Brazil cyber theft could be biggest ever

BRASILIA, BRAZIL: A scheme that has been skimming funds from Brazilian bank payments over the past two years may be the largest cybercrime heist in history, at some $3.75bn, security researchers say.

14 Jul 2014


Siemens will co-operate with Brazil's price-fixing probe

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL: German conglomerate Siemens pledged full co-operation with Sao Paulo authorities after being hit with a civil suit linked to alleged price-fixing during bidding for the city's metro rail systems.

15 Aug 2013


Google Brazil president faces arrest order

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL: An arrest order has been issued against Google Brazil's president over his refusal to remove YouTube videos that "slander" a mayoral candidate, judicial authorities have said.

27 Sep 2012

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