Monthly Archives: February 2018

Cybercriminals stole $16.8 billion worth of personal data in 2017
  • 20
    Feb

Cybercriminals stole $16.8 billion worth of personal data in 2017

Businesses’ efforts to combat fraud were not very successful in 2017 because it turns out that cybercriminals stole $16.8 billion personal data last year according to the latest researches. A new identity study states that the number of victims increased by 8% in 2017 compared to 2016 and it reached 16.7 million people last year. This is, unfortunately,...

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Russian Nuke Scientists, Ukrainian Professor Arrested for Bitcoin Mining
  • 14
    Feb

Russian Nuke Scientists, Ukrainian Professor Arrested for Bitcoin Mining

Authorities in Russia and Ukraine have arrested suspects this past week on accusations of using work computers to mine Bitcoin. By far the most interesting case happened in Russia, where FSB secret service agents arrested multiple suspects who had used one of Russia's most powerful supercomputers to mine Bitcoin.... read full article

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