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News anchor receives Bitcoin on TV only to have it promptly stolen

News anchor receives Bitcoin on TV only to have it promptly stolen | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Theft has been rampant in the Bitcoin community ever since the virtual currency was launched in 2009. That's why it's important to understand how it works before you try to use it.
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French officials can monitor internet users in real time under new law

French officials can monitor internet users in real time under new law | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Clause lets police and other agencies spy without prior legal authorisation, weeks after France expressed outrage at NSA revelations
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Vegas developer selling $7.85M mansion for bitcoin - MSN News

Vegas developer selling $7.85M mansion for bitcoin - MSN News | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
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Vegas developer selling $7.85M mansion for bitcoin
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LAS VEGAS — A casino owner-turned-commercial developer is asking $7.85 million to sell a Las Vegas home, and he's willing to accept the online currency bitcoin for the deal.
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64-Bit Version of Zeus Banking Trojan In The Wild - Threatpost

64-Bit Version of Zeus Banking Trojan In The Wild - Threatpost | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
64-Bit Version of Zeus Banking Trojan In The Wild
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He said the 64-bit version of Zeus launches Tor.exe indirectly, first starting the svchost application in suspended mode and then injecting the Tor code into that process.
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Surveillance and censorship: Inside Syria's Internet - CBS News

Surveillance and censorship: Inside Syria's Internet - CBS News | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Surveillance and censorship: Inside Syria's Internet
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NEW YORK -- Months after the Arab Spring uprisings first rocked the Middle East, a group of Western free speech activists began to map the Syrian Internet.
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Bitcoin beware: JPMorgan seeks patent for rival online payment system - RT

RT Bitcoin beware: JPMorgan seeks patent for rival online payment system RT As public enthusiasm continues to grow over bitcoin, the digital crypto-currency, JPMorgan Chase seeks to patent an online payment system that would allow digital wallets,...
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NSA uses Google cookies to find targets for hacking, spying - Brisbane Times

NSA uses Google cookies to find targets for hacking, spying - Brisbane Times | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
NSA uses Google cookies to find targets for hacking, spying Brisbane Times In addition to tracking web visits, the PREFID allows the NSA to single out an individual's communications among the sea of internet data in order to send out software that...
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Nine Bitcoin alternatives for future currency investments

Nine Bitcoin alternatives for future currency investments | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Bitcoin's rapid rise in value and profile has spawned over 60 different 'altcoin' digital peer-to-peer currencies. By Samuel Gibbs
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NSA and Government Spying: Are These the Only Groups Collecting Information ... - Dissident Voice

NSA and Government Spying: Are These the Only Groups Collecting Information ... - Dissident Voice | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
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FBI uses malware, phishing to track criminals - WSOC Charlotte

FBI uses malware, phishing to track criminals - WSOC Charlotte | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
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"The [FBI] often attempts to install malware by targeting the email addresses of those who are under investigation.
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Bitcoin boom spreads to mobile apps - The News Journal

Bitcoin boom spreads to mobile apps - The News Journal | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Bitcoin boom spreads to mobile apps
The News Journal
The mini-boom in Bitcoin software for smartphones is making it easier for consumers to use the virtual currency in place of cash for quick transactions, such as paying for food or splitting a bill.
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Check if you're the victim of a database breach with 'Have I Been Pwned?'

Check if you're the victim of a database breach with 'Have I Been Pwned?' | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Find out if you might be the victim of a big database breach with this new online tool.
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Video on the basics of bitcoin | BITCOIN OWL

Video on the basics of bitcoin | BITCOIN OWL | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Video on the basics of bitcoin http://t.co/ai8LCS4iNd #bitcoin
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Bitcoin’s digital deception

Bitcoin’s digital deception | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
For years, anarchists, drug dealers and dollar bears have all been searching out an alternative currency to the US dollar. Now some think they have found it in bitcoin.
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64-Bit Version of Zeus Banking Trojan In The Wild - Threatpost

64-Bit Version of Zeus Banking Trojan In The Wild - Threatpost | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
64-Bit Version of Zeus Banking Trojan In The Wild
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EU nations developing cyber 'capabilities' to infiltrate government, private ... - EurActiv

EU nations developing cyber 'capabilities' to infiltrate government, private ... - EurActiv | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
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Love it or hate it, bitcoins are a national craze - USA TODAY

Love it or hate it, bitcoins are a national craze - USA TODAY | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
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Love it or hate it, bitcoins are a national craze
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LAS VEGAS — It's fitting the future of Bitcoins is being debated in the gambling capital of the world.
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Cybercrime Strategy 'Has Made UK Secure' - Sky News

Cybercrime Strategy 'Has Made UK Secure' - Sky News | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Cybercrime Strategy 'Has Made UK Secure' Sky News Joking that he was sometimes called 'The Abominable No-Man' due to his role in cutting budgets, Mr Maude said that across Government it was recognised that cybercrime would be a growing threat which...
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If David Cameron wants to police the "dark web" he should realise that Google ... - New Statesman

If David Cameron wants to police the "dark web" he should realise that Google ... - New Statesman | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
If David Cameron wants to police the "dark web" he should realise that Google ...
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Surfing black market sites on the 'darknet' - CANOE

Surfing black market sites on the 'darknet' - CANOE | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Surfing black market sites on the 'darknet' CANOE Measures are taken by people who venture to these waypoints -- so-called "deep web" and "darknet" -- to mask their identities so they can, sometimes, go about making drug deals, trade child porn or...
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Google says 91.4% of non-spam emails sent to Gmail users are now authenticated using antiphishing standards - Digital Forensic Science

Google says 91.4% of non-spam emails sent to Gmail users are now authenticated using antiphishing standards - Digital Forensic Science | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Resources on computer forensics, digital forensics, mobile forensics, forensic science, and forensic computing
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China Bitcoin head 'surprised' at speed of regulations

China Bitcoin head 'surprised' at speed of regulations | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The head of China's top Bitcoin exchange didn't expect the Chinese government would act so soon in taking its first step to regulating the digital currency, but said he welcomed controls.
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How the FBI Used Hacker Tricks to Track Down a Would-Be Bomber - Mashable

How the FBI Used Hacker Tricks to Track Down a Would-Be Bomber - Mashable | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
ticklethewire.com How the FBI Used Hacker Tricks to Track Down a Would-Be Bomber Mashable Malicious hackers commonly use phishing emails to lure would-be victims into clicking a seemingly harmless link that will actually install malware on their...
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Encryption and security booming in post-Snowden Internet, but will it help or ... - PCWorld

Encryption and security booming in post-Snowden Internet, but will it help or ... - PCWorld | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Encryption and security booming in post-Snowden Internet, but will it help or ...
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The very concept of the Internet changed in people's minds with whistleblower Edward Snowden's revelations last summer.
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