Do Unaware Malware Victims Exist? In Turkey They Do

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In an always online world, it might seem hard to believe that there are people in this day and age (most of whom live in Turkey, for now) who are incognizant of the fact that their machines have been infected with malware. In other words, they have become unaware malware victims. Recent reports published in …

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IPTV Box Pirate Jailed For Four Years In The UK. Why?

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Nobody can say they weren’t warned before. The United Kingdom previously threatened to bring harsh punishments for people who engaged in online piracy through a reformed Economy Bill. But since some folks have got to learn the hard way, one pirate who supplied IPTV boxes in the United Kingdom (to people who obviously wanted the …

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A Jailed Ross Ulbricht Wasn’t Enough For Someone To Access Silk Road Operator’s Account

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Who doesn’t really know the man Ross Ulbricht? Well, it turns out a lot of you folks don’t so let’s begin with a two line introduction. Ross Ulbricht is the man behind “Dread Pirate Roberts”, you may ask what on earth is Dread Pirate Roberts. Basically, Ross Ulbricht was convicted (a while ago) for operating a …

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Artificial Intelligence Catching Gang Members? Researchers Say Possible

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Many people would argue that the police has been a little less than perfect as far as preventing and stopping crime is concerned. And that might be the reason why some researchers believe that the answer could lie in the use of Artificial Intelligence in order to fight crime and rid cities around the world …

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The New And Improved Megaupload 2.0 Will Be Unstoppable

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Take it however you want to take it but Megaupload 2.0 is set to come back with new “safety” features that will allow the file-sharing website to outsource critical services such as file hosting and others, in an effort to avoid receiving takedown requests from various anti-piracy groups. Megaupload is (or rather was) ranked amongst …

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File-Sharer Pirates Be Warned, 10 Years Jail Awaits You

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Lawmakers in the United Kingdom have warned that File-sharers who upload copyrighted material on the internet could get a sentence that would last ten years. The United Kingdom House of Commons is presently working on bringing a new legislation that will synchronize punishment sentences to people who engage in offline and online piracy. With that …

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Is Ransomware The Biggest Threat To Everyone? Even To Big Tech Companies?

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Well, if a Europol report is to be believed then ransomware is an ugly manifestation of the biggest cyber threat to everyone on the planet. Europol published its annual Internet Organised Crime Threat Assessment (IOCTA) report on Thursday and according to the vast research conducted by Europol, it has been revealed that the agency considers …

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FCC’s Plan To Guard Consumer Privacy Spells Trouble For Big Cable

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When are big cable operators ever happy about any of FCC’s (Federal Communications Commission) plans. This time though, a possible plan to protect consumer privacy is proving to be particularly troublesome to digest for big cable operators. Recent reports have revealed that federal regular are likely to go ahead with an audacious plan which will …

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BREIN Exposes Pirates Without a Court Order

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BREIN has just revealed the identities of foreign pirates. The only problem is that the anti-piracy group did it without a court order. BREIN, which is a Dutch anti-piracy group, recently said in a statement that it had discovered the identities of people who were running several torrent linking websites on the internet. The BREIN …

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