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Call centre staffer who delivered a stone instead of mobile phone caught

Neighbourhood Technology Desk: Call centre employee was nabbed by cyber-crime cell of Vadodara city police for cheating a resident of Fatehpura by delivering him a stone instead of a mobile phone.  157 more words

India

In a policy memo issued quietly in late May, the Department of Defense prohibited the U.S Marine Corps from continuing to purchase and use commercial off-the-shelf drones, known at COTS, after cybersecurity vulnerabilities were exposed.

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US Politics

Internet Crime Report 2017 has been Released

The Internet Crime Report is a report compiled by the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center or IC3.  The report contains statistics based on all complaint data received by the IC3 and then published for the public. 74 more words

Information Security

Here's An Absolute Truth: All Results From Election 2016 MUST BE TOSSED. Otherwise It'll Be 'SLAVERY: The Sequel'

Excuse me if we ‘cut to the chase’ (as we’re known for saying too many times for our own good in my business) — Russia touched or influenced or CORRUPTED virtually every facet of Election 2016. 873 more words

Settlement funds stolen from Australia's new electronic property transfer system

Today the Brisbane Times is reporting a high profile case of cyber-fraud on Australia’s new electronic property transfer system.  It is amazing sometimes how easily things can go horribly, horribly wrong with electronic payment systems. 92 more words

In The News

Enter The Dark by Chris Thomas

About the book:

An anonymous website, a few clicks, and Joe Henderson’s life is changed forever.
‘The Red Room’ is the only place where the failings of a weak justice system are righted and where the line between good and evil becomes blurred. 312 more words

Books

Digital media as a democratizing space in the Mekong region

With broader sectors active in the input and output of information, the internet has clearly democratized the process of communication.

Digital media has reduced the gap between the strong and the weak by empowering ordinary citizens, and it has also lowered the costs of coordination and collective action. 1,206 more words

Digital Media