Scams and Fraud
The ad fraud was discovered while the researchers were investigating an iOS application that had been heavily impacted by an app spoofing attack.
January 19, 2023
NFT influencer @NFT_GOD downloaded malware through Google Ads while attempting to download OBS, an open-source video streaming software.
January 17, 2023
Hackers are using ChatGPT to develop powerful hacking tools and create new chatbots designed to mimic young girls to lure targets, claims Check Point.
January 7, 2023
According to the SEC, the accused used Twitter and Discord to carry out a securities fraud scheme, garnering approximately $114 million from it.
December 15, 2022
Currently, the new campaign involving Punisher ransomware is targeting users in Chile.
November 29, 2022
Around one hundred people have been arrested by the Metropolitan Police in the United Kingdom’s biggest-ever fraud operation.…
November 24, 2022
Pig butchering is a scam where threat actors lure innocent investors into giving up their crypto assets and sending them to the attackers.
November 22, 2022