Cybercrime refers to any illegal activity committed online by using electronic communications networks and information systems. Cybercrime also knows as computer crime, consists of three major and rather broad categories; rimes specific to the Internet, online fraud and forgery, and illegal online content.
Cybercrime, especially through the Internet, has grown in importance as the computer has become central to commerce, entertainment, and government. cybercrime represents an extension of existing criminal behavior alongside some novel illegal activities.

Cybercrime may threaten a person or a nation’s security and financial health.

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Zoom Full Story: All the Controversies Surrounding the Popular Video Chat app

The controversial app Zoom has been making headlines in the cyber world recently. The app has become quite popular since the COVID-19 outbreak started; however, the security of the app is questioned as it has been recently making headlines in cybersecurity news numerous times. Videoconferencing software company Zoom provides an online communication platform for audio…

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Dark Nexus, a new IoT botnet spotted in the wild

Cybersecurity researchers have discovered a new IoT botnet, tracked as Dark Nexus. The new botnet can be used to launch distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks. Dark nexus has compromised hundreds of IoT devices, including routers from Dasan Zhone, Dlink, and ASUS, video recorders, and thermal cameras. Researchers from cybersecurity firm Bitdefender said in a post that the new…