May 30, 2022 In ​​, -anyos

Tinder swindler used Senator's picture to scam thousands from woman

A Kerry Senator’s pictures have been used by a Tinder fraudster in New Zealand to trick a woman out of hundreds of thousands of euros.  Seanad Cathaoirleach Mark Daly’s photos were used to create a fake Tinder profile for a man called ‘Rodney Mullen’ – a process known as catfishing.  The Kenmare native has been…

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May 30, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

World Of Solana NFT Community Trick Their Scammer To Retrieve NFTs

The World Of Solana community met their latest scammer head-on with an ingenious plan to get NFTs back. By simply raising the royalties given to the creators after a sale, the scammer sold the stolen NFTs back to members while unwillingly relinquishing 98% of the value in royalties. An interesting turn of events when the…

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May 30, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

A pleasant conversation I had with a WhatsApp scammer today

Very handsome, but I think you should smile more, it will make you look more beautifulSomeone find a way to make Brian say that on Cameo

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May 30, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

How to avoid NFT scams with Nomad Media Club

I interviewed Amine Oubrahim, founder of Nomad Media Club on how to spot and avoid NFT scams. Predictably, most of the advice is common sense, but given the unregulated, rogue nature of the NFT markets in general the subject is worth discussing. Oubrahim states the most important factor is the team page of the NFT…

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May 30, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

Scammers Use Elon Musk Deepfake to Steal Crypto

Over the weekend, a video circulated online showing Elon Musk promoting an apparent cryptocurrency scam called BitVex. It was fake, most likely a deepfake—a video created by AI—and represented a new evolution in the world of shady crypto promotions.  .In the poorly-rendered (yet still likely convincing to some) video, Musk speaks in an April interview…

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