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USDOJ: US Attorney's Office - Eastern District of New York

USDOJ: US Attorney's Office - Eastern District of New York | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Members of New York Cell of Cybercrime Organization Plead Guilty in $45 Million Cybercrime Campaign
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Stuxnet 'badly infected' Russian nuclear plant, claims Kaspersky

Stuxnet 'badly infected' Russian nuclear plant, claims Kaspersky | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Eugene Kaspersky has claimed that the Stuxnet virus – widely believed to have been built by the United States and Israel to disrupt Iran’s nuclear plans – managed to also infect the internal network of a Russian nuclear plant.
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Meet The Silk Road Employee That The Dread Pirate Roberts Allegedly Tried To Murder

Meet The Silk Road Employee That The Dread Pirate Roberts Allegedly Tried To Murder | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Curtis Clark Green, one of Silk Road's trusted employees, staged his own murder to help authorities nab the man they believe to be the Dread Pirate Roberts.
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Delving into the Deep Web - CNN (blog)

Delving into the Deep Web - CNN (blog) | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Delving into the Deep Web
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Earlier this month, U.S. authorities shut down the Silk Road after its alleged operator, Ross Ulbricht, was arrested.
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Don’t fall for phony phone tech support - Security Tips & Talk - Site Home - MSDN Blogs

The Security Tips and Talk Blog provides informaiton on internet security, which helps protect your computer from computer viruses and other malicious software by assisting in spyware removal and finding antivirus software.
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FBI reportedly seizes $28.5 million in bitcoin from Silk... - The Verge

FBI reportedly seizes $28.5 million in bitcoin from Silk... - The Verge | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
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FBI reportedly seizes $28.5 million in bitcoin from Silk...
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The FBI has seized $28.5 million worth of bitcoins from the alleged mastermind behind the online drug market Silk Road, according to a report from Forbes.
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FBI seizes over $27 million in bitcoins, likely from Silk Road suspect

FBI seizes over $27 million in bitcoins, likely from Silk Road suspect | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
When we left off earlier this month, the FBI had acknowledged that it seized over 26,000 bitcoins as part of its case against the Silk Road, the infamous Bitcoin- and Tor-fueled illicit marketplace.
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The Literary Darknet of Independent Publishing | Digital Book World

The Literary Darknet of Independent Publishing | Digital Book World | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The independent and self-publishing space recently found itself with a cascading bit of drama, eventually escalating to impact everyone from Amazon to Barnes
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Silk Road: Will cybercrime evolve?

Silk Road: Will cybercrime evolve? | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
How might cybercrime evolve in the wake of the FBI's arrest of the suspected mastermind behind the Silk Road illicit online marketplace. (Silk Road: Will cybercrime evolve?
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Internet infrastructure groups move away from US gov't over spying - PCWorld

Internet infrastructure groups move away from US gov't over spying - PCWorld | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The Age Internet infrastructure groups move away from US gov't over spying PCWorld After recent revelations about the National Security Agency's widespread surveillance of Internet communications, the coordination of the Internet's technical...
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Cyber criminals steal $1 billion according to Symantec's annual Norton Report

Cyber criminals steal $1 billion according to Symantec's annual Norton Report | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
PRYING partners have joined cyber criminals in hacking into Australians' computer and smartphone accounts - at a cost of $1 billion a year.
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Bitcoin and virtual currencies being undermined by rising criminality, says McAfee - CSO

Bitcoin and virtual currencies being undermined by rising criminality, says McAfee - CSO | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Bitcoin and virtual currencies being undermined by rising criminality, says McAfee CSO "Further, the challenges facing such currencies go beyond their propensity for use within money laundering - to targeted attacks on financial exchanges, and...
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Fifth Amendment privileges take on new light due to cloud computing - FierceGovernmentIT

Fifth Amendment privileges take on new light due to cloud computing - FierceGovernmentIT | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Fifth Amendment privileges take on new light due to cloud computing FierceGovernmentIT As cloud computing technology continues to become more pervasive, the application of the Fifth Amendment to protecting a suspect's encrypted data is likely to...
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Judge rules that peer-to-peer file-sharing data isn't... - The Verge

Judge rules that peer-to-peer file-sharing data isn't... - The Verge | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Judge rules that peer-to-peer file-sharing data isn't...
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A federal judge in Vermont has ruled that there should be no expectation of privacy for data shared across peer-to-peer file sharing services.
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The man behind Silk Road – the internet's biggest market for illegal drugs

The man behind Silk Road – the internet's biggest market for illegal drugs | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Silk Road was the internet's wild west. What are the ideology and passions behind its radical founder, Ross Ulbricht?
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Adobe hacking may be biggest ever - Times of In...

Adobe hacking may be biggest ever - Times of In... | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Times of India Adobe hacking may be biggest ever Times of India Hackers accessed more than 100 million records from the Sony PlayStation Network in 2011 in another notorious attack.
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Will The FBI Takedown Of Silk Road Force Cyber Criminals To Become More ... - CloudTweaks News

Will The FBI Takedown Of Silk Road Force Cyber Criminals To Become More ... - CloudTweaks News | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
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Silk Road was able to exist and function through the use of 'darknet' and 'Tor'.
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Hacker's Paradise or Host Nation? Indonesian Officials Weigh Cyber Threat - Jakarta Globe

Hacker's Paradise or Host Nation? Indonesian Officials Weigh Cyber Threat - Jakarta Globe | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Hacker's Paradise or Host Nation? Indonesian Officials Weigh Cyber Threat Jakarta Globe Thousands of Indonesian hackers, including Rio, launched a series of defacement and denial of service attacks on Malaysian sites in an operation dubbed...
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The Dark Net: Is the value of anonymity worth the cost? (part one) - Al Jazeera America

The Dark Net: Is the value of anonymity worth the cost? (part one) - Al Jazeera America | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The Dark Net: Is the value of anonymity worth the cost? (part one)
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The Dark Net: Is the value of anonymity worth the cost? (part one). October 24, 2013. How did the Silk Road, the Internet's largest black market, actually work?
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Bitcoiners From Around the World Meet in Amsterdam - Bitcoin Magazine

Bitcoiners From Around the World Meet in Amsterdam - Bitcoin Magazine | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Bitcoiners From Around the World Meet in Amsterdam Over the past three days, we saw in Amsterdam the fourth major Bitcoin conference this year, following the Bitcoin conference in San Jose in May and the two in London and New York in July.
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Bitcoin's viability is threatened criminal use, McAfee warns | PCWorld

Bitcoin's viability is threatened criminal use, McAfee warns | PCWorld | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The idealism and convenience behind virtual currencies such as Bitcoin is at risk of being undermined as abuse by professional criminals grows to unacceptable levels, a report by security firm McAfee has argued.
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The Dark Net: The New Face of Black Markets and Organized Crime - Huffington Post (blog)

The Dark Net: The New Face of Black Markets and Organized Crime - Huffington Post (blog) | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
The Dark Net: The New Face of Black Markets and Organized Crime
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The Dark Net: The New Face of Black Markets and Organized Crime. Posted: 10/16/2013 6:14 pm. Read more. Technology News.
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September #SecChat Wrap Up – The Economic Impact of Cybercrime and Cyber Espionage | McAfee

September #SecChat Wrap Up – The Economic Impact of Cybercrime and Cyber Espionage | McAfee | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Did you miss our #SecChat on the Economic Impact of #Cybercrime? Get the key takeaways: http://t.co/6zzrod29Q5
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Indonesia tops China as source of Internet attacks - CNET

Indonesia tops China as source of Internet attacks - CNET | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
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Indonesia tops China as source of Internet attacks
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Attack traffic from Indonesia nearly doubled in the second quarter of 2013, according to Akamai's latest "The State of the Internet" report published Wednesday.
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Worst virus ever locks your files, demands Bitcoin ransom

Worst virus ever locks your files, demands Bitcoin ransom | Internet and Cybercrime | Scoop.it
Other ransom viruses are just a bluff. CryptoLocker is for real. (I don't know that this headline is accurate, but this is a great reminder to be smart about the emails and files...
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