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Iran: Use of some Mobile SIM Cards is considered “Cybercrime” - NCR-Iran.org (press release)

Iran: Use of some Mobile SIM Cards is considered “Cybercrime” - NCR-Iran.org (press release) | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
NCR-Iran.org (press release) Iran: Use of some Mobile SIM Cards is considered “Cybercrime” NCR-Iran.org (press release) NCRI - The Iranian regime's State Security Forces declared that use of a brand of SIM card is considered a "cybercrime" and they...
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How and why you should use a VPN to protect your data's final mile - Macworld

How and why you should use a VPN to protect your data's final mile - Macworld | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Virtual private networks (VPNs for hire) are cheap and very easy to use on your Mac, iPhone, and iPad.
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Charlie Hebdo: 'Islamist cyber attacks' hit France - BBC News

Charlie Hebdo: 'Islamist cyber attacks' hit France - BBC News | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Media sites suffer outage a day after the French government warns of cyber attacks, although it is unclear whether the two are linked.
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Sprint’s Net Neutrality Reversal Shows How Bad Things Are for ISPs

Sprint’s Net Neutrality Reversal Shows How Bad Things Are for ISPs | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Sprint surprised everyone this week by saying that it was ok with Title II regulation. Maybe it's a sign that the company just has less to lose than its bigger rivals.
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Internet: How websites are experimenting on you

Internet: How websites are experimenting on you | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Websites are using hidden tricks to make you click or buy without realising, and the way they do it can be both baffling and controversial, finds Chris Baraniuk
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Police find no wrongdoing after Saanich mayor says spyware secretly installed ... - The Globe and Mail

Police find no wrongdoing after Saanich mayor says spyware secretly installed ... - The Globe and Mail | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Richard Atwell alleged, among other things, that software had been secretly installed on his computer to track his activities
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Artists programme bot to buy drugs on Silk Road, everyone wonders what to do ... - CITY A.M.

Artists programme bot to buy drugs on Silk Road, everyone wonders what to do ... - CITY A.M. | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Forget trees quietly falling in forests - here's a far more modern problem.
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Microsoft Is Teaching Cybersecurity to Cities Around the World—For Free

Microsoft Is Teaching Cybersecurity to Cities Around the World—For Free | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Cybersecurity isn’t just an issue for the feds and big companies like Google and Facebook. Cities of all sizes around the world are increasingly reliant on information systems that could be vulnerable to attack.
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Britain and US to train 'cyber-agents' to protect UK's banks from terrorists

Britain and US to train 'cyber-agents' to protect UK's banks from terrorists | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
British and American "cyber-agents" are to join forces to protect the UK's biggest banks, as well as transport systems and energy supplies, from potentially crippling online terrorist attack.
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White House: Obama law would foster info-sharing on cybercrime - CNN

White House: Obama law would foster info-sharing on cybercrime - CNN | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Under a new White House proposal, private companies will be partially protected from legal action when they share information with the federal government about cybercrime, officials said Tuesday.
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Will Bitcoin ever rebound? - CNNMoney

Will Bitcoin ever rebound? - CNNMoney | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
It's hard to imagine Bitcoin having a tougher year than 2014. But prices are still plunging. One investing pro thinks Bitcoin is headed to the 'trash heap.' But it may be wrong to write Bitcoin's obituary.
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Chinese police department purchased spyware - SC Magazine

Chinese police department purchased spyware - SC Magazine | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
A police department in Wenzhou bought a coding machine and software used to plant Trojans in jailbroken iPhones and Androids.
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France hit by unprecedented wave of cyber attacks - CBS News

France hit by unprecedented wave of cyber attacks - CBS News | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Top cyberdefense official says 19,000 French sites attacked, some by known Islamic hackers
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Undercover Agent Reveals How He Helped the FBI Trap Silk Road’s Ross Ulbricht

Undercover Agent Reveals How He Helped the FBI Trap Silk Road’s Ross Ulbricht | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The DHS's undercover Silk Road agent who was chatting online with Silk Road's boss during his arrest has finally told his story.
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Facebook sets up 'dark web' link to access network via Tor | TechFeasta

Facebook sets up 'dark web' link to access network via Tor | TechFeasta | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
While it was already possible to access Facebook via Tor, the new set-up means all data is encrypted and Tor users are not mistaken for hacked accounts.
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Why Bitcoin is and isn't like the Internet - Pulse

Why Bitcoin is and isn't like the Internet - Pulse | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Pulse Why Bitcoin is and isn't like the Internet Pulse In the post that follows I'm trying to develop what I see to be strong analogues to another crucial period/turning point in the history of technology, but like all such comparisons, the...
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Are Facial Recognition Vending Machines Ethical?

Are Facial Recognition Vending Machines Ethical? | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Should facial recognition software be used in vending machines to deny would-be snackers certain items based on their health profile?
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Forensics professor sees digital data as future crime solver

Forensics professor sees digital data as future crime solver | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Data analysis will likely be the DNA of the future, Dwight Adams said.
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Without Drugs, What's the Point of Bitcoin? - The Atlantic

Without Drugs, What's the Point of Bitcoin? - The Atlantic | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The trial of the Silk Road founder reveals enormous flaws in the decentralized currency.
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The problem with Big Data

The problem with Big Data | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Big Data just keeps on getting bigger and bigger. Its almost like Moores Law. And...it has a domino effect.
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DHS Believed Mt. Gox CEO Might Have Been Silk Road’s Secret Mastermind

DHS Believed Mt. Gox CEO Might Have Been Silk Road’s Secret Mastermind | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Long before the Department of Homeland Security set its sights on Ross Ulbricht, the agency had another surprising suspect in mind as the possible creator and administrator of the Silk Road’s massive online drug market: Mark Karpeles, the chief...
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GCHQ, NSA cyber war games will test bank security - ZDNet

GCHQ, NSA cyber war games will test bank security - ZDNet | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Surveillance agencies set up joint 'cyber cells' to share information and boost defences.
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Even the Guy Who Designed the iPod Might Not Be Able to Save Google Glass

Even the Guy Who Designed the iPod Might Not Be Able to Save Google Glass | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Google had hoped Glass' early users would help find the functions for its form; now iPod designer and Nest CEO Tony Fadell is tasked with pushing reset on that unsuccessful effort.
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Bitcoin's Plunge Bites 'Miners' - Wall Street Journal

Bitcoin's Plunge Bites 'Miners' - Wall Street Journal | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
A rapid collapse in the value of bitcoin is squeezing some owners of the computers that support the digital currency and raising concerns about its viability.
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A Beginner's Guide to Understanding the Internet of Things - Re/code

A Beginner's Guide to Understanding the Internet of Things - Re/code | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Confused by the Internet of Things? This guide can help.
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No spyware on Saanich mayor Richard Atwell's computer: police - CBC.ca

No spyware on Saanich mayor Richard Atwell's computer: police - CBC.ca | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Saanich, B.C. police say municipal staff did nothing wrong when they installed security software on the work computer of Mayor Richard Atwell.
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