CYBERCRIME lets crooks nab millions of pounds without leaving their bedroom – and mastering the techniques used in this shadowy underworld requires a bit more skill and intellectual prowess than nicking someone’s wallet.
Now Dr Lee Hadlington, a “cyber psychologist” at De Montfort University, has published a report exploring the “psychological mechanisms” used during ransomware assaults so that Brits can protect themselves from this growing threat.
Out of hundreds of jokes they crack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, All India Bakchod (AIB) have come under the scanner for their latest one, which shows a Modi waiting at a railway station and using the dog filter on Snapchat, along with #Wanderlust.
This dig at Modi’s multiple foreign visits invited the ire of trolls who not only lambasted the comedy group but also asked the Mumbai police to take action against them. Mumbai police, who were recently criticised for laughing off a woman’s complaint of a man masturbating in a local train, responded promptly by claiming that they will forward the complaint to cyber police.