US, China top Sophos list of spam-relaying countries

US, China top Sophos list of spam-relaying countries

Sophos Thursday released its global statistics naming and shaming the Dirty Dozen spam relaying countries with the U.S. and China...

July 22nd, 2007 Sandra Rossi

Justice report finds secretive FBI data mining widespread

Justice report finds secretive FBI data mining widespread

The FBI is using data mining programs to track everyone from potential terrorists to individuals who file fraudulent automobile insurance...

July 15th, 2007 Jaikumar Vijayan

NZ banks demand a peek at customer PCs in fraud cases

NZ banks demand a peek at customer PCs in fraud cases

Banks in New Zealand are seeking access to customer PCs used for online banking transactions to verify whether they have...

June 26th, 2007 Stephen Bell

Britain spearheads European e-crime reporting portal

Britain spearheads European e-crime reporting portal

British computer security experts are designing a Web portal to gather more precise statistics on Europeans victimized by Internet crime,...

April 17th, 2007 Jeremy Kirk

A new tool to fight welfare fraud in Australia

A new tool to fight welfare fraud in Australia

A card management system that tracks access cards through their entire lifecycle and can hold applications for secure storage or...

February 1st, 2007 Michael Crawford

Copycat domains pose security risk

Copycat domains pose security risk

With the Internet having planted itself firmly in the middle of today’s business arena, protecting your organization’s reputation now means...

December 7th, 2006 Mari-Len De Guzman and Nestor E Arellano

Siemens fraud probe deepens

Siemens fraud probe deepens

The investigation into fraud at Siemens now involves as much as...

November 23rd, 2006 Chris Mellor

ID thieves hit online stock brokerages

ID thieves hit online stock brokerages

Overseas hackers broke into customer accounts at two popular online stock brokerages, TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. and E-Trade Financial Corp.,...

October 25th, 2006 Eric Lai

Quixote, Beagle Boy: A few thoughts on true hacker qualities

Quixote, Beagle Boy: A few thoughts on true hacker qualities

Remember Mafiaboy, the 13-year-old Montreal kid who took out some of the corporate world’s biggest Web sites a couple of...

July 6th, 2006 Jim Ducharme