November 21, 2019 4:24 pm
Paytm is warning its customer against fraud calls and SMSes that seek to gain remote access of the victim's smartphone using apps like AnyDesk and TeamViewer.
September 12, 2019 6:05 pm
SIM swapping allows hackers to take control of a victim’s phone number. In recent months, it has been used to hijack the online personas of politicians, celebrities and notables to steal money all over the world and to simply harass regular people.
November 13, 2018 2:26 am
The adjudicating officer, however, allowed part compensation of Rs 1 lakh, to be paid by complainant John Patole’s mobile service provider, as fraudsters had managed to obtain a duplicate SIM in his name.
October 13, 2018 1:51 am
In a statement, however, SBM said that it had suffered a loss of around Rs 19 crore and with the bank having an insurance cover against cyber attacks, the loss would come down further.
October 08, 2018 1:00 am
The case pertains to Manu Bharadwaj (46), a Navi Mumbai resident, whose mobile phone number was tampered with and fraudulent transactions of over Rs 23.75 lakh were made from his bank account in August 2013.
September 02, 2018 5:23 am
Police officials said the complainant, Pradipkumar Tanvar, a Bandra resident and a school dropout, had been working at a construction site in Khar.
August 12, 2018 4:49 am
According to the police, the fraudsters allegedly hacked Kumar’s email account and sent emails to several people claiming that Kumar was facing financial problems.
July 30, 2018 1:49 am
The alleged fraud came to light on July 21 when 57-year-old Bhiwandi resident Ajit Manek received an SMS alert that Rs 9 lakh had been transferred from his account.
July 29, 2018 3:27 am
A day after a Navi Mumbai hospital and hotel became targets of a ransomware attack, cyber fraudsters encrypted data belonging to a Dadar-based chartered accountant and demanded money to remove the block on the data on Monday.
July 08, 2018 4:17 am
“We chatted for a while and I felt that the guy was genuine. He claimed to be from Poland and introduced himself as a marine engineer,” said the complainant in her statement to police. She also shared her phone number with him.