Online Security

Russian Cybergang Scored Millions

A firm that specializes in detecting online-ad fraud says a Russian criminal group has run a massive digital-ad fraud over the past few months. It may have cost brands, and potentially media companies, hundreds of millions of dollars. The New York company, White Ops, said in a Wednesday report that the “Methbot” operation made it […]


Could Using Tinder be Dangerous

There are two apps in question, namely Tinder and Grindr, who claim to keep personal details private until users select a match, someone they want to make contact with. It is only at this point email addresses or usernames are shared, allowing people to connect directly. The team of experts found that a determined hacker […]