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3 Steps to identify FAKE PROFILES on Facebook, Linkedin and more!

We all have a social media account, and on that account we are sharing personal information which can be valuable for someone else. The people which are interested in that information often setup fake profiles in order to hide their real identity. When they create those fake profiles – they use the internet to build […]

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malware-research

SCAM: Floyd Mayweather In Trouble After Authorities Find Pill Bottles In His Locker

Beware of the ‘Floyd Mayweather In Trouble After Authorities Find Pill Bottles In His Locker’ scam which is currently circulating the web. The claims that Floyd Mayweather has been arrested after authorities would have found ‘EliteTest360’ pills in his locker. The claims are fake, and the site which is sharing this news has only been […]

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Cybersecurity

APT POTAO EXPRESS: Infected version TrueCrypt used for cyber spying

A Russian website has been sharing a malicious TrueCrypt application for several years and recently it was made public by ESET that the file which is offered via the Russian website is actually a Trojan horse which is being used for espionage. The website hxxp://truecryptrussia.ru (MALICIOUS) was forcing this malicious TrueCrypt version and once the […]

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Facebook

Germans allowed to use Fake Names on Facebook, while everyone else CANNOT

Residents of the German state of Hamburg do not have to register under their own name on Facebook. The profile site should not block accounts with pseudonyms, and they are not allowed to be changed by hand. This is a new rule which has been made by the Germans. The Germans in the city of […]

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Facebook

Facebook scam: Father nearly loses his leg  

The “Father nearly loses his leg” Facebook post is just another Facebook scam which is trying to lure unaware users to an malicious website which is used by cyber criminals to collect personal and financial information from the victims which land on the fake “Father nearly loses his leg” video website. The Facebook users are […]