Man Pretends to Be Quadriplegic, Sometimes Even Comatose, for 2 Years

The man engineered the fraud to avoid being jailed for theft, was exposed when he was filmed walking around
by Laura Sinpetru, October 22nd, 2014
 

Crooks Turn to Skype to Make Some Money

Scammers rely on social engineering to turn a profit
by Ionut Ilascu, September 26th, 2014
Fraudsters Pose as Police, Ask for Money to Solve Outstanding Warrant Issue

Fraudsters Pose as Police, Ask for Money to Solve Outstanding Warrant Issue

by Ionut Ilascu, September 10th, 2014
The money is hard to trace, scammers receive payment via pre-paid cards
 

Fake Tax Refund Notification Tries to Steal Personal Info

Message claims to be from HM Revenue and Customs, hides phishing on German website
by Ionut Ilascu, August 30th, 2014
 

Russian Point-of-Sale Hacker Pleads Not Guilty in US Court

Hacker is also accused of operating multiple carding forums
by Ionut Ilascu, August 11th, 2014
US-Based Tech Support Firm Sells Unlicensed Malwarebytes Software

US-Based Tech Support Firm Sells Unlicensed Malwarebytes Software

by Ionut Ilascu, August 6th, 2014
Technicians lie to customers to sell overpriced antivirus products
 

Phishing Duo in the UK Sentenced to 14 Years in Jail

Crooks paid travel expenses to bring other offenders in the UK
by Ionut Ilascu, July 18th, 2014
 

Credit Card Details of 10,000 Exposed in Houstonian Hotel Security Breach

Luxury retreat informed by the U.S. Secret Service of six-month long breach
by Ionut Ilascu, July 11th, 2014
 
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