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$3.5 million crowdfunded drone campaign flops, lawsuit alleges

Enlarge (credit: Shenzen Sunshine) The marketplace for the consumer drone is skyrocketing. Now there are more than 770,000 drones registered with the US...

Will the Supreme Court end the East Texas patent scam?

Enlarge / People wait in line to enter the US Supreme Court building in January 2016. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images) It didn't take...

How Identity Deception Increases the Success of Ransomware

As scammers hone their skills, their handiwork looks more credible to intended victims, making a successful ransomware scam more likely.

Ransom scam exploits Apple iOS Safari flaw to target porn viewers

The scareware campaign duped victims into paying a ransom.

Hacker Charged With Business $100 Million Business Email Fraud Scheme

DAILY VIDEO: Hacker accused of carrying out business email scam netting $100M; Google's web ad misplacement troubles spread to U.S.; Konica Minolta developing office...

Hacker Accused of Carrying Out Business Email Scam Netting $100M

The long arm of the law tracks done a lone hacker who allegedly used a business email compromise attack to steal $100 million from...

World’s worst botnet fiends switch from ransomware to stock scam spam

IT LIVES! Cybercriminals behind the Necurs botnet have reactivated the zombie network and returned to their original business of using compromised machines as conduits...

Phishing: Would you fall for one of these scam emails?

There's still plenty more phish in the sea, as workers can't stop clicking on scam emails. Would these ones trick you?

Scammers hired hundreds of ‘staff’ to defraud TalkTalk customers

BBC probe reveals scale of the scam Hundreds of staff were hired by scammers in Indian call centres to defraud TalkTalk customers, according to...

Mike Pence used an AOL e-mail account for state business and...

Enlarge (credit: Gage Skidmore) As the Republican vice presidential candidate, Mike Pence vigorously chastised Hillary Clinton for using a personal server to send...

Hoping for a payrise? Then watch out for this sneaky phishing...

Latest scam tries to trick you into handing over passwords and financial details.