Hackers locked NC couple’s phone, stole thousands of dollars from their bank account :: WRAL.com

Written by Jennifer Emmert, WLOS Asheville, North Carolina Thousands of dollars vanished from a couple’s checking account in western North Carolina. The cybercriminals targeted the couple’s bank account, and all they could do was watch helplessly. The pair lost $2800 instantly. “They’re skilled, they know what they’re doing, and they target people like us,” said … Read more

US teens recruited to expel immigrants from Mexico border

SUNLAND PARK, NM, April 11 (Reuters) – 17-year-old Santi sits in his car outside stores in Sunland Park, New Mexico, watching a pulsating blue dot on his mobile phone. People smugglers hired him to pick up migrants here, less than a mile from the Mexican border, and take them to nearby El Paso, Texas. His … Read more

ISP of Ukraine’s army in a major cyber attack

Ukrainian officials said the country’s military-used internet service provider came under a massive cyber attack on Monday, raising fears that Russia intends to use more dangerous digital weapons as the war drags into its second month. Some experts have described the attack on Ukrtelecom PJSC as among the most damaging cyber attacks since the Russian … Read more

ISP of Ukraine’s army in a major cyber attack

Ukrainian officials said the country’s military-used internet service provider came under a massive cyber attack on Monday, raising fears that Russia intends to use more dangerous digital weapons as the war drags into its second month. Some experts have described the attack on Ukrtelecom PJSC as among the most damaging cyber attacks since the Russian … Read more

ISP of Ukraine’s army in a major cyber attack

Ukrainian officials said the country’s military-used internet service provider came under a massive cyber attack on Monday, raising fears that Russia intends to use more dangerous digital weapons as the war drags into its second month. Some experts have described the attack on Ukrtelecom PJSC as among the most damaging cyber attacks since the Russian … Read more

Policemen in Brazil say, your internet provider may be a gangster

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – As residents of Rio de Janeiro sought refuge in their homes last year during the deadliest phase of the COVID-19 outbreak in Brazil, police investigator Gabriel Ferrando said he was alerted that something suspicious was upsetting the local internet. Access has vanished across large swathes of Morro da Formiga, or … Read more

In Brazil, Your Internet Provider Could Be a Gangster, Cops Say World News

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – As residents of Rio de Janeiro sought refuge in their homes last year during the deadliest phase of the COVID-19 outbreak in Brazil, police investigator Gabriel Ferrando said he was alerted that something suspicious was upsetting the local internet. Access has vanished across large swathes of Morro da Formiga, or … Read more

Eric Adams Considers Using the Drone Army to Fight NYC Crime: Sources

Mayor Eric Adams is studying a small army of drones to fight rising crime in the Big Apple — possibly deploying high-flying Robocops from rooftops as vigilant guardians of Gotham, sources told The Post. Tel Aviv-based Blue White Robotics and Brooklyn’s Easy Ariel were two drone manufacturers that appeared earlier this month at a Chamber … Read more

Hammer attack accused of alleged alien searches on the Internet

A court heard that a man accused of trying to beat his roommate to death with a hammer had searched the Internet for “murder”, “mutilation” and “violence on the victim’s genitals” in the lead up to the attack. Kevin Arden, 28, is being tried in NSW County Court for drugging and beating his friend Harry … Read more

With a new electronic tool, Westerners used text messages to Russians about the war in Ukraine

People around the world are using a new website to circumvent the Kremlin’s propaganda machine by sending individual messages about the war in Ukraine to random people in Russia. The site was developed by a group of Polish programmers who acquired about 20 million mobile phone numbers and approximately 140 million email addresses owned by … Read more