March 26, 2021 In -Eleven, -year-old

Aemilius Cupero News: Over $500 million scammed using “fleeceware apps” in App Store & Google Play

Over $US400 million ($AUD525.6 million) has been made by scammers through “fleeceware applications”, an increasingly popular avenue for cyber thieves to take recurring payments from often unsuspecting users. Alarming new research conducted by multinational cybersecurity software company Avast found that 204 applications, with almost a billion downloads combined, were made available on the Apple App…

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March 25, 2021 In -Eleven, -year-old

Aemilius Cupero News: U.S. feds bust Instagram star for promoting Bitcoin scams

Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn bust one ‘Jay Manzini’ yesterday on charges of perpetuating a wire fraud using Bitcoin, city outlet Daily News said this morning.Buying Bitcoin over InstagramIdentified as Jebara Igbara, the man hunted for potential victims on social app Instagram and marketed a fiat-to-BTC scheme to his millions of followers. Bitcoin, the world’s largest…

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March 25, 2021 In -Eleven, -year-old

Aemilius Cupero News: How I Accidentally Made +54% Gains With Some Free Telegram Signals

You might be thinking “There’s no such thing as good free signals, they’re all junk or a filthy scam!”  Usually you’d be correct. Today, you’re NOT! Allow me to explain: Last week my pal Harry sent an invite link to some telegram channel that apparently had “crazy good crypto signals”. I didn’t even bother replying…

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March 25, 2021 In -Eleven, -year-old

Aemilius Cupero News: 50 Cent Associate Jay Mazini Accused of $2.5m Bitcoin Scam Against IG Followers

Federal prosecutors caught up with social media influencer Jay Mazini yesterday, charging him over a $2.5mn Bitcoin fraud. Mazini, whose legal name is Jebara Igbara, is alleged to have exploited his Instagram followers in a BTC for cash scheme. Jonathan D. Larsen, the Special Agent-in-Charge at the Internal Revenue Service-Criminal Investigation, said: “This defendant allegedly…

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March 25, 2021 In -Eleven, -year-old

Aemilius Cupero News: Scammed: Couple rattled after losing $8k to fraudster

Chris and Sandy Van der Vegte received the “shock of their life” when they realised over half of their savings had been withdrawn from their bank account.Earlier this week, Sandy Van der Vegte, 59, received a phone call from a man claiming to be a Spark technician.She was told a person had hacked into her…

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March 25, 2021 In -Eleven, -year-old

Aemilius Cupero News: Anniversary Special 2021: Pratik Gandhi, The Stars Of Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story

When Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story released in October 2020, people described Pratik Gandhi as an overnight success. This reminds me of a Lionel Messi quote about him being an overnight success. “It took me 17 years and 114 days to become an overnight success.” Pratik Gandhi’s story is no different. He has been…

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March 24, 2021 In -Eleven, -year-old

Aemilius Cupero News: Cyber Security Today, March 24, 2021 – More tax scams, more COVID scams and why Microsoft SMB has to be locked down

More tax scams, more COVID scams and why Microsoft SMB has to be locked downWelcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday March 24th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.More income tax scams in a number of countries are popping up. According to researchers at Abnormal Security one of them is an email…

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March 24, 2021 In -Eleven, -year-old

Aemilius Cupero News: Chainlink Team Has Dumped 34M+ LINK on Binance – Zeus Capital

Summary:Zeus Capital has continued to rattle the Chainlink project, constantly insinuating it is a scamThe latest accusation is that the Chainlink team has been dumping LINK on Binance since last summerZeus Capital highlights a Chainlink address holding 90k LINK and claims it once had 34.5 million tokensAccording to Zeus, the address sold 1M LINK per…

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March 24, 2021 In -Eleven, -year-old

Aemilius Cupero News: John McAfee associate pleads not guilty in crypto scam case

John McAfee’s executive advisor Jimmy Gale Watson yesterday delivered his plea when he appeared before Judge Kevin Fox of the New York federal court Jimmy Gale Watson, the executive advisor and bodyguard to software innovator John McAfee, pleaded not guilty to involvement in a crypto fraud. Watson, a former navy seal, made his court appearance…

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March 24, 2021 In -Eleven, -year-old

Aemilius Cupero News: The DOJ Must Crack Down on the Scourge of Online Scams

Last week, the Federal Bureau of Investigation released its annual report on internet crime, and the numbers on internet fraud were both predictable and disturbing.It was another record year. The bureau received 791,790 complaints of “internet-enabled crime” in 2020 (a 69 percent increase over the prior year), representing over $4.1 billion in reported losses (a…

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