Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022



Pune: Cyber criminals posing as Army officers dupe father-son duo of Rs 2 lakh

September 06, 2022 7:20 am

The police have launched a probe based on cell phone numbers and bank accounts used by the suspects, Inspector Viswajeet Khule said.

Fazil murder: Mangaluru police arrest car owner

August 01, 2022 6:42 am

The arrested individual has been identified as Ajith Crasta, owner of the car that was purportedly used by suspects. City police commissioner N Shashi Kumar has confirmed the arrest.

Mumbai: Designer held for helping frauds open bank accounts

July 29, 2022 8:53 am

On the pretext of refundable costumes, signing an MoU and processing fees, the fraudster took Rs 3.54 lakh. The fraudster then asked for another Rs 3.25 lakh saying Kohli was to feature in the advertisement.

New headache for cops: Cyber criminals buying personal data in bulk

June 26, 2022 1:22 pm

An ACP-level officer told The Indian Express that the accused were buying victims' data from websites where personal data of lakhs of people is sold in bulk for as little as Rs 600 and up to Rs 7,000.

CERT-In may float portal for cybersecurity incidents

June 11, 2022 6:47 am

The meeting took place after CERT-In’s cybersecurity norms were met with pushback by stakeholders

Indian children are more likely to be victimised by cyberbullying: McAfee’s 2022 Report

May 13, 2022 1:41 pm

The report titled ‘Life behind the screens of parents, tweens, and teens'  explains how those most vulnerable may be left under-protected.

Mumbai: MBVV police recover Rs 10 lakh of cybercrime victims this year

April 19, 2022 11:30 am

After the victims approached the cybercrime cell of the MBVV police, a team of three officers and five constables immediately started the procedure of reversing fraudulent transactions and depositing money back into the bank accounts of the victims, said a cybercrime unit officer.

Mumbai: Elderly woman searches internet for courier service, swindled of Rs 4.7 lakh

April 12, 2022 11:23 am

The complainant inadvertently contacted a fake courier service which she found online and was tricked into sharing her bank details, the police said.

Mumbai: Cyber-fraudsters create fake Ambuja Cements portal again, dupe company of Rs 3.21 lakh

March 28, 2022 9:47 am

There have been multiple incidents in 2019 and 2021 where fraudsters created fake websites or gave fake numbers of Ambuja Cements on the internet duping customers ordering cement.

Lapsus$ hacking group: Seven, including 16-year-old from Oxford, arrested in UK

March 25, 2022 2:37 pm

Seven teenagers have been arrested by the London Police in connection with the cyber-hacking group Lapsus$