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Dailymotion – 85,176,234 breached accounts

In October 2016, the video sharing platform <a href="http://thehackernews.com/2016/12/dailymotion-video-hacked.html" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Dailymotion suffered a data breach</a>. The attack led to the exposure of more than 85 million user accounts and included email addresses, usernames and bcrypt hashes of passwords.

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Don’t Swipe Your Credit Card Before You Read On…

The worst thing about a hi-tech world is that crime has gone hi-tech too. Credit card skimmers are a popular way for criminals to use tech-savviness to steal our financial freedom. The good thing is that some skimmers have limitations

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3 Shocking New Cyber Hacking Scams

Hackers seem to be at it again as these shocking new cyber hacks reveal the latest scams and how you can avoid becoming the next victim. Recent reports a couple falling prey to a Nigerian online lottery scam after the husband

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Amazon Delivery Reports Twitter Scam

Amazon customers warn others of a new phishing scam that’s targeting anyone who takes to Twitter to complain about delivery issues. Customers and Twitter users who tweeted abut deliveries not coming on time received a tweet from criminals posing as

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MCBans – 119,948 breached accounts

In October 2016, the Minecraft banning service known as <a href="https://www.mcbans.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">MCBans</a> suffered a data breach resulting in the exposure of 120k unique user records. The data contained email and IP addresses, usernames and password hashes of unknown format.

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Social Security Administration Warns Latest Scam Call Steals Checks

The Social Security Administration is warning that schemers are impersonating government agents and stealing people’s benefits. In a blog post Wednesday, the agency’s Office of the Inspector General said people have been receiving calls from a number with a 323

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Blue Cross Blue Shield Scam

Health care con artists are back again, this time targeting individuals looking for affordable health insurance with Blue Cross Blue Shield. The Con: People are calling, acting as if they are Blue Cross Blue Shield agents, offering low premiums for great

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B2B USA Businesses – 105,059,554 breached accounts

In mid-2017, a spam list of over 105 million individuals in corporate America was discovered online. Referred to as &quot;B2B USA Businesses&quot;, the list categorised email addresses by employer, providing information on individuals' job titles plus their work phone numbers

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US Health Care Fraud Schemes Worth $1.3 billion

U.S. prosecutors announced Thursday that they have charged more than 400 people with taking part in health care fraud and opioid scams that totaled $1.3 billion in false billing. Attorney General Jeff Sessions called the collective action the “largest health

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Cancer Scam Finishes This Father’s Con Artist Streak

The latest cancer scam goes to an already accused fraud victim and father (Neil Jackson) when he used his son as bait, pleading to others that his son was either seriously ill or that he had died and cashing in

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