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China vows to "clean the internet" in cybercrime crackdown, 15,000 arrested


The Ministry of Public Security in China said this week that 15,000 people have been arrested since the launch of a major anti-cybercrime operation called "cleaning the internet."

Easter eggs, with a side order of scareware

Easter eggs, with a side order of scareware

Planning some activities this Easter? Perhaps buying some Easter eggs? Maybe hand decorating some eggs?

Before you go searching for tips, take a read of this post which highlights how seemingly innocent search terms can lead to malware.

Don't fight cybercrime on your own - do it with Synergy!


Next week, I'll be talking at the Identity and Hi-Tech Crime Symposium 2011 in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.

There's still time for last-minute registrations at the event, so if you're in the region, why not join me there?