Fraudsters arrested for years running fake site to order assassinations

Romanian police have arrested five men behind the dark web’s most notorious assassinations site, Besa Mafia, Camorra Hitman and, more recently, Hitman Marketplace #1. In fact, the resource was a fake, the site administrators did not know any killers, but this did not stop them from taking from 5,000 to 20,000 dollars in bitcoins for… Continue reading Fraudsters arrested for years running fake site to order assassinations

Anonymous claims they hacked dozens of CCTV cameras in Russia

Anonymous hacktivists claimed on Twitter that they had hacked and gained access to dozens of external and internal security cameras in Russia, located, according to the hackers, in restaurants, offices, schools and so on. The feeds from the cameras are collected on a special site called Behind Enemy Lines, where various messages are superimposed on… Continue reading Anonymous claims they hacked dozens of CCTV cameras in Russia

Google fired dozens of employees for data abuse

The Vice Motherboard has obtained internal Google documents stating that the company has fired dozens of employees for data abuse. The documents describe investigations into cases where Google employees used their positions to steal, leak, or abuse data they had access to. According to these papers, between 2018 and 2020, the company fired dozens of… Continue reading Google fired dozens of employees for data abuse

Slack Connect DM new feature drew a barrage of criticism

This week Slack Messenger developers announced a new Connect DM feature that allows sending messages directly to any Slack user in any organization. The developers positioned it as a new and convenient way to communicate with business partners. However, users and cybersecurity experts did not like the new functionality included by default. The fact is… Continue reading Slack Connect DM new feature drew a barrage of criticism