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Bitcoin Scammers Impersonate Bill Gates and Endanger Almost 30K YouTubers

Bitcoin (BTC) scammers know no quarantines or self-isolation. Dozens of fraudulent airdrops falsely endorsed by Bill Gates ask YouTubers to send in their Bitcoins. Typically, fake YouTube airdrops are quite similar to each other. With the current pandemic enraging across the planet, a series of scams that impersonate Bill Gates has some distinct features. With Bitcoin (BTC) Price Drop, Scammers ...

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Thousands of Dark Web sites deleted in an attack on free hosting service

One of the most popular Dark Web hosting services, Daniel’s Hosting (DH), has been slaughtered. Again. Daniel Wizen, the German software developer who runs DH, said that this time, the provider of free hosting services is kaput… at least for the foreseeable future… which he also said, more or less, last time, in September 2018, when hackers rubbed 6,500 sites off ...

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FBI: Hackers Sending Malicious USB Drives & Teddy Bears via USPS

Hackers from the FIN7 cybercriminal group have been targeting various businesses with malicious USB‌ devices acting as a keyboard when plugged into a computer. Injected commands download and execute a JavaScript backdoor associated with this actor. In a FLASH alert on Thursday, the FBI warns organizations and security professionals about this tactic adopted by FIN7 to deliver GRIFFON malware. The ...

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