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Bitcoin-funded online casino turned a $572,000 profit after six months of operation

Bitcoin-funded online casino turned a $572,000 profit after six months of operation | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The digital currency known as Bitcoin has recently found a home in online casinos as a way to circumvent the government's crackdown on digital gambling. Now, a few of those casinos have released...
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FBI Links Chinese Government to Cyber Attacks on U.S. Companies - Washington Free Beacon

FBI Links Chinese Government to Cyber Attacks on U.S. Companies - Washington Free Beacon | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Computer hackers linked to the Chinese government used two Chinese telecom companies and the Baidu search engine to mount mass data disruption attacks on American websites involved in circumventing Be...
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Traditional crooks including violent offenders turn to cyber crime - Telegraph.co.uk

Traditional crooks including violent offenders turn to cyber crime - Telegraph.co.uk | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
More than half of digital thieves have criminal record in ‘real world,’ police find
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Opinion: Egypt’s cybercrime bill poses threat to freedom of expression

Opinion: Egypt’s cybercrime bill poses threat to freedom of expression | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The draft law gives Egyptian authorities more power to control the Internet under the pretext of national security, leading the way to censorship of online news, cultural and political sites, and controversial views on the Web.
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Remove Satoshi as Founding Member, Says Bitcoin Foundation Director - CoinDesk

Remove Satoshi as Founding Member, Says Bitcoin Foundation Director - CoinDesk | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Bitcoin Foundation executive director Bruce Fenton has proposed removing the organisation's founding members, including bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto.
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Microsoft Facial Recognition Software Can Guess Your Age - IGN

Microsoft Facial Recognition Software Can Guess Your Age - IGN | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
To show off its cloud analytics services, Microsoft invited users to upload photos and let software guess their age.
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Location Is Your Most Critical Data, and Everyone’s Watching

Location Is Your Most Critical Data, and Everyone’s Watching | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Your phone's ability to pin-point your exact location gives us plenty to be excited about. But this world of always-on GPS raises new questions about what happens to our data.
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How to Browse Deep Web using Tor on iPhone and iPad? | iAppnalysis | Apps and Games Review

How to Browse Deep Web using Tor on iPhone and iPad? | iAppnalysis | Apps and Games Review | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
A tutorial on, "How to Browse Deep Web using Tor Browser on iPhone and iPad?"
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Voicing concerns: Committee formed to prevent cybercrime bill from being enacted - The Express Tribune

Voicing concerns: Committee formed to prevent cybercrime bill from being enacted - The Express Tribune | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Speakers criticise the bill and term it the ‘Cyber Talibanisation Bill’.
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IT industry opposes cybercrime bill - The Express Tribune

IT industry opposes cybercrime bill - The Express Tribune | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The bill paves way for choking access to the internet in the name of information security in Pakistan, says Arzak
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NA session on Cybercrime Bill 2015 postponed till next week - The Express Tribune

NA session on Cybercrime Bill 2015 postponed till next week - The Express Tribune | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Lawmakers show little interest in crucial bill with most absent from Friday's session
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Britain could legitimize Bitcoin through regulation | VentureBeat ...

Britain could legitimize Bitcoin through regulation | VentureBeat ... | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
In addition to Blocksign's Bitcoin-based electric signature launch on Tuesday, Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne is signaling that the UK wants to regulate Bitcoin, or virtual currency systems like it, as legal ...
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Banking trojan scourge gallops on, despite more fences - The Register

Banking trojan scourge gallops on, despite more fences - The Register | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
New threats evolved in 2014, mainly aimed at the US
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Students learn important secrets behind cyber forensics - Indianapolis Business Journal

Students learn important secrets behind cyber forensics - Indianapolis Business Journal | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Digital forensics students take a rigorous course load that includes criminology, policing, criminal evidence, criminal law, computer science, computer security, digital forensics and geographic information systems.
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AG Lynch Urges Corporate, Government Cooperation to Fight Cybercrime - Insurance Journal

AG Lynch Urges Corporate, Government Cooperation to Fight Cybercrime - Insurance Journal | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Attorney General Loretta Lynch this week urged greater cooperation between the government and private industry to combat computer hackers, a key component
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Ryanair falls prey to cybercrime - Resource Investor

Ryanair falls prey to cybercrime - Resource Investor | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Europe’s largest airliner in terms of passengers, Ryanair, has had $5 million siphoned from one of its bank accounts.
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NYC Bar Association says lawyers do not violate ethical duty by reporting suspected cyber crime

NYC Bar Association says lawyers do not violate ethical duty by reporting suspected cyber crime | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
If an attorney has performed “reasonable diligence” to determine whether a prospective client is actually attempting fraud, the opinion says, then the attorney is free to report.
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Quebec hacker busted for spying via webcams, harassing children - CBC.ca

Quebec hacker busted for spying via webcams, harassing children - CBC.ca | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
A Quebec woman is facing criminal charges for allegedly taking over people's computers remotely, spying on them through their web cameras and harassing them through their computer speakers.
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Google Launches A Marketplace To Buy Patents From Interested Sellers

Google Launches A Marketplace To Buy Patents From Interested Sellers | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
 Google announced this morning the launch of an experimental program that will allow it to purchase patents from businesses and other patent holders who wish to sell.
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See everything you've ever Googled - Komando

See everything you've ever Googled - Komando | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Google soaks up information like a sponge, including yours. Find out what Google knows about you....
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How the Isle of Man aims to become the bitcoin capital of the world

How the Isle of Man aims to become  the bitcoin capital of the world | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Ireland might learn as the Isle of Man positions itself as the new bitcoin capital of the world
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5 Ways to Spend Bitcoin in Amsterdam - CoinDesk

5 Ways to Spend Bitcoin in Amsterdam - CoinDesk | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
CoinDesk takes a look at five different ways in which you can fund a trip to Amsterdam.
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Estonia recruits volunteer army of 'cyber warriors' - Telegraph.co.uk

Estonia recruits volunteer army of 'cyber warriors' - Telegraph.co.uk | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
General Jonathan Shaw, head of Britain's Defence Cyber Security Programme from 2011 until 2012, says UK should follow Estonia's example
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Spanish Bitcoin Community Celebrates Bitcoin's VAT Exemption - CoinDesk

Spanish Bitcoin Community Celebrates Bitcoin's VAT Exemption - CoinDesk | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Spain's bitcoin community is celebrating following confirmation that the cryptocurrency is exempt from Value Added Tax (VAT) in the country.
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Biometrics May Ditch The Password, But Not The Hackers

Biometrics May Ditch The Password, But Not The Hackers | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Fingerprints, facial and voice recognition — companies are investing in more secure methods to verify people. But even biometrics can be defeated, and they raise privacy concerns.
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FBI Warns Law Enforcement on Hacker Attacks - Washington Free Beacon

FBI Warns Law Enforcement on Hacker Attacks - Washington Free Beacon | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The FBI sent a warning to law enforcement and other public officials on Tuesday to be on guard for cyber attacks from hackers. “Law enforcement personnel and public officials may be at an increas
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