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Iran aids Syria in tracking opposition via electronic surveillance, U.S. officials say

Iran aids Syria in tracking opposition via electronic surveillance, U.S. officials say | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
U.S. officials say Iran provides crucial equipment and technical help in effort to electronically track opposition.
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Your computer may be stealing your money - Belfast Telegraph

Your computer may be stealing your money - Belfast Telegraph | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Belfast TelegraphYour computer may be stealing your moneyBelfast TelegraphAlmost a third of all fraudulent banking transactions now originate from the customer's own computer, as cyber criminals use increasingly sophisticated malware to hijack...
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National Cyber Security Alliance and McAfee Release New Cybercrime Data for ... - The Herald | HeraldOnline.com

National Cyber Security Alliance and McAfee Release New Cybercrime Data for ... - The Herald | HeraldOnline.com | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
National Cyber Security Alliance and McAfee Release New Cybercrime Data for ...The Herald | HeraldOnline.comOctober is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, a coordinated national effort focusing on the need for improved online safety and...
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La cyberdéfense : un enjeu mondial, une priorité nationale

La cyberdéfense : un enjeu mondial, une priorité nationale | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
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Hacker group says attacks Greek official websites

Hacker group says attacks Greek official websites | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
ATHENS (Reuters) - The activist hacker group Anonymous said it had taken down a number of Greek government websites on Monday, on the eve of a visit by German Chancellor Angela Merkel that is likely to (RT @AnonRRD: Hacker group says attacks Greek...
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Philippines cybercrime law suspended - GlobalPost

Philippines cybercrime law suspended - GlobalPost | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Philippines cybercrime law suspendedGlobalPostThe Philippines have suspended a controversial cybercrime law passed last week, after the public protested the SOPA-like act.
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You can be tracked with modern-day spyware - Invisible Privacy

You can be tracked with modern-day spyware - Invisible Privacy | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
You can be tracked with modern-day spyware--especially by your mate! The Wall Street Journal's coverage of the lack of privacy has been phenomenal. Every month they hit it out of the park with another front page story.
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New HD CCTV puts human rights at risk

New HD CCTV puts human rights at risk | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
CCTV systems capable of identifying and tracking a person's face from half a mile away are turning Britain into a Big Brother society, the UK's first surveillance commissioner has warned.
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New software uses smartphone camera for spying

New software uses smartphone camera for spying | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Researchers from the U.S. Naval Surface Warfare Center have developed malicious software that can remotely seize control of the camera on an infected smartphone and employ it to spy on the phone’s user.
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Google Will Censor Film After Russia Threatened YouTube Ban

Google Will Censor Film After Russia Threatened YouTube Ban | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
  Google said it would obey a pending court order to censor access in Russia to a controversial anti-Islamic film clip posted on YouTube, after Russian politicians threatened to completely blo...
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U.S. Law Enforcement Agencies Increase Warrantless Electronic Snooping

U.S. Law Enforcement Agencies Increase Warrantless Electronic Snooping | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Data obtained by the ACLU through litigation shows pen register and trap-and-trace orders jumped by more than 14,000 between 2009 and 2011.
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Could your phone be secretly taking pictures right now? How hackers could hijack your camera to spy on you (and even read your chequebook)

Could your phone be secretly taking pictures right now? How hackers could hijack your camera to spy on you (and even read your chequebook) | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The PlaiceRaider creators, from the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Crane, Indiana, even demonstrated how they could read the numbers of a cheque book when they tested the Android software on 20 volunteers.
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Infosecurity - Spear-phishing – the cybercriminals’ scariest weapon

New research has looked at one of the cybercriminals’ most effective and deadly weapons: the socially engineered spear-phishing attack. It is frequently the first visible phase of an APT-style attack; but can be defended.
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Cybercrime Hits Users at Home and On-The-Go in September, According to GFI ... - Sacramento Bee

Cybercrime Hits Users at Home and On-The-Go in September, According to GFI ... - Sacramento Bee | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Cybercrime Hits Users at Home and On-The-Go in September, According to GFI ...Sacramento BeeIn September, GFI threat researchers documented a number of cybercrime campaigns directed at users of various social networking sites including direct...
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Huawei, ZTE are a threat to US - govt panel

Huawei, ZTE are a threat to US - govt panel | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Chinese vendors 'cannot be trusted' to be free of Beijing's influence and could pose threat to U.S. security, investigation concludes.
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Senado francês recomenda interdição de routers chineses - Exame Informática

Senado francês recomenda interdição de routers chineses - Exame Informática | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
O Senado Francês acaba de propor às autoridades locais e também à Comissão Europeia a interdição do uso de routers fabricados na China, devido ao perigo que representam em termos de segurança eletróni...
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Cybercrime law was 'cut-and-paste' lawmaking? - ABS CBN News

Cybercrime law was 'cut-and-paste' lawmaking? - ABS CBN News | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Cybercrime law was 'cut-and-paste' lawmaking?ABS CBN NewsMANILA, Philippines - The controversial Republic Act No. 10175 or the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012 could have been a product of shoddy lawmaking, a technology law expert said Tuesday.
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Hi-def CCTV technology threatens our democracy – we must act now

Hi-def CCTV technology threatens our democracy – we must act now | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Henry Porter: High-definition CCTV cameras and facial recognition will bring a nightmarish future to our streets.
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Controlling Iran's cyberspace

Controlling Iran's cyberspace | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it

With presidential elections coming up in 2013, the Iranian government is determined to win the information battle.


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Cybercrime law to help everybody - Inquirer.net

Cybercrime law to help everybody - Inquirer.net | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
AFPCybercrime law to help everybodyInquirer.netI want to share my opinion regarding the Cybercrime Prevention Act that is presently drawing different comments and reactions in the public arena. I am a single mother with a 13-year-old daughter.
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Europe unveils new cloud computing strategy

Europe unveils new cloud computing strategy | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The European Commision has published a new digital strategy aimed at "enabling and facilitating faster adoption of cloud computing" across all sectors.
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India to monitor internet use in Kashmir

India to monitor internet use in Kashmir | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
NEW DELHI,1 (SANA): The Indian government, in a bid to strictly check the Internet facility in Occupied Kashmir, has asked the telecom operators to provide at...
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Why Facebook's Search Engine Won't Be Anything Like Google's - Technology Review

Why Facebook's Search Engine Won't Be Anything Like Google's - Technology Review | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Trying to match Google's immense index of the Web would be very costly—but Facebook could instead build search on top of the data we've already given it.
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Google buying face recognition firm Viewdle

Google buying face recognition firm Viewdle | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Google may use the Ukrainian firm's technology to add photo tagging across its services. Read this article by Elinor Mills on CNET News.
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