December 3, 2021 In ​​, -anyos

Crypto-skeptics Rejoice as Steam Blockchain Ban Hits

By Mark Hunter2 months agoMon Oct 18 2021 08:18:35 Reading Time: 2 minutes Crypto-skeptics have praised Steam’s decision to ban blockchain games from its platform Blockchain-based games and those issuing NFTs and cryptocurrencies are now prohibited Many comments cited crypto scams and the environmental cost of the industry Cryptocurrency and NFT skeptics rejoiced over the…

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December 3, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

Woman's dream of extra income dashed as scammer fleeces her of RM41,000

KULAI: A young woman’s hopes of finding a part-time job to supplement her income led her to lose RM41,000 instead after she was scammed by a syndicate through social media. The 24-year-old clerk, who asked to be identified only as Wong, said she came across an advertisement for employment opportunities while scrolling through Facebook on…

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December 3, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

Actions taken against 42 precious metal scams since 2019: KPDNHEP

KUALA TERENGGANU: The Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry (KPDNHEP) has taken action against 42 cases linked to precious metals scams in the country since January 2019 to October this year. KPDNHEP enforcement director Azman Adam(pix) said it included fraud cases involving online purchase of gold at below-market prices. He said the 42 cases involved…

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December 3, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

Impressive crypto scams, gendered startup financing, stolen art

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December 3, 2021 In ​​,  HSE

Bank manager tricked into handing $35m to scammers using fake ‘deep voice’ tech

In brief Authorities in the United Arab Emirates have requested the US Department of Justice’s help in probing a case involving a bank manager who was swindled into transferring $35m to criminals by someone using a fake AI-generated voice. The employee received a call to move the company-owned funds by someone purporting to be a…

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