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Fortinet Supports Interpol Operation to Expose Global Online Fraud Ring

Fortinet‘s threat intelligence reports have helped Interpol to uncover a group of fraudsters that stole more than $60 million from businesses worldwide through online scams. Fortinet said Monday threat information cooperation between its security research unit FortiGuard Labs and Interpol led to the exposure of the cyber fraud ring behind thousands of 419, dating and Alibaba scams as well as financial …

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Cyber Crime in North Africa a 'New and Very Recent Trend'

Cyber experts with United Nations have cautioned about a recent trend in online attacks originating from  African countries. “It is important to note that the  ‘minds’ behind the crime organisations have recently moved to North Africa, which is a totally new and very recent trend,” Francesca Bosco, of the United …

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