The “evolution” of these markets is making cybercrime easier than ever before. Are you in the market for stolen data? How about some tools to help you steal data or make money by hijacking other people’s computers? Well you’re in luck. It is now easier than ever to engage in cybercrime thanks to “next generation” … More Next Generation Dark Markets? Think Amazon or eBay for criminals
ESET Ireland looks at the latest scam targeting Irish users, using their passwords as bait, mentioning adult websites and trying to extort large sums of money. “It is just so unfortunate. I’m aware login123 is your password. More importantly, I know about your secret and I’ve evidence of this,” says an email received by many … More They have my password, now they’re blackmailing me!
eBay customers had their personally identifiable information compromised as the online auction giant announced that a database including encrypted passwords and non-financial customer data was breached in late February and early March. Users are being asked to change their eBay passwords. This incident could have been worse had the financial data been kept together with … More eBay customers urged to change their passwords after breach