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Feds: Chicago Woman Targeted By State Department Employee In Cyberstalking Case

CHICAGO (CBS) — An Illinois woman was allegedly targeted by a U.S. State Department employee accused of cyber-stalking young women.

Federal prosecutors in Georgia said Michael C. 100 more words

News

Why Hackers Love Companies Who Use Social Media - The Point

I read an interesting article that discusses the intersection between social media and cybersecurity. The gist is that the bad guys use information they learn on social media ( 29 more words

Digital Information Law

Grade-hacking case brings 16 more felony charges for private tutor suspect

The former private tutor at the centre of a high school grade-fixing scandal in California has been charged with a further 16 felony counts, on top of five he was already facing, and could be looking at 16 years in jail. 392 more words

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A Cautionary Tale: Make Sure Your Investigator Follows The Law

In a white-collar case, the prosecutors have the FBI on their side. A private lawyer can’t call on armed agents to investigate a case. Hiring a good private investigator, then, can make all the difference. 709 more words

Ethics

Is China responsible for all the hacking it has been blamed for? Not according to Norse.

An interesting article about Norse’s upgrades to its ipviking system indicate that China may not be quite as bad as we previously thought:

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Computer Fraud

Private Investigators, You Are Not Immune From the Computer Hacking Laws

I have seen far too many cases where private investigators do things like install keyloggers on estranged-spouses computers, install sniffer programs to find their login credentials, and do other nefarious activities to hack their way into computers. 90 more words

Computer Fraud And Abuse Act

The FALCON strikes back - Huge counter cybercrime operations in London

London has been the centre of one of the biggest counter cybercrime operations with 35 out of the 57 arrests made across the UK.

100 police officers have been deployed this week in raids by Britain’s National Crime Agency and Met Police FALCON units, the Territorial Support Group (TSG) and local police teams. 801 more words

Crime