back to article Cybercrooks ramp up recession-themed scams

Cybercrooks have adapted to the global economic crisis with scams based on topical subjects such as refinancing or unemployment in a bid to reel in vulnerable marks. A survey by brand protection firm MarkMonitor on four leading financial brands reveals that fraudsters are targeting vulnerable individuals looking for ways to …


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This is news?

Scammers will exploit anything.

I'm currently negotiating with a bank manager over $25m that Michael Jackson had stashed away in Benin.

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