Here’s what to watch out for when buying or selling stuff on the online marketplace and how to tell if you’re being scammed
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Personal information allegedly leaked from Shanghai police database would be one of biggest data breaches in history
A hacker has claimed to have procured a trove of personal information from the Shanghai police on one billion Chinese citizens, which tech experts say, if true, would be one of the biggest data breaches in history.
The anonymous internet user, identified as “ChinaDan”, posted on hacker forum Breach Forums last week offering to sell the more than 23 terabytes (TB) of data for 10 bitcoin, equivalent to about $200,000 (£165,000).Continue reading...
One in five organizations have teetered on the brink of insolvency after a cyberattack. Can your company keep hackers at bay?
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As scammers continue to ask people to take fake surveys, can you recognize some common telltale signs you're dealing with a scam?
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The lead-up to the Canada Day festivities has brought a tax scam with it
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OpenSea tells customers and subscribers not to open emails and files ‘sent by strangers’ after revealing breach
The world’s biggest marketplace for non-fungible tokens (NFTs) has warned its users to be on the alert for email phishing attacks following a massive data leak.
OpenSea, where traders exchange the crypto assets, told customers and newsletter subscribers not to open emails and files “sent by strangers” after revealing the breach.Continue reading...
If the promise of a cash prize in return for answering a few questions sounds like a deal that is too good to be true, that’s because it is
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