cyber-crime

After TikTok ban, scamsters come up with TikTok Pro

After TikTok ban, scamsters come up with TikTok Pro

When a user receives this message, claiming that TikTok is now available in India in the form of TikTok Pro, they are advised to ignore it

Journalist Rana Ayyub complains of death and rape threats on social media; Navi Mumbai police take cognisance

Journalist Rana Ayyub complains of death and rape threats on social media; Navi Mumbai police take cognisance

The threats were made after she commented on the Kashmir issue.

Cyber dept files 510 cases over fake news, rumours

Cyber dept files 510 cases over fake news, rumours

The department filed 196 cases related to forwarding unverified WhatsApp messages, 213 for sharing objectionable Facebook posts, 27 for s...Read More

Needed real-time simulations to fight cyber crime, says expert

Needed real-time simulations to fight cyber crime, says expert

Rangachar discussed the basics of real time simulation, benefits and challenges associated with simulation.

KEM doctor duped of Rs 61,000 for home delivery of liquor

KEM doctor duped of Rs 61,000 for home delivery of liquor

According to the police, the woman doctor came across a shop named Living Liquid while searching online for the home delivery of liquor

Senior citizen orders liquor online, loses Rs 42,500

Senior citizen orders liquor online, loses Rs 42,500

NERUL: A 67-year-old senior citizen from Nerul was duped of Rs 42,500 while ordering liquor online. The fraudster siphoned off Rs 39,000 ...Read More

Bandra woman loses Rs 70,000 to KYC fraud

Bandra woman loses Rs 70,000 to KYC fraud

Using all the account information and remote access, the unidentified accused siphoned off Rs 70,000 within 15 minutes

Mumbai crime: Woman scans QR code to receive payment of Rs 3k, loses Rs 92k from husband's account

Mumbai crime: Woman scans QR code to receive payment of Rs 3k, loses Rs 92k from husband's account

A Juhu-based housewife saw an offer where she could earn thousands in a work-from-home opportunity. When the woman tried to avail the off...Read More

Alert! DAVV on target of cyber fraudsters

Alert! DAVV on target of cyber fraudsters

They reportedly created a website in the name of DAVV and asked students to register for CET exam.

13,000 mobile phones running on the same IMEI number

13,000 mobile phones running on the same IMEI number

The matter came to light when a policeman gave his mobile phone to the staff at cyber-crime cell for examination, as the phone was not wo...Read More

Mumbai: Amid rise in KYC frauds, cyber cops caution users

Mumbai: Amid rise in KYC frauds, cyber cops caution users

Since citizens have been making e-payments during the lockdown, using net banking or e-wallets to pay for essentials, KYC frauds are pro...Read More

Mumbai Crime: Fake call centre targeting foreigners busted from Andheri

Mumbai Crime: Fake call centre targeting foreigners busted from Andheri

The accused used to call the foreigners through VOIP calls claiming that their computers are infected with virus

Lockdown: Maha Cyber files 419 cases so far, 223 held

Lockdown: Maha Cyber files 419 cases so far, 223 held

The Maharashtra Cyber department has registered 419 offences across the state so far for fake news, rumours and disinformation on social ...Read More

Liquor delivery: Customers claim of being duped by fraudsters online

Liquor delivery: Customers claim of being duped by fraudsters online

Fraudsters have created fake Facebook accounts in the name of some known liquor shops and are duping customers by asking them to place or...Read More

Mumbai crime: Cyber frauds target victims with Rs 15,000 offer from PM's relief package

Mumbai crime: Cyber frauds target victims with Rs 15,000 offer from PM's relief package

Cyber criminals are now targeting the economic relief packages announced by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and have begun sending links...Read More

From 'nice pic dear' to 'show bobs and vagene': Twitterati share what ‘Indian boys once said’

From 'nice pic dear' to 'show bobs and vagene': Twitterati share what ‘Indian boys once said’

The chats in questions are just a fragment of what many experience on any social media platform

Why is arrest Swati Maliwal trending?

Why is arrest Swati Maliwal trending?

Swati is the Chief of Delhi Commission for Women.

Girl impersonates 'Siddharth' and talks about gang rape: How it's related to Bois Locker Room - the story so far

Girl impersonates 'Siddharth' and talks about gang rape: How it's related to Bois Locker Room - the story so far

The fake identity was to check the reaction of the receiver and "the strength of his character, especially when someone talks bad things ...Read More

Bois Locker Room: Experts reveal how to deal with cyber crimes legally and mentally

Bois Locker Room: Experts reveal how to deal with cyber crimes legally and mentally

Clinical Psychologists Dr Priyanka Kartari, Dr Anjali Chhabria and 'Cybercop' Shubham Singh suggest how to deal with something like 'Bois...Read More

Lockdown 3.0: As digital payments rise, cybercriminals turn to KYC frauds

Lockdown 3.0: As digital payments rise, cybercriminals turn to KYC frauds

Rs 7.3 lakh siphoned off in 2 incidents at Oshiwara

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