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Naked Security discusses cybercrime on BBC Radio 5 Live's "Outriders" show...

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Ever wondered how cybercriminals turn electronic trickery into cold, hard cash? What sort of person gets drawn into this sort of crime? Who bears the cost? And how do the cops arrest the perpetrators when they might be dozens of network hops away?

"Casher crew" from global $45m cyberheist busted in New York - 1 dead, 7 face trial

When you think of cybercrime, you probably imagine a hacker sitting far from his victims, breaking in digitally from a distance.

But when it comes to cashing out the proceeds of your crime, it's a question of "Go where the money is...and go there often."

63 alleged NYC gangsters busted, thanks to their own Facebook blabbing

63 alleged NYC gangsters busted, thanks to their own social media blabbing

The alleged members of three rival drug and gun gangs apparently spoon-fed New York police, serving up allusions to their alleged crimes in slangy, atrociously spelled postings to Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.

iPhone thief posts picture of himself seemingly smoking pot on victim's Facebook page

iPhone thief posts picture of himself smoking pot on victim's Facebook page

Do you recognise this man?

If so, the police would like to hear from you.

Bank-raiding Gozi malware - three men charged in New York

The DoJ has published five "charging documents" filed in New York yesterday against three men accused of operating a bank-raiding malware enterprise.

The documents give a fascinating insight into a cybercrime operation...

LulzSec informant Sabu rewarded with six months freedom for helping Feds

LulzSec hacker Sabu rewarded with six months freedom for co-operating with Feds

Hector Monsegur, the notorious hacker known as "Sabu," once railed against the establishment. Now he owes his freedom to the good graces of federal authorities, who successfully lobbied for a six month extension on his sentencing.

NYC Traffic Ticket spam is really Blackhole malware attack

NYC Traffic Ticket spam is really Blackhole malware attack

Have you received a traffic ticket from New York cops?

Or are you actually a target for a spammed-out malware attack?

Diplomat held at JFK airport with a lot of cash - a convoluted Nigerian email scam

Diplomat held at JFK airport with a lot of cash - a convoluted Nigerian email scam

A diplomat has been stopped at JFK airport in New York, carrying a lot of cash destined for your bank account.

Please send the certificate proving you own the money, or you'll be charged with money laundering..

'Pepper spray' officer named by Occupy Wall Street activists

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Should a New York policeman's name, address and family details be published on the internet by activists - because he is alleged to have pepper-sprayed Wall Street protestors?

Uniform traffic ticket malware attack widely spammed out

Uniform traffic ticket malware attack widely spammed out

Computer users beware! There's a new widely spammed-out malware attack, claiming that you have being fined for speeding in New York City.

FBI searches homes of suspected Anonymous hacktivists in New York

FBI searches homes of suspected Anonymous hackers in New York

Homes in Long Island and Brooklyn, New York, are raided by FBI agents searching for evidence related to a series of denial of service attacks.