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Nigerian extradited to US, pleads guilty to BEC scams, awaits sentencing

A Nigerian man pleaded guilty Wednesday in a US Manhattan Federal Court to helping perpetuate business email compromise (BEC) scams aimed at netting millions of dollars.

New Fakebank malware variant intercepts calls on Android smartphones

Malware active in South Korea, redirects calls to scammers. Security researchers have discovered a new variant of the Fakebank malware.

False Facebook 'dislike button' ensnares users

Hot off Mark Zuckerberg's recent announcement, the much-desired 'dislike button' has finally emerged on Facebook, but only as a phishing scam.