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ComputerCOP: The most dangerous way to spy on your kids’ online activity?

There’s a serious problem if a solution recommended by the police to parents worried about what their kids are getting up to on the internet, actually poses a security risk.

Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.


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How bank hackers stole £1.25 million with a simple piece of computer hardware

On 4 April 2013, Darius Bolder walked into the Swiss Cottage branch of Barclays bank in North London and – posing as an IT technician – managed to gain entry to the back office.

Guess what happened next…


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Lloyds TSB bank clerks accused of installing hardware device to help them steal £2 million

Three Lloyds TSB employees have been accused of conspiring to steal over £2 million from bank accounts, after allegedly installing a hardware device to steal passwords from the banking group.


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Hackers stole £1.3 million from Barclays Bank using KVM device

It takes some nerdiness and a lot of nerve to pull off a bank heist like this.

Hackers planted a device inside the bank to record staff keypresses, and screen activity, helping them to steal password information.


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12 arrested over hacking plot to steal millions from Santander bank

Hackers are alleged to have planted a hardware device in a bank, with the intention of stealing millions of pounds.

But to pull off such a plot, they would need to have had someone physically access the targeted computer. Learn more about the scheme, and how companies can best prevent similar attacks happening to them.


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John McAfee says he infected laptops with malware, spied and stole passwords from Belize officials

John McAfee claims he gave Belize officials cheap laptops that had been deliberately pre-infected with keylogging spyware, and ran a team of 23 women to seduce and spy on his intended targets.


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Call of Duty Trojan horse creator ends up in jail, after drunken college raid

A British man who spread a spyware Trojan horse posing as a patch for the popular video game “Call of Duty”, has ended up with an 18 month jail sentence.


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