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Tag Archives: Hackers

CBK monitors loopholes in theft of OTP sent to clients

Guidelines set to update working data KUWAIT CITY, Jan 27: The Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) has set five guidelines to modify and update telephone …

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Hackers using Foreign Ministry’s telephone No. to deceive citizens

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 22, (KUNA): Hackers are using telephone operator number of Kuwait Ministry of Foreign Affairs (22225555) to deceive citizens, the department warned in …

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Sharp decline in cyber crimes recorded

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 14: The proportion of cyber crimes investigated by the Prosecution in 2018 dropped to about 50% compared to 2017, reports Al-Jarida daily …

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‘Whatsapp’ accounts hacked to extort cash and blackmail prominent people

MoI warns users on rise in theft of social media IDs KUWAIT CITY, Dec 30: The cases of ‘Whatsapp’ accounts being hacked and stolen increased …

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Hackers find new ways to steal vital info; Be cautious, says MoI

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 11: Ministry of Interior has warned citizens and expatriates about cyber criminals hacking accounts and other personal banking information via social media …

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Info systems databases in real dangers, cautions SAB

Preparations of majority of vital agencies ‘weak’ KUWAIT CITY, Aug 6: In spite of recent directives from the Council of Ministers to government departments directing …

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Court mulls hacking fake chats, calls

Man acquitted of molestation KUWAIT CITY, June 26: The Court of Appeals has ordered the formation of a technical committee to look into the possibility …

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‘Double swiping’ of payment cards by some shops could be dangerous

KUWAIT CITY, June 13: Some shops have formed the habit of ‘double swiping’ payment cards at the electronic cash register after obtaining the initial authorization …

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Kuwait exposed to 5,000 cyber crimes a year: Al-Roumi

KUWAIT CITY, April 10: The Information Security and Cybercrime Advisor, Colonel Raed Al-Roumi said every Internet user has a file in the US National Security …

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Hackers steal more than $1m from ATMs across US: official

WASHINGTON, Jan 30, (RTRS): A coordinated group of hackers likely tied to international criminal syndicates has pilfered more than $1 million by hijacking ATM machines …

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