Socialengineering

01.25.16
Amazon accused of handing out its users' personal data
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Amazon accused of handing out its users' personal data

Attackers are believed to have tricked Amazon's customer support team into handing out sensitive information.

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03.02.15
Fraudsters take advantage of banks' weak Apple Pay identity checks
03.02.15

Fraudsters take advantage of banks' weak Apple Pay identity checks

A mobile payment system is only as secure as its weakest link... and in the case of Apple Pay, it'...

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06.15.14
Want to hijack people's PCs? Pay them a few cents
06.15.14

Want to hijack people's PCs? Pay them a few cents

Apparently, hackers wanting to control PCs are wasting their time with elaborate botnets and vulne...

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08.09.13
Trojan targets Linux desktop users, steals web banking info
08.09.13

Trojan targets Linux desktop users, steals web banking info

Malware certainly exists for Linux, but it's more frequently targeted at servers than everyday PCs...

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08.07.12
Amazon, Apple stop taking key account changes over the phone after identity breach
08.07.12

Amazon, Apple stop taking key account changes over the phone after identity breach

By now, you may have heard the story of the identity 'hack' perpetrated against Wired journalist M...

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