Trolling, personal attacks, sexual harassment and doxing are the most common cyber-bullying tactics.
After demanding money impersonating bureaucrats by creating their fake WhatsApp accounts, cyber fraudsters have now targeted the chief minister of Kerala.
Having created fake Facebook profiles, fraudsters are now into fake WhatsApp accounts of ministers and bureaucrats to siphon off money.
The distribution of the state government’s free Onam food kits will begin on August 10, said Food and Civil Supplies Minister G R Anil.
22-yr-old accused threatened women saying he’d post their morphed, lewd photos online
The dreaded Everest Ransomware has issued a data leak threat to Fedfina, a financial institution in Kochi.
The fraudsters had sent a link to make the transfer. After Bal made the initial transfer, the accused withdrew Rs 99,000 from his account.
Name and photographs of church used to deceive people and receive huge donations
In the last 3 years, the victim has lost Rs 1.5 crore to cyber criminals
Not just civilians, cyber criminals are now also targeting senior officials of the Telangana government and the police.
A 36-year-old woman software engineer from Kerala lost nearly Rs 35 lakh to accept a supposed currency parcel of Rs 75 lakh.
After collecting their phone and other details, he would call them regularly, but keep postponing his visit to their homes to finalise the wedding date.
According to Abhiramapuram police, N Srikrishna of Nandanam was looking to buy a two-wheeler for his friend and visited an e-commerce site.
In the first case, an advocate from Warasiguda, who lost Rs 55 lakh, said the fraudster showed him virtual profits, making her fall prey to the trap.
The Google Business Account of Hotel Crowne Plaza was hacked by unknown persons between June 2 and June 7.
Sirisha appeared before the CID officials on June 6 along with a few other accused TDP activists.
Razorpay conducted an internal investigation and found 831 transactions against 16 unique merchants of Razorpay, from March 6 to May 13 this year.
The police said there are over 300 apps offering instant loans. After the loan is processed, they will start harassing the borrowers using their personal data.
In the first four months of 2022, of the 364 complaints received, 338 were through NCRP and 26 were filed at the office. While `2. 24 crore was lost, `5. 11 lakh was frozen and `7. 83 lakh recovered.
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