Important Facts

2020 (Q2)

Operations

52+

Evidence

861+

Cases

205+

Child Pornography

105+

Announcements - Latest News

International sting against Dark Web Vendors leads to 179 arrests

Tuesday, 22 September 2020

Today, a coalition of law enforcement agencies across the world announced the results of a coordinated operation known as DisrupTor which targeted vendors and buyers of illicit goods on the dark web. This operation follows the takedown in May of last year of Wall Street Market, the world’s then...

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No More Ransom: How 4 millions victims of Ransomware have fought back against hackers

Sunday, 2 August 2020

While the world is in the grip of a coronavirus outbreak, another virus is quietly wreaking havoc. Although this virus has been around for years, its cases have been rising alarmingly in the past few months and has brought critical activities such as hospitals and governments to a standstill. This...

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Beware! Increased email fraud cases (Man in the Middle scam)

Friday, 29 May 2020

Due to increased incidents of Cybercrime reported to the Office for Combating Cyber Crime and the Police in general related to the phenomenon of e-mail fraud (Man in the Middle scam), the Police call on the public to be especially careful in their transactions and their money. Specifically, there...

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Rhino Ransomware Spotlight

Monday, 18 May 2020

Summary Rhino Ransomware is a new malware, first identified in April 2020, which has been analyzed by VMRay Labs in their blog. The latest sample (of which was the basis for analysis) was discovered by Twitter user @GrujaRS on May 4th. Overview Rhino Ransomware is one of the latest in...

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COVID-19: Fake News

Monday, 6 April 2020

The spread of disinformation and misinformation around #COVID19 has potentially harmful consequences for public health and effective crisis communication. Stay vigilant and only trust information from official accounts! BOGUS WEBSITES Websites with fake news about COVID-19 or posing as...

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