Tag: cybercrime

Rappler journalist Ressa launches defence in Philippine libel case

Philippine journalist Maria Ressa said Monday she would not be silenced as she launched her defence against a libel charge that press advocates call an attempt to curb her news site's critical coverage of President Rodrigo Duterte. Her site Rappler has written extensively and often...

SPF warn of prevalent phone scams impersonating telecom staff or cybercrime police

The Singapore Police Force (SPF) released an advisory cautioning the public against increasingly prevalent phone scams. Scammers would impersonate staff from Singtel or Starhub. They would call victims and report problems about the modem and/or internet connection. Other times, scammers would say they are from the...

Taman Jurong Constituency Website Hacked?

Obbana Rajah According to an anonymous tip from someone working in the cyber security industry, a hacker group, Sibat, has defaced and taken down Taman Jurong’s Constituency website. The information was posted on Zone-h.org, a cybercrime archive. According to our source, hackers sometimes even proudly announce websites...