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  • Symantec Announces August 2011 Symantec Intelligence Report - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Symantec Announces August 2011 Symantec Intelligence Report

    Symantec yesterday announced the results of the August 2011 Symantec Intelligence Report revealing that spammers are seeking to benefit from fluctuations in a turbulent financial market.  The report combines results from the Symantec.cloud MessageLabs Intelligence Report and the Symantec State of Spam & Phishing Report.  According to Symantec, the turbulent market drives “pump-and-dump” stock scams. Spammers […] More

  • Texan Charged in Hacker Stock Fraud Scheme - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Texan Charged in Hacker Stock Fraud Scheme

    A Texan is accused of organizing a ruse using a Russian hacker and a spam campaign to artificially inflate the value of certain stocks, according to the Justice Department. Christopher Rad, 42, was arrested and charged yesterday with one count of conspiracy to commit securities fraud and transmit commercial email messages with fraudulent information. According […] More

  • NY Broker Accused of 'Pump-and-Dump' Scheme via Spam - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NY Broker Accused of 'Pump-and-Dump' Scheme via Spam

    A New York stock broker has been charged for his alleged role in a fraud scheme to illegally “pump-and-dump” thinly traded Chinese and Israeli stocks by sending spam promoting stocks to artificially inflate prices, according to the FBI. Gregg M. Berger is accused of being part of a group that allegedly carried out a sophisticated […] More

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