Bankbot: Evolution to Date

Nowadays, more and more people use their mobile devices to carry out their everyday tasks, such as managing their bank accounts, which has resulted in an upward trend in ...
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Opportunity makes the cybercriminal

Just imagine that you are strolling down the street near a mailbox and a few feet away you see what appears to be a letter lying on the ground.
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The Hackers Double “R”: Rationality and Risk

In the beginning, the term hacker had a positive connotation in the computing sector and among programming experts. “Hackers” were considered to be especially skillful ...
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Cyberfraud and emotional detachment

A group of golfers were asked whether they would feel capable of moving the ball with their hand to place it in a more favorable position. A high percentage of these ...
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Teens and Cyberdelinquency. The Impact of Low Online Self-Control.

Today’s teens form part of Gen Z, young people who were born and raised in the new technology era, who cannot envisage an offline world with no access to the Internet or ...
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The "Flow state": Hacking for hacking’s sake

  • Jorge Jiménez
  • 06.11.2018
  • hacking
Paul Graham, one of the foremost experts and educators on the hacker phenomenon, talks about how two of top hackers’ main traits are their curiosity and their capacity ...
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My personality may make me susceptible to phishing

There’s no question that phishing can be considered the star of the cybercrime world. 
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Cyberprofiling. Above and beyond digital fingerprint comparison.

Identity theft or misappropriation is one of the cybercrimes that has most risen in recent years, causing not only considerable economic losses but also undermining one ...
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Cryptocurrency malware: an explosive mix!

Since cryptocurrencies came on the scene in late 2008 and early 2009, new malware has gradually emerged that does its utmost to steal users’ wallets and ...
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The world’s top 3 cybercrime and online fraud hotspots

When we’re on the subject of malware and cyber attacks, we usually focus our attention on cybercrime as a totally unknown, uniform entity. Nevertheless, cybersecurity ...
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