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Police close We Leak Info website, where 12 billion passwords are up for sale

Police close We Leak Info website, where 12 billion passwords are up for sale | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
A 22-year-old man from Arnhem was arrested on Wednesday on suspicion of possessing around 12 billion user names and passwords and offering them for sale via website We Leak Info, police revealed on Friday. The arrest was made by the cyber crime team Oost-Nederland in close collaboration with the British National Crime Agency which tipped off the Dutch police force. The FBI and German police were also involved in the investigation. During a search of two homes in Arnhem
Al Cannistras insight:

Been breached? I have 7 times that I know of. This site apparently was an aggregator and if your information was out there from breaches, bad guys could buy it – for as little as $2 access to 12 BILLION pieces of information. C R A Z Y!

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Congrats to the FBI for taking the site down – check out this story….

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Fortunately I use a service which alerted me to each breach – the good guys got these bad guys – but I am bett’n more bad guys out there

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FBI dispute with DNC over hacked servers may fuel doubt on Russia role

FBI dispute with DNC over hacked servers may fuel doubt on Russia role | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
The FBI may have been forced into a misstep when investigating whether Russia hacked the Democratic National Committee – it never directly examined the DNC servers that were breached.
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this could be a big UH -OH....  

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FBI Response to OIG Report — FBI

FBI Response to OIG Report — FBI | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
During a press conference at FBI Headquarters, Director Christopher Wray issued a statement in response to the report issued today by the Justice Department’s Office of the Inspector General.
Al Cannistras insight:

There is no fake new here folks.

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This is the press release from the FBI following the report of the Justice Department’s OIG and a link to the 500+ page report.

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Director Christopher Wray has outlined corrective action to address the issues.

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It is an opportunity to read it without media slant either way

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FBI Releases New Bank Robbers Mobile App

FBI Releases New Bank Robbers Mobile App | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
The FBI launched a mobile version of its Bank Robbers website to make it easier for smartphone users to view photos and information about bank robberies.
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anyone tried this app yet?

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