Kaspersky Lab discovered Desert Falcons, a cyber-espionage group targeting high profile organizations and individuals from Middle Eastern countries.
Since late 2013, an international cyber criminal group has been targeting banks around the world and has made off with $300 million - possibly even more - by compromising the banks' systems with malware and using the information gleaned via it to their advantage, Kaspersky Lab has revealed to the NYT.
More than 1,500 data breaches led to one billion data records compromised worldwide during 2014, according to Gemalto's Breach Level Index (BLI).
It didn't take long for scammers to attempt to take advantage of the Anthem data breach, as phishing messages impersonating credit monitoring services supposedly offered for free by Anthem have been spotted as early as last Friday.
The one thing that online dating scammers have in common is that their preferred target demographic is vulnerable and trusting people with a limited social circle or support group.
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