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Business 17 May 2013 | 1:01 PM

Hackers, who caused millions of dollars damage at Sony, the CIA and other agencies jailed

LONDON: A group of British hackers who "ran riot" causing millions of dollars of damage to computer networks run by Sony, the CIA and other agencies were sentenced to jail terms on Thursday.

Technology 17 May 2013 | 12:00 AM

Personal cybersecurity a challenge even for top experts

Even the smartest minds in the cybersecurity world constantly struggle to fend off hackers in their personal lives.

Community 04 Feb 2013 | 12:00 AM

Many locals victims of online scams

MIRI: The number of Sarawakians cheated in online scams is surprisingly large, and they are surprisingly frequent, with cases involving huge amount of money reported every month.

Nation 16 Jan 2013 | 12:00 AM

Bogus US Navy admiral sought over online scam

MALACCA: The State Commercial Crime Department has placed an “admiral” of the United States Navy high on its wanted list following a fraudulent case involving a 60-year-old housewife.

Nation 28 Dec 2012 | 12:00 AM

Nigerian gets jail and rotan for online scam

GEORGE TOWN: A Nigerian student was jailed 12 months and ordered to be caned twice by a magistrates court here for misappropriating RM7,500 from a woman in an online banking scam.

Community 02 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

Pakistani mastermind nabbed in online scam bust

GEORGE TOWN: A syndicate headed by a Pakistani mastermind was busted by the police after it duped 51 people of more than RM400,000.

Community 25 Apr 2012 | 12:00 AM

Woman falls victim to online scam

KUCHING: A woman from Johor came all the way here only to be conned by her online friend who had offered her to join a foreign exchange business.

Nation 11 Jan 2012 | 12:00 AM

Mortar shocker for insurance agent in online scam

HE ordered three sets of cyber age handphones over the net but what Mohd Hazirul Hisham received was more like a stone age kitchen tool.

Nation 11 Dec 2011 | 12:00 AM

Lucky break for man in online scam

KUALA LUMPUR: A man's request to Datuk Michael Chong for a loan to claim a parcel of gifts, saved him from falling victim to an Internet scam.

Community 26 Nov 2011 | 12:00 AM

Woman conned of RM20,000

MUAR: At least 20 people, mostly women, have fallen prey to conmen who fleeced them of thousands of ringgit in Internet scams this year.