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Sneaky SEO Scam Targeting Bloggers

Sneaky SEO Scam Targeting Bloggers

One scammer recently tried to get me. What is interesting about this scheme is that they tried to make themselves look like the good guys by comparing themselves to… well… themselves.

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Posted by CyberKitto in Information Security, Web Development, 0 comments
Devious Facebook Marketplace Scam Unmasked

Devious Facebook Marketplace Scam Unmasked

My family’s recent near-scam experience gave me a new appreciation for how complex fraudulent schemes can be. From compromising Facebook accounts, posting fake listings, all the way to impersonating Amazon services, this mass fraud operation has a strong foothold in Facebook Marketplace world. There is one common theme reverberating through all phases of this multi-part social engineering scam: each stage used different tactics to gain victim’s trust and overcome caution. While researching this incident, I found that we weren’t the only victims. To save you from experiencing the same headache, here’s lessons learned from that incident.

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Posted by CyberKitto in Information Security, 0 comments