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Hacker's Hell: Many want to narrow the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act - ABA Journal

Hacker's Hell: Many want to narrow the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act - ABA Journal | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Hacker's Hell: Many want to narrow the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
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They sent PayPal multiple communication requests, a program that hackers use to saturate networks with information and crash them.
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Data retention 'pot of gold' for future hackers

Data retention 'pot of gold' for future hackers | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
MOVES to force telecommunications companies to retain all Australian’s metadata could create a “pot of gold” for future hackers, a Telstra advisor said Thursday
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Prosecutors Trace $13.4M in Bitcoins From the Silk Road to Ulbricht’s Laptop

Prosecutors Trace $13.4M in Bitcoins From the Silk Road to Ulbricht’s Laptop | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
If anyone still believes that bitcoin is magically anonymous internet money, the U.S. government just offered what may be the clearest demonstration yet that it’s not.
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Hacker uses baby cam to watch family - KPRC Houston

Hacker uses baby cam to watch family - KPRC Houston | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
One-year-old Samantha is Carolyn and Rick’s pride and joy. So you can imagine how terrified they must have been when their nanny told them she heard a strange man’s voice coming from the Foscam security camera while she was changing Sam’s diaper.
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No, Mass Surveillance Won't Stop Terrorist Attacks - Reason.com

No, Mass Surveillance Won't Stop Terrorist Attacks - Reason.com | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Plenty of evidence shows digital dragnets do not keep us safe.
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Snowden: iPhone has Spyware that Lets Government Monitor Customers - Sputnik US

Snowden: iPhone has Spyware that Lets Government Monitor Customers - Sputnik US | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
NSA whistleblower and former government intelligence contractor Edward Snowden refuses to use Apple’s iPhone because of, what else, the smartphone’s ability to track its users without their knowledge.
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Young hacker trains cops in tackling cyber-crime cases in Punjab | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

Young hacker trains cops in tackling cyber-crime cases in Punjab | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Young hacker trains cops in tackling cyber-crime cases in Punjab - He failed in class eight but this 21-year-old ethical hacker is now training cops in cracking cyber-crime cases and helping big export houses in securing their vital data from...
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PC Magazine February Issue Now on Sale: The Real Dark Web - PC Magazine

PC Magazine February Issue Now on Sale: The Real Dark Web - PC Magazine | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The real dark underbelly of the Internet is more exciting than what you see in the movies—and much more terrifying.
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Hacking group Anonymous to target paedophiles

Hacking group Anonymous to target paedophiles | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The hacking group says it is is planning on collecting evidence against international paedophile rings to find the links between operations and ultimately bring the perpetrators to justice.
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Meet Darknet, the hidden, anonymous underbelly of the searchable Web

Meet Darknet, the hidden, anonymous underbelly of the searchable Web | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Internet is not safe because it has bad things for our kids or other things that we can see, it is unsafe because of the Darknet. Like the dark matter in space, Darknet is not seen. At least not seen by the search engines like Google, Yahoo etc.
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Bitcoin can help travellers cut costs of foreign exchange

Bitcoin can help travellers cut costs of foreign exchange | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
If you want to move cash cross-border in a hurry, bitcoin could be a way around brutal online banking charges and it's as easy as sending an email from your smartphone.
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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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DEEP WEB Film Trailer Makes Silk Road Case into a Political Statement - CryptoCoinsNews

EPIX recently announced that they would be premiering a new documentary on the underground internet black markets known as the Deep Web. They just released a new trailer for this film and, I have to say, it looks exciting.
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WHAT IS CAUSING THE BITCOIN PRICE DROP THIS TIME? | Cryptocurrency And Bitcoin News information on other digital currencies.

WHAT IS CAUSING THE BITCOIN PRICE DROP THIS TIME? | Cryptocurrency And Bitcoin News information on other digital currencies. | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
WHAT IS CAUSING THE BITCOIN PRICE DROP THIS TIME? | http://t.co/hs5pJryyLN
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Silk Road trial: Prosecutors compare Ulbricht’s e-mail with DPR’s online life

Silk Road trial: Prosecutors compare Ulbricht’s e-mail with DPR’s online life | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
NEW YORK—IRS Special Agent Gary Alford showed a jury personal e-mails from Ross Ulbricht's Gmail account that prosecutors say line up with chats and other records from the Silk Road drug-trafficking site.
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CoinTerra, yet another troubled Bitcoin miner startup, goes bust

CoinTerra, yet another troubled Bitcoin miner startup, goes bust | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The venture-backed Bitcoin startup CoinTerra has filed for bankruptcy, making it the second major miner manufacturer to do so in recent months.
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Bill Gates: Digital Currency Can Help the Poor, But Not Bitcoin

Bill Gates: Digital Currency Can Help the Poor, But Not Bitcoin | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Bill Gates has high hopes for digital currency as an important banking tool for the poor. But Bitcoin isn't one of those currencies, he said in a Reddit AMA today. At least not in its current form.
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Shining a light on the Dark Net - euronews

Shining a light on the Dark Net - euronews | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Want a fake passport? How about an arsenal of guns? Or just click online and with anonymity assured you could be dealing in drugs. It’s all there in a hidden black market called the Dark Net.
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'Dark net' site Silk Road 2.0 suspect arrested - SecuringIndustry.com

'Dark net' site Silk Road 2.0 suspect arrested - SecuringIndustry.com | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The developer believed to be at the centre of a shady marketplace on the Internet has been arrested in Seattle.
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Police use high-tech radar to peer into people's homes without a warrant

Police use high-tech radar to peer into people's homes without a warrant | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
They can even see through the Fourth Amendment.
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Bibles for Bitcoins Reviews, Ratings - Bitcoin Branches

Bibles for Bitcoins Reviews, Ratings - Bitcoin Branches | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Bibles For Bitcoins is the most simple and trusted way to [...]
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What Happens To Privacy When The Internet Is In Everything?

What Happens To Privacy When The Internet Is In Everything? | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
 This week Google’s Eric Schmidt was on a panel at the World Economic Forum in Davos, where he suggested that the future Internet will be, in one sense, invisible — because it will be embedded into everything we interact with.
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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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