Scams and Fraud
The FBI has issued an alert urging users to refrain from scanning anonymous QR codes as cybercriminals are…
January 19, 2022
Hackread.com has adopted a strategic partnership with Verify Token to help educate investors to make crypto safer for…
January 18, 2022
FBI's warning highlights the fact that one should never insert an unknown USB flash drive in their PCs.
January 8, 2022
Experts believe North Korean hackers are keeping the stolen funds as a long-term investment.
January 1, 2022
A new report confirms that cryptocurrency-based crimes posed "one of the biggest threats to cryptocurrency's continued adoption."
December 20, 2021
Scammers are exploiting the release of Spider-Man: No Way Home to steal credit card and banking data along with harvesting login credentials of unsuspected users.
December 17, 2021
This was the second time that a Twitter account linked to PM Modi got compromised for a Bitcoin-related scam.
December 13, 2021
In total, 4 different banking trojan malware disguised as cryptocurrency apps, QR code readers, PDF scanners, fitness monitors, etc. were identified on the Play Store.
November 30, 2021
The new campaign also involves replacing cryptocurrency addresses shared via clipboard and setting up fake cryptocurrency websites.
November 29, 2021