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EU police agency opens unit to tackle cybercrime

EU police agency opens unit to tackle cybercrime | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The European Union's police coordination agency opened a new cybercrime unit Friday to combat online offenses from banking fraud to peddling images of child sex abuse.
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Inside The Underweb: Home To Stolen Credit Cards, Pedophiles, Hitmen, Drug Dealers--And Free Speech

Inside The Underweb: Home To Stolen Credit Cards, Pedophiles, Hitmen, Drug Dealers--And Free Speech | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
When the German Foreign Office hosted a human rights conference several months ago, one of the invited guest organizations was the Tor Project.
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Cloud surfing: US surveilance act ‘grave threat’ to EU sovereignty — RT

Cloud surfing: US surveilance act ‘grave threat’ to EU sovereignty — RT | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
An intelligence bill has put the frighteners on EU citizens as it allows the US access to their personal data stored in internet clouds like those used on Facebook and Google. The law is a ‘grave risk’ to the rights of EU citizens, says an EU report.
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8 arguments against cyber martial law

8 arguments against cyber martial law | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The Philippine Internet Freedom Alliance (PIFA) filed their petition vs. the Cybercrime Prevention Act. Here are the 8 main arguments claiming how the Act is unconstitutional. (8 Arguments why I'm against the Cyber Crime Martial Law...
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Researchers Work to Counter Spear Phishing Attacks - Science Daily (press release)

Researchers Work to Counter Spear Phishing Attacks Science Daily (press release) "Spear phishing is the most popular way to get into a corporate network these days," said Andrew Howard, a GTRI research scientist who heads up the organization's...
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Lawyer: Gov’t concedes to unconstitutionality of Cybercrime Law provision | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

The government has conceded to the unconstitutionality of a provision in Republic Act 10175 or the Cybercrime Prevention Act, according to a lawyer who is challenging the law.
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Facial recognition tech estimates customers gender, age and how often they visit #DigInfo

Facial recognition tech estimates customers gender, age and how often they visit http://www.diginfo.tv/v/12-0209-r-en.php DigInfo TV - http://diginfo.tv 8/11...
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Is Using Bitcoin The Way To Play Online Poker In The US? – Forbes

Is Using Bitcoin The Way To Play Online Poker In The US? – Forbes | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Is Using Bitcoin The Way To Play Online Poker In The US? – Forbes Is Using Bitcoin The Way To Play Online Poker In The US?ForbesGiven that Bitcoin isn't a legal currency, and given that i...
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Phishing is a Top Cyber Crime on Facebook

Phishing is a Top Cyber Crime on Facebook | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
When it comes to detecting cyber crime on Facebook, phishing scams feature first and foremost.
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ZDNet's tech predictions for 2013 | Page 4 | ZDNet

ZDNet's tech predictions for 2013 | Page 4 | ZDNet | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
What will be the next big thing? As cellular carriers merge and become stronger, mobile makers may not survive. Will big data analytics take off, and will 3D printing arrive with a bevy of legal and ethical issues?
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Baidu Tests Facial Recognition Search Engine

Baidu Tests Facial Recognition Search Engine | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Chinese search engine Baidu is reportedly testing a facial recognition search engine.
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Cyber-crime, terrorism and the big bad wolf | Mark's Musings

Cyber-crime, terrorism and the big bad wolf | Mark's Musings | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Britain is losing the war on internet crime, a leading police officer has admitted, after it emerged that cyber crime cost UK businesses around £205 million in lost revenue last year. That's a fairly scary headline, and if true is ...
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How China Is Sealing Holes in Its Internet Firewall - Bloomberg

How China Is Sealing Holes in Its Internet Firewall - Bloomberg | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
How China Is Sealing Holes in Its Internet Firewall Bloomberg This is the Chinese government's original rationale for erecting the Great Firewall, an elaborate network of blocks, network slowdowns and censorship rules that keep many of China's...
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Computer detectives hunt hackers, deliver digital justice | Article | The United States Army

Computer detectives hunt hackers, deliver digital justice | Article | The United States Army | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The U.S. Army CID's Computer Crimes Investigative Unit is turning the tables on would-be predators online to where the hunters now have become the hunted.
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Inside The Underweb: Home To Stolen Credit Cards, Pedophiles, Hitmen, Drug Dealers--And Free Speech

Inside The Underweb: Home To Stolen Credit Cards, Pedophiles, Hitmen, Drug Dealers--And Free Speech | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
When the German Foreign Office hosted a human rights conference several months ago, one of the invited guest organizations was the Tor Project.
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European Cybercrime Centre To Open On Friday

The European Cybercrime Centre will be up and running in the coming days, as Europol hopes to gather intelligence for the benefit of all member states ("@eyndePenal: European Cybercrime Centre To Open On Friday http://t.co/pZiGFoZq...
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Organisations can reduce their cybercrime costs by nurturing information security skills - Technology Today

Organisations can reduce their cybercrime costs by nurturing information security skills - Technology Today | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Organisations can reduce their cybercrime costs by nurturing information security skills.
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Computer Scientists Measure How Much of the Web is Archived | MIT Technology Review

Computer Scientists Measure How Much of the Web is Archived | MIT Technology Review | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Nobody knows how much of the web has been archived for future generations. Now one group of computer scientists are attempting to find out
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A history of Silk Road, the net’s largest hidden service and drug marketplace — Weirder Web #8

A history of Silk Road, the net’s largest hidden service and drug marketplace — Weirder Web #8 | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
“An individual’s rights ARE the goal, ARE the mission, ARE the program.” When Silk Road launched in February 2011, it was one of several online marketplaces selling drugs to the p...
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SC hears petitioners vs cybercrime law

SC hears petitioners vs cybercrime law | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The Supreme Court has elected five counsels to argue before the court against various aspects of Republic Act No. 10175—the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012—subject to its confirmation.
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Their Apps Track You. Will Congress Track Them? - New York Times

Their Apps Track You. Will Congress Track Them? - New York Times | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Their Apps Track You. Will Congress Track Them?
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To these groups, Mr. Franken's bill suggests that consumers may eventually gain some rights over their own digital footprints.
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A Tiny City Built To Be Destroyed By Cyber Terrorists, So Real Cities Know ... - Co.Exist

A Tiny City Built To Be Destroyed By Cyber Terrorists, So Real Cities Know ... - Co.Exist | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
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Cyber Crime Affects 14 people Per Second, says ITA CEO - HackRead

Cyber Crime Affects 14 people Per Second, says ITA CEO - HackRead | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
This year is probably one of the best years for the cyber criminals. The criminals went through the defenses of many renowned sites and systems this year. Though, in the beginning government do not seek this as one of the ...
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Hacker Warns of State Spying at Chaos Computer Club | Sci-Tech Today

Hacker Warns of State Spying at Chaos Computer Club | Sci-Tech Today | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
About 6,000 programmers and
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Security in 2013: The rise of mobile malware and fall of hacktivism | News | ChannelWorld.in

Security in 2013: The rise of mobile malware and fall of hacktivism | News | ChannelWorld.in | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
It's always fun this time of year to look back on the year we're about to leave behind, and to make some predictions about what we might expect the year ahead to look like.
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