Hacked: Hacking Finance

Hacked: Hacking Finance



Dark Web Cybercriminals Are Selling Counterfeit Train Tickets to Make Cash

Posted on November 3rd, 2016.

An investigation has found that cybercriminals are turning to train tickets to make a profit from commuters searching for cheap tickets on the dark web. With train ticket prices increasing year after year, it seems that people will go to whatever lengths necessary to find a cheaper alternative rather than paying the full price of train...



Darknet Probing Tech Startup Ravelin Closes £3 Million Investment Round

Posted on October 25th, 2016.

It’s not easy tackling darknet fraudsters, but that’s exactly what London-based fraud detection tech startup Ravelin does. It’s also announced that it has closed a £3 million investment funding round as the business looks at expanding. In the last nine months, Ravelin has grown their company revenue by more than 600 percent, attracting...



How Cybercriminals Target Victims: Report Cites Top Information Resources

Posted on September 19th, 2016.

Cybercriminals, whose attacks cost organizations millions of dollars a year, do extensive research on their targets. They gather organizational and personal information before deciding which vulnerabilities to exploit. SurfWatch Labs, a security consultancy, has released a report on research resources cybercriminals use. The purpose of...