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Senate blasts mobile carriers for profiting from phony fees

AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile all allegedly "crammed" customers with third-party charges that cost hundreds of millions of dollars, Senate report says.

By July 30, 2014

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Nokia culpa: Phony Lumia 920 video prompts ethics probe

A Nokia "ethics and compliance officer" is conducting an internal investigation to find out why the company published a misleading promotional video for its new 920 phone.

By September 10, 2012

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Phony Al-Jazeera text messages sent by pro-Syrian gov't hackers

The network's short messaging service was compromised and used to send false news reports, including a report that Qatar's prime minister had been assassinated.

By September 9, 2012

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Hackers transform EA Web page into Apple ID phishing scheme

One of the game maker's servers is breached -- allowing hackers to create a phony Apple log-in screen that prompts users for personal information. EA says it now has the situation under control.

By March 19, 2014

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Reuters hacked, phony Syria stories posted

Bogus posts reported on setbacks suffered by rebel Free Syrian Army fighting Assad regime.

By August 3, 2012

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HTC employees indicted for leaking trade secrets

The employees also allegedly received $1.1 million from kickbacks and phony expense reports, say reports from The Wall Street Journal and The Taipei Times.

By December 27, 2013

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Bank of America 'brandjacked' by phony Google+ page

The fake Google+ page puts the bank in a bad light and raises questions about Google's controls for creating G+ business pages.

By November 16, 2011

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Hackers send bogus tweets from '60 Minutes' account

CBS News confirms that the Twitter feeds for "60 Minutes" and "48 Hours" were hacked. Phony tweets accused the U.S. of aiding terrorists.

By April 20, 2013

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Phony Netflix Android app steals account data

Malicious app looks like real Netflix app but grabs log-in data, says Symantec.

By October 12, 2011

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How many of your Twitter followers are fake?

A new Web service claims to know what percentage of your Twitter followers are legit and which accounts are phony or just inactive.

By August 14, 2012