December 21, 2021 In ​​, -anyos

Meta Launches New Legal Effort Against Phishing Scammers Who had Been Operating Over 30k Fake Pages

Meta has launched its latest legal effort to stamp out scammers seeking to dupe people via its platforms, with a new federal lawsuit in California against a group that had been conducting phishing attacks designed to trick users into sharing their login credentials via fake login pages for Facebook, Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp. As explained…

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December 21, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

BBC Bitcoin Mining Report Used in B2C Mining Scam

By Mark Hunter1 day agoMon Dec 20 2021 13:01:07 Reading Time: 2 minutes A BBC report on a New York Bitcoin mining facility has been used by Bitcoin mining scammers The B2C Mining Telegram group edited the report to make it look like it was about their supposed facility Victims have lose life savings in…

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December 21, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

Do I Pay Tax on a Scam Airdrop?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Many crypto users have, knowingly or unknowingly, received a scam airdrop in their time Sometimes a scam airdrop can be a dusting attack or just a marketing attempt You are duty bound to pay tax on a scam airdrop, but how much you pay is up to you Crypto airdrops can…

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December 21, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

Meta cracks down on phishing scams that use its trademarks

Meta is taking legal action against the bad actors who allegedly impersonated Facebook, Messenger, WhatsApp, and Instagram to conduct a phishing scam. The company claims that since 2019, the defendants created over 39,000 websites in an attempt to replicate Meta’s services, subsequently deceiving users and collecting their login information. In the post on its blog,…

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December 21, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

6ix9ine-Backed NFT Organizers Accused Of Scamming Fans

Organizers of an NFT project backed by rapper 6ix9ine have been accused of scamming fans who purchased tokens out of thousands of dollars and not following through on promises made. 6ix9ine, who was actively involved in promoting the NFT project on social media and other platforms, has distanced himself from the project. According to a…

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