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1284812/2/2016I Dialed a Wrong Number and Stumbled Into International Phone Fraud
http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2016/12/cuban-tele...
By Sarah Zhang - The Atlantic A few weeks ago, I was trying to call Cuba. I got an error message—which, okay, international ...
1284711/18/2016Three Mobile cyber hack: six million customers' private information at risk after employee login used to access database
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/11/17/three-mobile-cyber-ha...
By Steven Swinford, Deputy Political Editor & Cara McGoogan One of Britain's biggest mobile phone companies has admitted ...
1284611/8/2016Alleged lottery scam kingpin arrested in Jamaica
http://www.foxnews.com/world/2016/11/08/alleged-lottery-scam-kin...
Associated Press: FARGO, N.D. – A man accused of spearheading a lottery scam that bilked at least 70 mostly elderly U.S. resi...
128448/30/2016Scam targeting poor student highlights need for privacy protection Xu Yuyu's loss of 10,000 yuan in college tuition to con artists leads to public out
By Sun Liangzi and Li Rongde (Beijing) — Police have nabbed six suspects linked to a phone scam in eastern Shandong Province...
128458/30/2016Cybercriminals use insiders to attack telcos
http://www.telecomasia.net/content/cybercriminals-use-insiders-a...
Networks Asia Cybercriminals are using insiders to gain access to telecommunications networks and subscriber data, recruitin...
128427/20/2016CBS news story on widow who lost $100K to the IRS Scam
http://newyork.cbslocal.com/video/category/spoken-word-wcbstv/34...
Click on the link below to access a CBS News video related to a Long Island, NY widow who suffered a $100K USD loss related to ...
128437/19/2016Polish telecom suffers major data breach following hack
Customer data including bank details entered on web forms lost in major data breach at Polish telecom operator. Polish telec...
128417/6/2016Robocalls: A Problem We All Need to Solve
http://www.attpublicpolicy.com/uncategorized/robocalls-a-problem...
By Rob Quinn - You’re trying to sit down to dinner, but the phone won’t stop ringing. And it’s not friends, family or the o...
128406/11/2016Twins suspected in nationwide cellphone scam arrested in Heber City with 27 iPhones
http://fox13now.com/2016/06/11/twins-suspected-in-nationwide-cel...
HEBER CITY, Utah -- Twin brothers suspected in a nationwide cell phone scheme were arrested in Heber City Friday with 27 fraudu...
128394/12/2016Ransomware is rising and Netflix and PlayStation accounts command big dollars, Symantec says
http://www.news.com.au/technology/online/hacking/ransomware-is-r...
News.Com.AU - Jennifer Dudley-Nicholson YOUR photos, files and passwords have never been more valuable or desirable to hacke...
128384/4/2016FBI offering iPhone cracking services to federal agencies, local law enforcement
http://www.fiercegovernmentit.com/story/fbi-offering-iphone-crac...
By Eli Richman i FierceWireless Now that the Federal Bureau of Investigation apparently has its own way to bypass the securi...
128373/31/2016Google Fiber announces home phone service
http://www.telecomasia.net/blog/content/google-fiber-announces-h...
Who said the home phone was dead? Alphabet Inc’s high-speed internet service, Google Fiber, is now introducing a home phone ser...
128363/23/2016Chinese national pleads guilty to DOD hacking conspiracy
http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/chinese-national-pleads-guilty-...
The Hill: A Chinese national on Wednesday pleaded guilty to participating in a years-long conspiracy to hack into the comput...
128353/21/2016Fiscal 2015 federal cyber incidents increased 10% over previous year
http://www.fiercegovernmentit.com/story/fiscal-2015-federal-cybe...
FierceTelecom| By Eli Richman Federal agencies reported 77,183 total cybersecurity incidents in fiscal 2015, a 10 percent in...
128343/10/2016FTC and Department of Justice Bring Action against Lead-Generator Using Robocalls to Pitch Energy Savings
https://www.ftc.gov/news-events/press-releases/2016/03/ftc-depar...
Defendants Bombarded Consumers with Millions of Unwanted Illegal Recorded Calls The Federal Trade Commission, in coordinati...
128333/2/2016PBX Hacking and IRSF: The New Knockout Combo Punch in Mobile Communications Fraud
http://telecomreseller.com/2016/03/02/pbx-hacking-and-irsf-the-n...
Argyle Data Examines Why the 67% Rise in PBX Hacking Is a Key Driver of International Revenue Share Fraud SAN MATEO, CA–(M...
128311/28/2016RALEIGH WOMAN INDICTED IN CHARITY SCAM
abc11.com/news/raleigh-woman-indicted-in-charity-scam/1177927/
ABC Eyewitness News RALEIGH (WTVD) -- Agents with the North Carolina Secretary of State said two people were indicted on mul...
128321/28/2016Cell providers targeted in phony charity scam Read more at http://www.wral.com/cell-providers-targeted-in-phony-charity-scam/15289190/#YM2H4EjbmMzAe8G
wral.com/cell-providers-targeted-in-phony-charity-scam/15289190/
WRAL.Com Two people have been charged in connection with an alleged scam that cost AT&T and Verizon Wireless nearly $700,000...
128301/19/2016Cuba removed from FCC exclusion list, opening door for more U.S.-based CSPs
http://www.fiercetelecom.com/story/cuba-removed-fcc-exclusion-li...
FierceWireless - By Sean Buckley The FCC has removed Cuba from its exclusion list, opening up opportunities for more U.S.-bas...
128291/8/2016Gaza's cybercriminals get rich hacking Internet-based phone lines
http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2015/08/
RAFAH, Gaza Strip — When an unemployed person in the Gaza Strip suddenly shows signs of affluence, people often suspect he has ...
128281/7/2016IRS employee arrested for stealing taxpayers' sensitive information
http://www.fiercegovernmentit.com[fiercegovernmentit.com
By Chris Nehls An Internal Revenue Service employee whose job it was to assist identify theft victims was arrested last mont...
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