#romancescams | HK$310 million Japanese bank swindle biggest of year so far for Hong Kong police’s online crime specialists

The US branch of a Japanese bank has been tricked into transferring HK$310 million (US$40 million) into five Hong Kong bank accounts – one of the city’s biggest email scams of the year. The post #romancescams | HK$310 million Japanese...
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#romancescams | SHARED INTEL: How attacks on web, mobile apps are being fueled by rising API vulnerabilities

Application programming interface. API. It’s the glue holding digital transformation together. Related: A primer on ‘credential stuffing’ APIs are the conduits for moving data to-and-fro in our digitally transformed world. APIs are literally everywhere in the digital landscape, and more...
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#romancescams | Edmonton police warning of coronavirus scams after 3 lose more than $17K – Edmonton

Since the novel coronavirus arrived in Alberta, police say three Edmontonians have lost $17,750 in scams related to COVID-19. Detective Linda Herczeg with the EPS Economic Crimes Section says criminals are preying on people’s fears. READ MORE: Coronavirus: Counterfeit Chinese-made...
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