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Spammer could face 26 years in prison

Robert Soloway from Seattle was once consider the eighth largest spammer in the world, now he’s the first biggest loser. He has been arrested and charged with multiple counts of mail and electronic fraud. He also charged with operating a … Continue reading

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FTP viruses

F-secure has noticed a trend that more malware is being spread though FTP. As most can remember when viruses and other nasties were spread through email attachments, well that’s be fairly well defeated. Then came the drive-by-downloaders which use http … Continue reading

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Scamers Get Scammed

I think this is hilarious. A group of scammers called Mr Brain provide different phising, scamming tools to would be scammers. The reason the groups scripts are so popular are their ease of implementation, some can be done in as … Continue reading

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This is scary

According to Symantec U.S.-based credit cards with a card verification number were available for between US$1 to $6, while an identity” including a U.S. bank account, credit card, date of birth and government-issued identification number” was available for between $14 … Continue reading

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Spam, Oh how I hate thee

Today when I logged into my blog I was greeted by a lovely little dialog saying that I currently had 43 new spam comments. This is after not logging in for a weekend. They where all simple two to three … Continue reading

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