Internet Crime Bitcoin and the Darknet [Video]

. Internet Crime Definition – What does Internet Crime mean? Internet crime is any crime or illegal online activity committed on the Internet, through the Internet or using the Internet. The widespread Internet crime phenomenon encompasses multiple global levels of legislation and oversight. In the demanding and continuously changing IT field, security experts are committed to combating Internet crime through preventative technologies, such as intrusion detection networks and packet sniffers. Internet crime is a strong branch of cybercrime. Identity theft, Internet scams and cyberstalking are the primary types of Internet crime.…

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Phishing Attacks [Video]

Phishing

Hackers impersonate Microsoft more than any other brand in phishing attacks By James Sanders Phishers tend to focus on business during the week, social media and finance on the weekend, according to a Vade Secure report. Cybercriminals change tactics throughout the week when waging phishing attacks, as social media services like Facebook are targeted more during the weekend, according to the Q1 2019 Phishers’ Favorites report published Thursday by Vade Secure. Social engineering attacks—typically in the form of phishing—continue to be a popular mode of attack for cybercriminals, while an increase in social media…

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ICFO Archive: Seniors Grandparent Scams [Video]

Grandparent Scams

Older archive but a good history of Senior Grandparent Scams  Right Click on Links ‘Grandparent scams’ steal thousands from seniors http://money.cnn.com/2013/05/22/retirement/grandparent-scams/ “Grandparent scam” explained: What you need to know  http://www.cbsnews.com/news/grandparent-scam-explained-by-former-scammer-what-you-need-to-know/ Top 10 Senior Scams and How to Avoid Them  http://www.aplaceformom.com/blog/3-8-14-senior-scams-how-to-avoid/ These scammers are targeting your elderly parents  http://www.cnbc.com/2015/02/17/these-scammers-are-targeting-your-elderly-parents.html The Grandparent Scam  http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/04/09/the-grandparent-scam/?_r=0 Grandparent Scam FAQs Con Artists Exploit Family Ties, concern  http://grandparents.about.com/od/grandparentingissues/tp/Grandparent-Scam-Faqs.htm How to Guard Against Common Scams That Target Seniors Hundreds of thousands of older Americans are victims of financial fraud and theft every year. http://money.usnews.com/money/personal-finance/articles/2015/10/27/how-to-guard-against-common-scams-that-target-seniors 8 costly scams…

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ICFO Archive: Child Exploitation 1 [Video]

Child Sexual Abuse

Older ICFO archive history of Child Exploitation  Warning – Content May Be Disturbing To Some Readers Right Click on Links The Paedophile File Pedophiles in the Cabinet Tory gay bombshell set to blow Lord McAlpine and the pedophile ring Shame and scandal in the family Beast of the Valleys: Scandal of the children’s homes Tory gay love nest exposed Did McAlpine launder money under Thatcher’s nose? Dirty tricks against Blair Why McAlpine could never be thrown to the wolves Letter to Frank Dobson MP Inside The Disks Whitewash: Ian Greer The Waterhouse…

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Seniors Identity Theft [Video]

Seniors Lose $3 Billion to Identity Theft Each Year. Do This to Protect Yourself From Identity Theft Alix Langone   Identity theft impacts millions of people every year, and older Americans are targeted at higher rates than the rest of the population. People age 65 and older lose a whopping $36.5 billion to elder financial abuse every year, and almost $3 billion of that money is stolen via identity theft fraud, according to a study conducted by financial services firm TrueLink. The average amount of money an older adult loses…

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ICFO Archive: Children’s Safety Online [Video]

Child Grooming

Older ICFO archive history of Children’s Safety Online Right Click on Links Weekly Scam Alert: Scams Targeting Your Children  http://www.sitejabber.com/blog/2010/09/21/weekly-scam-alert-scams-targeting-your-children/ How to Protect Your Children From Phishing Scams  http://mashable.com/2013/01/15/protect-children-phishing-scams/#Jnxic.5Vzgq4 Online Parenting: 10 Common Internet Scams Your Child Might Fall For WARNING: scammers offering children for adoption Online scammers have targeted Kidspot, offering this two-year-old girl for adoption  http://www.kidspot.com.au/warning-scammers-offering-children-for-adoption/ Government cracks down on daycare rort involving 11,000 parents  http://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/parenting/government-cracks-down-on-daycare-rort-involving-11000-parents/news-story/e1fead3439f87e949a477be7f0b56ec0 Why you SHOULDN’T “type Amen and share” posts of sick children  http://www.courtneywestlake.com/why-you-shouldnt-share-posts-of-sick-children/ Child modeling and acting scams still as popular as ever …

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ICFO Archive: Cybersecurity Insider Threats [Video]

Older ICFO archive history of Cybersecurity Insider Threats Right Click on Links 20 Ways To Mitigate The 3 Types Of Insider Threats: Part 1 of 2 20 Ways To Mitigate The 3 Types Of Insider Threats: Part 2 of 2 The 3 types of insider threat Security Quiz: How Well Do You Know the Insider Threat? How to Identify the Insider Threat Understanding The Many Facets Of Insider Threats Combating the Insider Threat Insider Threats Part 1 – Who Is Attacking Your Network? Insider Threats Part 2 – What can…

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Phone Scams [Video]

Phone Scams

Phone scammers posing as law enforcement, Social Security Administration steal more than $2 million MAY 2, 2019, 2:30PM EDT The NYPD has issued an alert to warn people against phone scams in which callers are pretending to be the Social Security Administration or law enforcement agencies. There have been more than 200 complaints made regarding the scam, and people have reported losses of more than $2 million. In comparison, only three similar complaints were made all of last year. Scammers tell victims their Social Security number has been used for illegal activities,…

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ICFO Archive: Tech Support Scams [Video]

Tech Support Scams

Older archive but a good history of Tech Support Scams Right Click on Links Regulators shut down global PC ‘tech support’ scam Tech Support Scams – Help & Resource Page Support scams, malware and mind games without frontiers Tech Support Scams – Help & Resource Page TECH SUPPORT SCAMS ‘Microsoft Partner’ Claims Fuel Support Scams Microsoft hits Windows tech support scammers with a lawsuit Anatomy of a Scam: The “Windows Tech Support” Con Examined Conversation With a Tech Support Scammer Better Business Bureau: Tech support scams are a serious danger Windows…

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ICFO Archive: Tax Scams 2 [Video]

Tax Scams

Older archive but a good history of Tax Scams Right Click on Links Orng gur Onq Thlf gb Lbhe Gnk Ershaq va 2016 IRS Employee Charged In $1 Million Identity Theft Tax Fraud IRS Admits Problem with IP PIN Letters for Identity Theft Victims IRS Taxpayer Advocate Service Employee Charged in Identity Theft Scheme Better Business Bureau’s Top 10 Scams of 2015 Ex-D.C. juvenile justice worker pleads guilty in $42 million tax-ID-theft ring  IRS Drops Proposed Charity Regulations After Identity Theft Risk Outcry Prevent Identity Theft When Filing Taxes This Year…

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