Black Market

Shining some light on the Dark Web
Fortinet’s Eric Chan comes up with a primer on the Dark Web, and five tips on how to stay safe.
Richer pickings: Cybercriminals moving from finance to retail sector
Cybercriminals have shifted their focus from traditional financial markets to targeting the retail sector, according to the annual NTT 2016 Global Threat Intelligence Report.
I’m a CFO and I’ve been hacked!
Cybersecurity is growing too dangerous and powerful to ignore and a head-in-the-sand attitude to this once nascent, now pervasive threat is no longer an option, according to a new study by the IMA and ACCA.
Cybercriminals targeting Steam gamer accounts: Kaspersky
In an industry worth over an estimated hundred billion US dollars, gaming is not just big business for developers and manufacturers but for cybercriminals too, according to cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab.
Cybercriminals exploiting Netflix global rollout: Symantec expert
Cybercriminals are exploiting the Netflix global rollout to steal user credentials, including payment details, according to Symantec Corp.  
Cybercriminals targeting healthcare organisations: Fortinet
Fortinet has warned that patient data is far more valuable to hackers on the black market than credit card numbers because it tends to contain data that is detailed, rich, and full of information that cybercriminals can use for identity theft and fraud.
Security researchers identify malware threat to virtual currencies
Interpol cyber-threat researchers, including a Kaspersky Lab expert, have identified a threat to the blockchain in virtual transactions which could result in their being embedded with malware or other illegal data, including child abuse images.
Cyber black markets at 'unprecedented' maturity levels: Juniper
Juniper Networks said that cyber black markets have a mature economy with characteristics akin to those of a thriving metropolitan city, according to a new global report it sponsored which conducted by the Rand Corporation.
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