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Internet Crime in 2012

New report by Internet Crime Complaint Center shows victims lost an average of $4,600 in 2012.
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150,000 cloud virtual machines will help solve mysteries of the Universe

150,000 cloud virtual machines will help solve mysteries of the Universe | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
CERN data center equipment in Geneva. CERN When you're running the world's largest particle accelerator, smashing particles at nearly the speed of light to understand the Universe at its most basic levels, you'd better...
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US researchers urge delay to application data collection laws | News | Research

US researchers urge delay to application data collection laws | News | Research | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
US — American researchers have called on policymakers to hold off on legislation over mobile application privacy and data collection.
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Apple's privacy policy violates German data protection law, Berlin court rules

Apple's privacy policy violates German data protection law, Berlin court rules | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Apple violates German data protection law by asking for users' broad, overall consent in its privacy policy, the Regional Court of Berlin ruled.
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US accuses China of new cyber-attacks

US accuses China of new cyber-attacks | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
China has denied fresh US claims it is sponsoring cyber-attacks and said the countries should cooperate against the global threat of computer crime.
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The Netherlands suffered over 250 critical cyber attacks report concludes | Cyberwarzone

The Netherlands suffered over 250 critical cyber attacks report concludes | Cyberwarzone | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
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Australia developing offensive cyber capabilities

Australia developing offensive cyber capabilities | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Australia is developing controversial “offensive” cyber warfare capabilities to disrupt and destroy adversary networks, further elevating the importance of cyber security, analysts claim.
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Living On Bitcoin For A Week: Bitcoiners Are The New Vegans - Forbes

Living On Bitcoin For A Week: Bitcoiners Are The New Vegans - Forbes | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Living On Bitcoin For A Week: Bitcoiners Are The New Vegans
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On Friday, I skip breakfast again; it's an unavoidable part of the Bitcoin diet as there are no places that serve food before 10 a.m.
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How to Explain Bitcoin to a 7-Year-Old — Bitcoins & Digital Currency

How to Explain Bitcoin to a 7-Year-Old — Bitcoins & Digital Currency | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
I’ve been explaining how Bitcoins work since 2010.
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Is Bitcoin the currency of the future? - FRANCE 24

Is Bitcoin the currency of the future? - FRANCE 24 | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Is Bitcoin the currency of the future?
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Have you heard of Bitcoin? The electronic currency all the media are talking about wasn't worth a penny when it was launched in 2009. And this year its value skyrocketed, reaching up to 266 dollars.
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Cyberdefence to become cyber-attack as France gets ready to go on the offensive | ZDNet

Cyberdefence to become cyber-attack as France gets ready to go on the offensive | ZDNet | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
According to a whitepaper outlining France’s strategy for defence and national security for the next six years, the country will step up its cyberdefence capabilities.
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Government-operated spyware on the rise around the world – report — RT News

Government-operated spyware on the rise around the world – report — RT News | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
More and more regimes across the world are using Western-made ‘lawful intercept’ software to spy on their own citizens, a brand new report has revealed.
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Half a billion lost to cybercrime…and that’s just what is reported

Half a billion lost to cybercrime…and that’s just what is reported | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) released its 2012 annual report today, and the numbers are not pretty.
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Protecting the “right” of businesses to secretly make money out of your data | EDRI

Protecting the “right” of businesses to secretly make money out of your data | EDRI | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
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Child pornography trojan becomes more aggressive - The H Security: News and Features

Child pornography trojan becomes more aggressive - The H Security: News and Features | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Gabriela Nunez, Linda Green, Chin-Sun Kim and Ashlee Stiller – these are the alleged names of children whose pictures a new variant of the BKA trojan claims to have found on a computer
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DHS warns of spear-phishing campaign against energy companies

DHS warns of spear-phishing campaign against energy companies | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Attackers used information from company website to craft attacks (DHS warns of spear-phishing campaign against energy companies http://t.co/wlBRXtxCWd)...
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This Week in Cybercrime: Nearly 90 Percent of All Websites Vulnerable - IEEE Spectrum

This Week in Cybercrime: Nearly 90 Percent of All Websites Vulnerable - IEEE Spectrum | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Plus: U.S. wants more snooping capability, online image booster hacked
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Breaking news: Traffic from Syria Disappears from Internet - Umbrella Security Labs

Breaking news: Traffic from Syria Disappears from Internet - Umbrella Security Labs | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
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State Actors, APTs and Espionage-as-a-Service

State Actors, APTs and Espionage-as-a-Service | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The web is yet again awash with talk of state-sponsored espionage by our intellectual cyber-nemesis, the People’s Republic of China, following reports of a long term breach of defense contractor QinetiQ.
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PayPal considers accepting BitCoin payments

PayPal considers accepting BitCoin payments | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
PayPal CEO John Donahoe is considering ways of implementing BitCoins into PayPal's digital transaction network. He says that he's watching Bitcoins ve...
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Cybercrime morphs into cyberwar - Paragould Daily Press

Cybercrime morphs into cyberwar - Paragould Daily Press | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Cybercrime morphs into cyberwar
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Recently,Spanish police, at the request of Holland's national prosecutor's office, arrested Dutch citizen Sven Olaf Kamphuis.
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On the frontline of the fight against cybercrime - The Guardian

On the frontline of the fight against cybercrime - The Guardian | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
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On the frontline of the fight against cybercrime
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Inside the tightly controlled security area of Symantec's Dublin headquarters, a screen on the wall flashes up hacking hotspots as they are detected around the world.
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Bitcoin Is Not as Secure, Unregulated, or Lucrative as You Might Think | Wired Opinion | Wired.com

Bitcoin Is Not as Secure, Unregulated, or Lucrative as You Might Think | Wired Opinion | Wired.com | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Perhaps the best way to think of stolen bitcoin is as stolen art. Sure, we can hang it anywhere. Don’t expect to sell it at Christie’s. A resource that loses its value as soon as it is stolen, may be one that isn’t stolen.
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Next Step In EU – US Cooperation On Cyber Security And Cybercrime – Speech

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