Tags fraud

Food-delivery fraudsters deploy hacked accounts, stolen credit card info to skim from orders

by Tim Starks • 2 weeks ago

The grifters advertise their food delivery payment services on Telegram.

Proofpoint sues Facebook over dummy sites used for anti-phishing training

by Shannon Vavra • 2 weeks ago

Proofpoint argues it is using the domains in good faith.

Romance scam victims reported $304 million in fraud in 2020, a new high

by Joe Warminsky • 2 weeks ago

Reports of romance scams have tripled since 2016, the FTC says.

SIM-swapping gang busted for targeting 'influencers, sports stars, musicians'

by Joe Warminsky • 2 weeks ago

International police did not name specific victims. The crooks were able to steal about $100 million in cryptocurrency as well as personal data.

Ticketmaster pays $10M fine to settle charges of using stolen passwords to spy on rival company

by Joe Warminsky • 2 months ago

A former employee at the rival company had leaked logins to Ticketmaster, according to the Department of Justice.

US officials shut down scam websites impersonating Moderna, Regeneron

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The scammers were after data that they could use for fraud or phishing, prosecutors said.