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Alleged Russian cybercriminal extradited to the US

Posted January 19, 2012 A suspected Russian cybercriminal arrived in Manhattan on Tuesday to face charges of security fraud, computer hacking and ID theft after being deported from Switzerland. Read all about it. 

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SpyEye bank Trojan hides its fraud footprint

Posted January 5, 2012 The latest variants of the information-stealing SpyEye Trojan are now specializing in hiding fraudulent transactions from your online banking statements. Should we rethink giving up on our paper statements? Here’s the full story. 

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Condom ad poses as Facebook friend request from your fetus

A condom company is sending friend requests from unborn sons to male users on Facebook. Do you feel it’s harmless advertising or a step too far (and a breach of Facebook’s terms and conditions)? Read the story. 

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