cybercrime

Kochi woman falls for ‘gift’ from US suitor, loses Rs 5.3 lakh

The con operation began in April this year with a person identified as Harsh Steve contacting the woman over phone after seeing her profile in a Kerala matrimony site.

published on : 19th June 2021

Hyderabad cybercrime wing files chargesheet in micro loan apps case

Suspects working for China-based firms in India had siphoned Rs 30,000 cr from the public in the form of loan recoveries

published on : 29th May 2021

12 arrested in Jharkhand's Deoghar for involvement in cybercrime

Twelve people were arrested in Jharkhand's Deoghar district on Sunday for their alleged involvement in cybercrime, police said.

published on : 23rd May 2021

Breach of Air India data: Cyber experts caution against phishing, carding attacks

Nandakishore Harikumar, CEO of Kochi-based private cyber security agency Technisanct Technologies, said that there is a possibility of these data landing in dark web.

published on : 23rd May 2021

Fake Facebook profile of Ramagundam Commissioner asks citizens for money

The CP who identified the fake Facebook account created under his name through cyber crime police.

published on : 25th April 2021

Beware of ‘WhatsApp Pink’, cops and cyber experts warn public

About four days ago, cyber security researcher Rajsekhar Rajaharia from Delhi took to Twitter and alerted the public about a new cyber threat.

published on : 22nd April 2021

Cyber gamble

Two months ago, a businessman in Kochi lost a big sum of Rs 2 lakh.

published on : 21st April 2021

PT Thomas alleges cybercrime against LDF candidate

It was intended to mislead the viewer, as Thomas’s son’s name is also Vishnu, according to the complaint filed by UDF before returning officer of Thrikkakara. 

published on : 26th March 2021

Hyderabad cybercrime: Man harasses girl on social media, held

According to the police, B Sai Kumar, a second-year Intermediate student, befriended a 16-year-old girl through social media and lured her under the pretext of love.

published on : 21st March 2021

Kerala calls for national portal to crack cybercrime cases

Police dept approaches Union ministries to set up coordination portal so that states can overcome jurisdictional limitations

published on : 21st March 2021

Hyderabad man post abusive content CM K Chandrasekhar Rao, KT Rama Rao and cops on Facebook

The accused Suraj Kumar Batti, who runs a group on Facebook, published a post, which claimed that the police, CM and IT Minister were misusing their powers and harassing individuals. 

published on : 20th March 2021

Cyber criminals look to exploit Kerala’s love for elections

Experts identify poll-themed phishing attacks that are disguised as surveys to penetrate users’ digital devices

published on : 19th March 2021

9 of 10 cybercrimes in Telangana traced to Jharkhand’s Jamtara

During questioning, the accused told the police that committing cyber frauds was very common in Jamtara.

published on : 15th March 2021

Cyber crook from Jamtara cheats woman of Rs 6.40 lakh, held 

The cybercrime wing of the Rachakonda police arrested a cyber fraudster from Jamtara in Jharkhand, Birbal Pandit, who had cheated a city-based woman to the tune of Rs 6.40 lakh.

published on : 13th March 2021

Thiruvananthapuram sees huge spike in cybercrimes

With increased access to online platforms , it is of little surprise that criminal activities in the cyber world increased.

published on : 3rd March 2021
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