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fraud

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Sony Pictures warns employees to be on the lookout for fraud

The company has acknowledged that personal information of both current and former employees has been stolen and could be used by criminals.

By December 16, 2014

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Indiegogo's response to fraud: remove anti-fraud guarantee

Indiegogo has responded to proof of fraud by removing the section of its website that guarantees it will "catch any and all cases of fraud".

By April 3, 2014

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New lawsuit accuses Google of AdSense fraud

The lawsuit seeks class action status and could expose more of the internal workings of how Google manages AdSense if allowed to proceed.

By May 20, 2014

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Bitcoin is ripe for fraud and Ponzi schemes, warns SEC

Government agency cautions about the use of cryptocurrencies, saying they’re more likely to be used by “fraudsters to perpetrate fraudulent investment schemes.”

By May 7, 2014

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Google rebuffs anonymous accusation of AdSense fraud

Google brushes off a self-described Google employee's account of serious and widespread AdSense fraud as a "complete fiction."

By April 29, 2014

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IBM's new services zero in on fraud, financial crime

The tech giant announces the creation of services to help corporations use big data in the battle against white-collar crime.

By March 20, 2014

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Google acquires Spider.io to combat ad fraud

Ultimately, Google wants to make as iron-clad as possible the relationship between the metrics it provides to advertisers and the actual number of people who are viewing its ads.

By February 21, 2014

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SpyEye malware inventor pleads guilty to bank fraud

Aleksandr Panin is the alleged mastermind behind 1.4 million computers being infected with malicious software that's capable of stealing users' credit card and banking information.

By January 28, 2014

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California DAs sue ride-sharing app Uber, settle with rival Lyft

San Francisco and Los Angeles district attorneys claim Uber is misleading passengers on driver background checks and fraudulently charging "safe rides" fees. Lyft chooses to settle similar claims against it.

By December 9, 2014

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How to avoid getting hacked when shopping online

The hectic shopping season isn't just about finding perfect gifts. It's also prime time for identity thieves to snag your info. Here's five tips from security experts on staying safe online.

By December 16, 2014