POLICE – CREDIT CARD BANK FRAUD IN ORGANISED GROUP

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keywords: credit card fraud, europol, grand-ducal police, luxembourg. On 4 February 2017, simultaneous ATM withdrawals in organised group in four countries (Luxembourg, France, Germany, Switzerland) made it possible to divert several million euros. The Grand-Ducal Police and Europol are looking for people on these photos taken in Luxembourg who may have participated in the fraud. The origin of the fraud would be in the hacking of a computer of a bank in Central Africa. Any information on these persons has to be reported urgently to 4997-6125 or by e-mail to fmp@police.etat.lu….

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EUROPOL – CALL TO INFORMATION IN A CHILD ABUSE CASE

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keywords: child abuse, call to information, europol, grand ducal police. In the context of child sexual abuse, Europol is looking for any information on where this photo was taken. All information must be reported to Europol at the following address: https://www.europol.europa.eu/stopchildabuse/can-you-help?image=8484 Thank you in advance for sharing this page with:

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LUXEMBOURG – GOVERNMENT WARNS ABOUT WANNACRY VIRUS

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keywords: cyber attack, cyber security, ransomware, wannacry, luxembourg. This Saturday, May 13 at 6 pm the Luxembourg Government communicates on the dangers of the “WannaCry” ransomware worldwide cyber attack. The Government explains that the virus is spread by the mailbox and that it uses a vulnerability of the Windows operating system. It is therefore recommended not to open doubtful e-mails. A Windows security update (MS17-010) is available and must be installed. For more than 24 hours now the world is facing what Europol calls ransomware “unprecedented attack”. Large companies and…

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CYBER ATTACKS – UNPRECEDENTED ATTACK LEVEL STATES EUROPOL

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keywords: cyber security, cyber attack, wannacry, ransomware, europol. After 24 hours of cyber attacks, more than 90 countries are affected and among the world’s largest companies. The biggest Spanish firms (including the telecommunications giant Telefonica), the British hospitals, the Renault carmaker in France (a production center had been stopped), nothing seems to be able to stop the surge of ransomware judiciously named “WannaCry”. The various judiciary authorities of the concerned countries open investigations in order to find their origin. The economic impact is probably big. Europol, which synchronizes all European Polices, declares:…

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