused of terrorizing schools and homes by calling in fake emergencies across North America told police on the day of his arrest that he didn’t do anything wrong and just wanted to go home. 385 more words

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Click-Fraud Attack Morphs into Ransomware Risk in a Couple of Hours

Folks STOP CLICKING ON ADDS YOU ARE KILLING YOURSELVES.. Tech Support clean up runs from anywhere from 50.00 a hour to
500.00 per hour is what I charge… 464 more words

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Think Twice Before Linking Your Bank Account to an App...

“If you disclose your Card numbers, account numbers, PINs, User IDs, and/or Passwords to any person(s) or entity, you assume all risks and losses associated with such disclosure.” 955 more words

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How To Prevent Cyber Attacks

What is cyber crime? Computer crime, cyber or online crime, is any criminal offence which involves a network and a computer. A computer might have been used as a target or as the commission of any crime. 473 more words

Computer Crime

Review - Learning iOS Forensics

I reviewed Learning iOS Forensics, by Mattia Epifani and Pasquale Stirparo, for Forensic Focus.

Learning iOS Forensics is a practical textbook that aims to help digital forensics examiners of all levels to get to grips with the procedures involved in forensically analysing iOS devices. 160 more words

Digital Forensics

Boy enlisted Twitter contact to call in bomb threat to Milton school: trial

The 14-year-old boy, dabbing at tears with his mother at his side, told the police detective he enlisted a Twitter contact to call in a bomb threat to his southern Ontario school because he wanted to be cool. 455 more words

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Ottawa teen wrongly arrested was framed by 'swatting' accused, victim testifies

It’ll be the last time the 17-year-old high school student plays a practical joke in computer class.

The boy figured he’d get a laugh by connecting his mouse to his desk mate’s computer, but the desk mate didn’t think it was funny and already thought his computer was being monitored by authorities when the cursor seemingly moved around on its own. 505 more words

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