Fancy Bears hack UK television station

A British TV station was hacked for more than a year by the same group which attacked the Democratic Party during the US Presidential election, according to security researchers. It is one of hundreds of UK organisations and individuals understood to have been targeted by the so-called Fancy Bear hacking group. Security companies say is…

Inside the TalkTalk “scam call centre”

(This story was originally published on the BBC News website on 6th March 2017) TalkTalk customers are being targeted by an industrial-scale fraud network in India, according to whistleblowers who say they were among hundreds of staff hired to scam customers of the British telecoms giant. The scale of the criminal operation has been detailed…

Religion, tech & romance collide in India

For the TV version of my report, check out the BBC Click website. Love is in the air in India. It’s reckoned there are ten million weddings here every year, and as in many aspects of Indian life, religion often directs the dating game. The country’s online matchmakers, such as shaadi.com, have traditionally put faith…