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YouAppi Introduces Mobile Fraud Protection Suite; Partners with Fraudlogix

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Today’s Fraud News from around the world: YouAppi Introduces Mobile Fraud Protection Suite; Partners with Fraudlogix: The suite offers the most comprehensive mobile ad fraud protection on the market against these types of fraud; click injection, click spamming, …: Google Alert – Fraud Potential for fraud COE emerges amid agencies' cyber risk responses: Speaking at the […]




Why 2017’s Phishing Attacks Teach Us All to Beware

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At the end of 2016, we claimed it was the year that phishing went mainstream. Yet the first half of 2017 has seen the main ‘stream’ turned into a torrent. In Q1 alone, Kaspersky Labs products “blocked 51 million attempts to open a phishing page.” That same report found that 1 in 8 attacks targeted […]




Fox News Hits Back at Lawsuit Over Botched Seth Rich Story

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Cable giant Fox News is asking a federal judge to toss out an August 2017 lawsuit brought against it by contributor Rod Wheeler, the central figure in a now-retracted report that murdered Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich — not Russian hackers — had breached the DNC e-mail system and leaked internal messages to document-dumping site WikiLeaks […]




Phishing: These are the days of the week when you’re most at risk

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amnachphoto, Getty Images/iStockphoto Companies face different security threats depending on the day of the week, with fraud and phishing peaking mid-week and more malicious code detected on a Monday. A report from security company eSentire found the biggest number of security threats are detected on weekdays, largely because that is when workers are at their […]




corelogic reports a 16.9 percent year-over-year increase in mortgage fraud risk in the second …

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Today’s Fraud News from around the world: corelogic reports a 16.9 percent year-over-year increase in mortgage fraud risk in the second …: The CoreLogic Mortgage Fraud Report analyzes the collective level of loan application fraud risk the mortgage industry is experiencing each quarter.: Google Alert – Fraud Ex-fraud investigator pleads guilty to bank fraud, money […]




Did a Pieology Pizzeria Employee Write ‘F*ck the Cops’ on a Police Officer’s Receipt?

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On 18 September 2017, the spouse of a Torrance police officer posted an image to her personal Facebook account showing a receipt from Rancho Santa Margarita-based pizzeria chain Pieology on which an employee had evidently typed in the phrase “Fuck the cops”: The image quickly went viral, and although many viral images are altered, this […]




White Paper: Office 365 and Fighting Phishing Attempts

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I do not believe that a day goes by when most email users receive some form of a phishing email in their inboxes. It is obviously a lucrative business for spammers and phishers because I don’t think they would continue trying to give you money or reward you free prizes if it was not a […]




Western Union Hosts its 11th Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Fraud a

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Today’s Fraud News from around the world: Western Union Hosts its 11th Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Fraud a: The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payments services, kicks off its 11th Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Fraud and …: Google Alert – Fraud Bitcoin: A Bubble, Maybe, But Not A Fraud: There are many criticisms you can level […]




McDonald’s Exposed for Using Human Meat?

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CLAIM An Oklahoma City McDonald’s outlet was caught with horse meat and human meat in their freezers. FALSE RATING FALSE ORIGIN False rumors about McDonald’s restaurants using worms as filler in their hamburgers and true reports of some retail chains being vended food products tainted with horse meat due to problems with supplies have been […]




Cybersecurity Experts Offer Advice on Handling Phishing Scams

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Local News LUBBOCK, TX – Experts in the cybersecurity field warned about the dangers of email privacy, after Abernathy ISD fell victim to a phishing scam last week. “Phishing attacks are very popular today because the bad guys can do it from anywhere,” Russ Horn, president of Conetrix said. Conetrix is an information technology and […]




Monaco Talisman Radamel Falcao to Admit to Spanish Tax Fraud and Pay Colossal £6m Fine

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Today’s Fraud News from around the world: Monaco Talisman Radamel Falcao to Admit to Spanish Tax Fraud and Pay Colossal £6m Fine: Colombian footballer Radamel Falcao, currently of Monaco, will admit to tax fraud allegations from Spain, according to reports in Spanish paper ?El …: Google Alert – Fraud Du warns customers in Dubai against discount […]


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Spacesuit Envy

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CLAIM NASA had to relabel the size chart used for a condom-like urination contraption built into the Maximum Absorbency Garment space suit system because astronauts refused to choose the “small” size. MIXTURE RATING MIXTURE ORIGIN NASA may be known for its brilliant employees, technical advances, and lofty projects, but according to a persistent Internet rumor, […]




Metacert’s Paul Walsh on ICOs, phishing, and the future of fake …

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Metacert is a company that hunts down and kills fake news. Created by Paul Walsh, it can assess whether or not a link is trustworthy and warn you before you click. Further, he’s found great traction with ICO creators who are using the software to keep people from sending their investors to doctored websites. In […]