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Facebook Still Wants a Piece of the Cryptocurrency MarketFacebook Still Wants a Piece of the Cryptocurrency Market

Last year, Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) assembled a consortium of companies to create an open-source cryptocurrency called Libra. Facebook planned to offer Libra as a payment option in a digital wallet called Calibra, then integrate those payments into Messenger and WhatsApp.

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Bad news: #DarkWeb sales of fraud guides are booming. Good news: They’re useless fakesBad news: #DarkWeb sales of fraud guides are booming. Good news: They’re useless fakes

Almost half of the listings on the most popular underground marketplaces are guides on how to commit fraud, as aspiring cyber criminals look to find out how to conduct business email compromise and other online scams. But there’s a twist – many of the how-to guides are useless fakes.

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Critical #PayPal Security Hack: Multiple Thefts Now Reported—Check Your SettingsCritical #PayPal Security Hack: Multiple Thefts Now Reported—Check Your Settings

“We have found a serious issue in PayPal’s contactless payment,” security researcher Markus Fenske explained to me. He claims that when using PayPal there is a vulnerability that Fenske and colleague Andreas Mayer say enables an attacker “near your mobile phone [to have] a virtual credit card which deducts money from your PayPal account.”

READ THE FULL ARTICLE: https://www.forbes.com/sites/zakdoffman/2020/02/25/critical-paypal-security-hack-multiple-thefts-now-reported-check-your-settings/#5dbd120b6e98