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GitHub accounts hacked, ransomware demanded

News | Cryptocurrencies | 09 May 2019

GitHub accounts have been hacked, with the code repositories inside them being erased, while a ransom demanded off the account holders to be paid in Bitcoin.

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Unencrypted passport numbers, payment cards leaked in Marriott breach

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 10 Jan 2019

Marriott International has affirmed that, in the previous advertised data breach, only 383 million people were affected, not 500 million customers.

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Action Fraud warns customers after TV Licence fraud attack

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 09 Jan 2019

Action Fraud, the UK-based anti-fraud agency, has issued a warning to the public after receiving more than 200 complaints over fake TV Licensing emails.

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