If you receive any emails like this, from any service provider,
do NOT click the link.
Scambaiting is not something everyone wants to do; nor is it something everyone wants to watch. But I feel a responsibility to spend time with these criminals so that they can’t instead be stealing from others.
This is the video of my first adventure into the world of hampering a criminal. Continue reading “Dr OD’s first Scambait Adventure”
“I don’t bank online, I don’t store sensitive information on my machine! I only use it to check email. What could hackers possibly want with this hunk of junk?”
Reporter Brian Krebs explains why you should think again. Continue reading “No matter what you use the internet for, this matters.”
From virtual kidnappings to ransomware, authorities say “high-tech heists” are an increasing threat.
In October 2017, The Balance published a description of typical scams which explains how criminals steal people’s money using money exchanges such as Western Union (and in the news right now is that victims of scams conducted via Western Union should apply for a refund of their losses). Continue reading “Why you need to know What Scammers Do, and How”
Rarely have I ever been so angry… Continue reading “Desperate for a place to call Home”