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Transport For London will begin tracking users devices in their latest project Transport for London announced on the 8th of July that they will be running a pilot project in which users of their Underground (Tube) Wi-Fi service will now be dynamically tracked as they travel through different boroughs. This data will help TfL to [...]
Mac Zoom vulnerability allows any website to enable your webcam without permission. A vulnerability in the Mac Zoom client allows any malicious website to enable your Mac webcam without your permission. The flaw potentially exposes over 750,000 companies worldwide that use Zoom to conduct their day-to-day business, along with their estimated 4 million Mac users. [...]
A student from London has been jailed for stealing hundreds of thousands of pounds by blackmailing porn website users with ransomware Zain Qaiser is the most prolific cyber criminal to be sentenced in the UK after he was jailed to more than 6 years for crimes committed between 2012 and 2014. Mr Qaiser stole an [...]
Over 620 million unique email addresses and passwords were put up for sale on the dark web this February. We are only 3 months in to the new year and there has already been 2.2 billion unique email address and password combinations posted to the web for cybercriminals to attack. On Tuesday 12th February, 617 [...]
Recent police statistics show that more the £190,000 a day is lost in the UK by victims of cyber-crime Recent police statistics show a 24% increase in in reported money lost to cyber-crime between April and September 2018, with a massive £34.6m reported being stolen. In those 6 months 13,357 people UK citizens reported cyber-crimes [...]