Tag Archives: Lethal Betrayal

CROOKS STICK RANSOM NOTE ON CHOCOLATE FACTORY COMPUTERS “PUT THE CHOCOLATE IN THE BAG AND NOBODY GETS HURT”

Imagine life without chocolate. Forrest Gump’s mum said life is all about a box of chocolates and now it has been proven to be true. Those pesky Eastern Europeans have now used their ransomware to take control of the Cadbury … Continue reading

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HONDA FORCED TO SHUTDOWN PLANT DUE TO RANSOMWARE INFECTION

June 21 2017 On Wednesday Honda announced that it was forced to shut down production at one of its plants after it was hit by the WannaCry ransomware. In mid-May when the virus appeared efforts were made to secure its … Continue reading

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AVOIDING IDENTITY THEFT

Broadly speaking if your personal information is used to steal from you or carry out other crimes then you’re a victim of identity fraud. A common example of the crime is to steal personal information, open a credit card account … Continue reading

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FINDING THE READING I ENJOY

I have always read to do research, or to learn how to do things but to read for the sheer pleasure and enjoyment, well that’s another thing. But I’m giving it a go. In my post A Journey of Reading … Continue reading

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A JOURNEY OF READING

I don’t get a lot of time for reading so I decided to find a way to inject extra enthusiasm into this pastime. I chose a book, searched it out and acquired it from one of the many great bookstores in … Continue reading

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CYBERCRIME IS SERIOUS IN THE UK

Britons lose more than £670m a year, from online fraud. In response to a recent survey over half those questioned said they had been a victim of online crime. This class of crime includes internet-based fraud, ID theft and hacking. … Continue reading

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IDENTITY THEFT WHAT SHOULD I DO?

About 15 million people a year fall victim to identity theft and although the methods that scammers use to steal your information are high-tech, it isn’t that difficult. In some instances a search of the internet can enable criminals to … Continue reading

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SOCIAL MEDIA INFORMATION IS EASY PICKINGS FOR SCAMMERS WANTING TO ACCESS YOUR PERSONAL DETAILS

In my novel, my character has to deal with the consequences of identity theft, don’t you become a victim too. We all know about Phishing which is when hackers attempt to acquire information such as usernames, passwords and credit card details by … Continue reading

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VIENNA – BEST CITY TO LIVE IN

St Stephens Cathedral in the center of historic Vienna. Sean Fraser agrees with Mercer’s report. Vienna is the city with the world’s best quality of living, according to the Mercer 2014 Quality of Living rankings, in which European cities dominate. … Continue reading

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IDENTITY THEFT NO. 1 CONSUMER COMPLAINT

In 2013, identity theft retained its No. 1 spot on the Federal Trade Commission’s national ranking of consumer complaints. That same year, American consumers reported losing more than $1.6 billion to fraud, according to the FTC’s annual report on consumer … Continue reading

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