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Cybercriminal from Russia jailed for 9 years in US prison

Aleksey Burkov pleaded guilty for credit card fraud and was sentenced in Virginia by US court. A 30-year old scammer was responsible for running two websites selling credit card information, malicious software and offering other hacking services. Who is Aleksey Burkov? A Russian citizen from St. Petersburg was operating a website named Card Planet in […]

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Malware named “Corona Anti-Virus” has been discovered recently

The world is experiencing hard times right now and while this stage is full of fear and panic for people, some see it as a good way of propagating and earning money. Attention! Cybercriminals are using Covid-19 outbreak for their own advantage. There are various kinds of scams and tricks used to make people install […]

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Russian hacker Maksim Yakubets wanted for cyber crime’s activity

Russian citizen Maksim Yakubets, aged 32, has been accused of distributing banking malware, that helped him steal more than $100 million from 300 banks in 40 countries. Russian hacker is also known for leading cybercriminal network “Evil Corp” and a $5 million reward is waiting for any information that will help to capture Yakubets. How […]

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How to recognize that your phone has been hacked

Not only your PC can be hacked these days, but your phone as well. Sometimes phones contain as much personal information as the computer itself. That’s why it makes a good target for hackers to get your data and sensitive information. Hello VPN has prepared some tips on avoiding the threat of being hacked. First […]

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What is phishing attack and its prevention

Phishing is a technique that is used by Internet criminals to steal information. As a cyber attack phishing uses email as a tool to make the recipient think the information they receive is real. The easiest way to prevent such attacks is to identify phishing among your daily correspondence. Recognize phishing Phishing attacks usually appear […]