T-Mobile’s latest data breach exposed users to SIM swapping attacks

T-Mobile is the only telecom giant to suffer at least three known data breaches in 2021. Another day, another data breach at T-Mobile – This time, the Bellevue, Washington-based telecom…

Final defendant in multimillion-dollar SIM hijacking scheme sentenced to prison

Written by AJ Vicens Nov 30, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP The sixth and final defendant in a gang accused of perpetrating a multimillion-dollar SIM hijacking case was sentenced to 10 months…

Suspect in scheme to breach major Twitter accounts is now charged with hacking crypto executives

Written by AJ Vicens Nov 3, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Federal prosecutors on Wednesday unsealed an indictment against a 22-year-old British man accused of stealing $784,000 in cryptocurrency from a Manhattan-based…

Europol nabs 106 criminals involved in SIM swapping, money laundering

By Waqas Europol said that the suspects carried out a number of cybercrimes included phishing, SIM Swapping, and BEC (business email compromise.)  This is a post from HackRead.com Read the…

Police say scammers who used email fraud, SIM swapping are connected to Italian mafia

Police in Europe have arrested more than 100 people who allegedly stole more than $11 million in a years-long fraud operation that law enforcement officials have linked to an Italian…