Cyber app

Dating app crypto scammers make millions

Editorial credit: Visuals6x A dating app scam is making the rounds on dating apps, tricking singles into buying fake cryptocurrencies. Scammers send users messages containing links to dating profiles that are actually fake dating sites. Once on these sites, victims are asked to buy Ethereum or Bitcoin before communicating with …

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UN official says hate speech app targeting Muslim women must be condemned

The United Nations special rapporteur on minority issues, Dr Fernand de Varennes, on Wednesday condemned the emergence of a hate app that falsified photos of hundreds of Muslim women have been uploaded for “auction” and have stated that such incidents should be prosecuted as soon as they occur. In a …

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Creator of “Sulli Deals” app arrested in Indore: Delhi Police

Delhi police have arrested a man suspected of being the creator of Indore’s “Sulli Deals” app in Madhya Pradesh, officials said on January 9. This is the first arrest in the “Sulli Deals” app case, police said. Hundreds of Muslim women have been listed for “auctions” on the mobile app …

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application: BTech student detained for creating hateful application | Delhi News

NEW DELHI: The Delhi Police Intelligence Fusion and Strategic Operations (IFSO) unit tracked down and arrested a 21-year-old from Jorhat district in Assam on Thursday for allegedly creating the “Bulli Bai” app on GitHub which allowed people to participate in online “auctions” of Muslim women. DCP (IFSO) KPS Malhotra said …

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line “Bulli Bai” | Technical analysis of the app, Twitter handles led to the accused: Mumbai police chief

Mumbai Police Cybercell, investigating the ‘Bulli Bai’ app case, said it was successful in identifying and arresting the accused through technical analysis of people following the app and the Twitter account of the same name. Mumbai Police Commissioner Hemant Nagrale said: “Our team focused on the defendants involved after a …

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Engg student detained for “sharing” application content

21-year-old engineering student from Bangalore was arrested by staff at the Mumbai Police Station for allegedly using his Twitter account to “share derogatory content” from the app which hosted forged photographs and objectionable comments targeting Muslim women. Sources said the student was arrested in Bangalore and taken to Mumbai. He …

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Mahindra digs its own groove in super-app strategy

The group led by billionaire Anand Mahindra will integrate agriculture, finance, automotive and even used cars and tractors under the app. Mohit Kapoor, chief technology officer of the Mahindra Group, said Mahindra’s products “should not be forcibly inserted into a container and offered to a customer.” “As we focus on …

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28 Row, a new app for female academics and influencers

Tumi Adeyoju, 20, graduated in public health from the University of Houston. But when she’s not in class or studying, she maintains a blog on fashion, lifestyle and beauty, a business she hopes to turn into a business. Like many of her generation, Adeyoju dreams of becoming an influencer – …

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The average cost of bank fraud per app in South Africa per transaction

Cybercrime numbers are on the rise and South Africans are not immune to this growing threat. Some statistics are frightening. Banking app losses increased by more than 88% last year to an average loss of R14 253 by operation. Online banking losses increased by more than 44% last year to …

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Attempt to improve dropouts from COVID Alert app due to lack of interest from provinces – National

At the onset of the pandemic, before anyone received their first vaccine, the federal government’s COVID Alert app was touted as an important tool the country could use to help fight the spread of the virus. “It is literally a tool in your pocket to fight this virus,” Prime Minister …

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