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SCARS|RSN™ Scam News: Anti-Scam Story Of The Year! Arrests Exceed 70,000 Worldwide in 2019

SCARS|RSN™ Scam News: Anti-Scam Story Of The Year! Arrests Exceed 70,000 Worldwide in 2019 WORLDWIDE ARRESTS OF CYBERCRIMINALS HAVE PASSED 70,000 - COMPARED TO 21,000 IN 2018 China alone is responsible for more than 60,000 cyber/scammer arrests in 2019 [Source: China's Ministry of State Security & China News Service - as related by SCARS|CHINA] Internet Crime Crackdown Leads To 60,000 Arrests Officially Announced On November 15, 2019 By The Official PRC News Agency Internet [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Victim Speaks Out: Crayon Pop’s Ellin (Kim Min-Young) Responds To Romance Scam Accusation [Video]

SCARS|RSN™ Victim Speaks Out: Crayon Pop’s Ellin (Kim Min-Young) Responds To Romance Scam Accusation [Video] This Is Not A Conventional Romance Scam - Though She Has Been Impersonated Before. In This Case, It Is About A Delusional Fan Who Presumed Or Projected A Relationship That Was Not There. Then Accused The K-Pop Star Of Being A Scammer Unfortunately, intrusive fans or even scam victims far too often intrude into the lives of real people. K-Pop Band [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Law Enforcement Action Against Scams: Operation WireWire

SCARS|RSN™ Law Enforcement Action Against Scams: Operation WireWire The United State Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Working with Partner Agencies Domestically and Around the World  in a Large-Scale Coordinated Effort to Dismantle International BEC Scams WireWire Operation Background: United States Federal authorities—including the Department of Justice and the FBI—announced in June 2018 the major coordinated law enforcement effort to disrupt international business e-mail compromise (BEC) schemes that are designed to intercept and hijack wire transfers [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Facebook Introduces Profile Picture Protections To Stop People From Misusing Images

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Facebook Introduces Profile Picture Protections To Stop People From Misusing Images Unfortunately, The Feature Is Only Available In India Now Facebook is introducing new protections for profile pictures for users in India, in a bid to stop people from copying, sharing, or otherwise misusing their images. Users who elect to guard their profile through the new system will ensure that others can’t send, share, or download their picture, and will keep [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: 15 Nigerians Arrested As Malaysian Police Cripple Love Scam Syndicate

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: 15 Nigerians Arrested As Malaysian Police Cripple Love Scam Syndicate Malaysian Police have crippled a major "love scam" syndicate with the arrests of 15 Nigerians, says state police chief Datuk Mohamad Mat Yusop. He said the Africans, believed to have been active nationwide since 2017, were detained in separate locations in Port Dickson and Mambau here and in Puchong between July 2 and 7. With the arrests, police believe they [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Real Victims’ Advocacy: Australian Romance Scam Victim Yoshe Taylor Freed From Cambodian Prison!

SCARS|RSN™ Real Victims' Advocacy: Australian Romance Scam Victim Yoshe Ann Taylor Freed From Cambodian Prison! Internet Love Scam Victim Yoshe Taylor Free From Cambodian Jail After Wrongful Drug Conviction [lwptoc] An Australian Mother Has Returned Home! She had spent almost six years in a Cambodian prison after she was lured into an internet love scam and then manipulated into become a Mule for the scammers! MS. TAYLOR WAS ORIGINALLY SENTENCED TO 23 YEARS IN PRISON [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Indian Police Cracking Down On Nigerian Scammers

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Indian Police Cracking Down On Nigerian Scammers Stefan Chukuwuma Oko 38 and Vivian Aghlore 31 The Indian State "Cyber Cell" Police has nabbed a Nigerian couple from New Delhi, who befriended a Bhopal-based woman on social networking site and then scammed her to the tune of Rs 10 lakh in the name of seizure of foreign currency in her name by Custom officer. Special Director General (Cyber Cell) [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Nigerian Scammers Being Arrested In India

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Nigerian Scammers Being Arrested In India Nigerian Arrested For Duping People On Facebook The accused identified as Arthur Okeke alias Arthur Akunne Arthur is a Nigerian national and was living in Shiv Vihar area of New Delhi The police team is looking for the other accused involved in the crimes Source: Indo-Asian News Service Delhi-Police Delhi Police Have Arrested A Nigerian National In Various Cases Of Cheating Which [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Thailand Crackdown Forces Romance Scam Syndicates To Malaysia [GALLERY]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Thailand Crackdown Forces Romance Scam Syndicates To Malaysia [GALLERY] In Just One Year, 2018, A Whopping 162.2 Million Baht (RM22.39 million Malaysian OR US$5,133,479.96) Was Fleeced From Thailand Victims Who Fell Prey To Online Romance Scams Operating In Thailand But with the heat on them, syndicates behind these rackets are now running south to Malaysia to set up base. A Gallery Of Scammers Arrested In The Last 18 Months In [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Cybersecurity News: Chinese Access To Dating Apps

SCARS|RSN™ Cybersecurity News: Chinese Access To Dating Apps American Cybersecurity Firm Discovers Mysterious Chinese Dating Apps Targeting US Customers Expose 42.5 Million Records Online A non-password protected Elastic database that was clearly associated with dating apps based on the names of the folders was found. The IP address of where it was found is located on a US server and a majority of the users appear to be Americans based on their user IP and