Petrobras Scandal: Signs of Progress Amidst Corruption?

Petrobras Scandal: Signs of Progress Amidst Corruption?

The protests in Brazil tell the story: people are fed up with wide-scale corruption in the world’s fifth-largest nation. Massive crowds packed the capitol on Sunday, demanding the impeachment of Brazil’s President Delma Rousseff and calling for the prosecution of corrupt officials at all levels of government.

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A Raid, and Some Cyber Criminals Are Out of Business

A Raid, and Some Cyber Criminals Are Out of Business

Cyber criminals and fraudsters got a big wake-up call in the UK last week when the National Crime Agency (NCA) arrested nearly 60 individuals in a raid that stretched throughout England, Scotland and Wales. The BBC reported that in all, 25 operations took place during the week of 1-8 March.

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Identity Theft is a Big Worry for Merchants, Consumers

Identity Theft is a Big Worry for Merchants, Consumers

The huge data breaches of the past few years, like those of retailers Target Corp., Home Depot and Neiman Marcus, have put more and more people at risk of identity theft. In fact, individuals whose data was exposed in a data breach are three times more likely to be identity theft victims than those who have not been exposed, according to a new report.

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