#CyberCrime

7 hours ago.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Banks have been asked to enhance their safety norms for ATMs through end-to-end encryption. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • Investigations show that fraudsters tamper with LAN cables of the ATM
  • CERT data shows that 2,90,445 digital banking frauds were reported in 2020
  • There has been a 46% rise in digital transactions in 2019-20 in comparison to 2018-19

4 April.Menlo Park, CA, USA
Facebook has around 2.6 billion users worldwide. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Around 533 million users were victims of this privacy breach
  • Fragments like locations, birthdates, Facebook IDs and email address have been leaked
  • Around 32 million users have been recorded from US while India accounts for 6 million

12 March.Beijing, China
LinkedIn is one of the few social media networks available in the country. (Photo Credits: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • LinkedIn clarified that the suspension has nothing to do with the cyberattack
  • The company said they were "adhering to Chinese" government regulations
  • All other social media networks are banned in the country

6 March.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Many WhatsApp users have been receiving a message claiming that Adidas is giving free shoes this Women's Day. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • “Adidas is offering free shoes on Women’s day," reads the WhatsApp message
  • It also contains a link
  • There's no mention of free gifts on Adidas' official website