December 13, 2017 - The world of Bitcoin is ablaze with profit, speculation, and potential riches for all. Unfortunately, scammers are in on the action and will stop at nothing to relieve the unwary of their digital fortunes. What are the threats, and what can you do to stay safe?
December 5, 2017 - Money laundering predates the Internet. But today's interconnectedness has made it a lot easier for criminals to lure unsuspecting users into becoming money mules. Their latest victims: children and young adults.
December 1, 2017 - We take a look at a batch of fake PayPal emails asking potential victims to visit a so-called resolution center to address unverified transactions.
November 21, 2017 - Text messages are being sent around claiming recipients are in possession of a Bitcoin. That would be quite a lot of free money...if it were true. Instead you get the Bitcoin Code, a dodgy trading site we recommend staying far away from.
November 15, 2017 - You may have heard of catfishing, where people lure romancers online by faking their identity. But what about catphishing? This dangerous practice uses similar romantic triggers, only its goal is to dupe users and businesses out of personal info.