computer fraud

Russia slams hacker’s extradition to US

January 20th, 2012 - 5:50 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Moscow has accused Washington of unlawfully extraditing a Russian national from Switzerland, the foreign ministry spokesman said.Alexander Lukashevich said Thursday that Russian national Vladimir Zdorovenin, ... Read more...

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Is Scarlett Johansson going out with Tribes guitarist Dan White?

December 19th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Several media reports suggest that Scarlett Johansson is going out with Tribes guitarist Dan White. The reports say the two met recently and they have been ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Satyam Computer fraud now estimated at $1.75 billion

September 29th, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 29 (IANS) Financial irregularities perpetrated by the original promoters of Satyam Computer Services led by B. Ramalinga Raju resulted in a Rs.78.55 billion ($1.75 billion) impact on the company's ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Indian gets jail term for brokerage fraud in US

April 28th, 2010 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 28 (IANS) An Indian national has been sentenced to 81 months in prison for his alleged role in an international fraud scheme to "hack, pump and dump" online ... Read more...

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Leader of hacking ring sentenced by U.S. Authorities

March 28th, 2010 - 10:33 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The leader of the largest hacking and identity theft ring ever prosecuted by the U.S. government has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for his role ... Read more...

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‘Satyam scam has scared small investors off stock markets’

August 23rd, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, Aug 23 (IANS) India has a huge potential to involve retail investors in the stock markets but they are not coming out to invest because they have learnt ... Read more...

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Chartered accountants’ panel to table Satyam report July 9

June 28th, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 28 (IANS) The high-powered committee set up by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) to probe the multi-crore Satyam Computer fraud would submit its report July 9. "We will ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Internet rip-offs causes $265 loss, Indians fifth largest victims

March 31st, 2009 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 31(IANS) Internet-based rip-offs jumped 33 percent last year over the previous year, causing a loss of $265 million to the victims, with the fifth largest number of complaints ... Read more...

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Obama’s spy-proof blackberry can be breached, says worlds most famous hacker

February 14th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 14 (ANI): While U.S. President Barack Obamas blackberry has been claimed to be a spy-proof device, the world''s most famous hacker Kevin Mitnick says that it can still be ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian government to launch Rs.1,000-bn infrastructure projects

January 8th, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 8 (IANS) Following the announcement of two stimulus packages, the Indian government is all set to kickstart massive infrastructure projects worth Rs.1,000 billion (Rs.1 lakh crore/$20 bn), Minister of State ... Read more...

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Private spy to US stars gets 15 years in jail

December 16th, 2008 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 16 (DPA) Former private eye Anthony Pellicano, who counted Hollywood stars among his clients and victims, was sentenced Monday to 15 years in jail for 78 counts of wiretapping, ... Read more...

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Indian-origin researcher suggests how to reduce computer fraud

May 24th, 2008 - 3:57 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 24 (ANI): An Indian-origin computer scientist at Southern Utah University in Cedar City recommends educating business managers about computer fraud so as to reduce its incidences.Shalini Kesar says ... Read more...

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