Crypto scammers target iPhone users via dating apps, report says

Crypto scammers target iPhone users via dating apps, report says

The attackers post fake profiles on legitimate dating sites. They connect with their targets through these sites and convince them to continue the conversation on a messaging platform. An international cryptocurrency trading scam is targeting iPhone users through popular dating apps, such as Bumble and Tinder, cybersecurity firm Sophos said.(Sign up to our Technology newsletter, … Read more

Will target 50 mn Indian crypto users in 2 years: CoinSwitch Kuber CEO

(L-R) Vimal Sagar (Co-founder & COO), Govind Soni (Co-founder & CTO), Ashish Singhal (Co-founder & CEO)

Cryptocurrencies are waiting to explode in India and Ashish Singhal, Co-founder and CEO of leading crypto exchange CoinSwitch Kuber, aims to onboard at least 50 million users from India in the next two years, educating them around crypto investments and helping them create wealth. With more than 15 million users in India, CoinSwitch Kuber has … Read more

Local Covid vaccines fill gap as UN Covax scheme misses target | Global development

Developing countries are increasingly turning to homegrown Covid vaccinations as the UN-backed Covax programme falls behind.While western countries roll out booster jabs to their own populations, Covax, which was set up by UN agencies, governments and donors to ensure fair access to Covid-19 vaccines for low- and middle-income countries, has said it will miss its … Read more

Victoria records 867 new COVID cases and four deaths as state to hit 80 per cent single-dose vaccination target

A woman walks her dog around Albert Park Lake.

Victoria has recorded 867 new¬†cases of COVID-19 and four further deaths, ahead of a slight easing of restrictions.The cases were detected from 49,450 test results, and it brings the number of active infections in the state to 9,261.The Department of Health has also added 140 new infections to the total reported yesterday, and 9 to … Read more