December 28, 2021 In ​​, -anyos

MetaMask Token Scam Sees $1 Million Stolen

By Mark Hunter6 hours agoTue Dec 28 2021 10:22:08 Reading Time: 2 minutes Scammers have made off with some $1 million after faking a MetaMask token listing The scammers injected code into the DexTools site to make the token appear to be verified MetaMask didn’t announce the token on their Twitter feed A scam involving…

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December 28, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

Crypto Scammer Arrested in Bangkok After Fleeing With 500 Million Baht

A man allegedly behind a cryptocurrency investment scam has been arrested in Bangkok, Thailand. He lured people into investing in his fraudulent crypto scheme by promising high returns, telling investors they could earn a 400% return by investing in just 200 days. Alleged Crypto Scammer Arrested in Bangkok A 50-year-old man who allegedly scammed Thai…

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December 27, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

Man ‘tried to scam family in fake kidnapping’

The police said on Sunday that they’ve arrested a 20-year-old man they believe attempted to scam his family out of HK$300,000 in a fake kidnapping. The man’s mother called the police on Christmas Eve, saying she had received videos of her son being attacked, along with a demand for the ransom. Officers from the Kowloon…

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December 27, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

UAE to Jail Promoters of Fraudulent Cryptocurrency Schemes for Five Years, Offenders to Pay Over $270K in Fines

Fraudsters promoting online cryptocurrency scams in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) now face a possible five-year jail sentence plus a fine of up to $272,000, according to a report. The new measures, which are set to take effect on January 2, 2022, are part of the government’s effort to protect people from online scams. New…

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December 27, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

What is a honeypot crypto scam and how to spot it?

What is a crypto honeypot and why is it used?Smart contracts programs across a decentralized network of nodes can be executed on modern blockchains like Ethereum. Smart contracts are becoming more popular and valuable, making them a more appealing target for attackers. Several smart contracts have been targeted by hackers in recent years. However, a…

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