Nigerian Astronaut Wants To Come Home!

Nigerian Astronaut Lost In Space Believe It Or Not! Well, What Can We Say? Over the years we have seen countless Nigerian Scam Emails, but this is an award winner! The basic idea is that there is a Nigerian Astronaut forgotten in space for 30 YEARS! We will let you read this real Nigerian email for yourself: Subject: Nigerian Astronaut Wants To Come Home Dr. Bakare Tunde – Astronautics Project [...]

Another Senior Faces Jail As A Scammer Drug Mule

Another Senior Faces Prison As A Scammer Drug Mule Scam Victims Are Easily Lured & Manipulated Into Doing What Their Scammers Ask Of Them Unfortunately, it often turns into a nightmare! Grandad Faces Life In A Japanese Prison After He's Duped Into Being £1m Drug Mule Source: The Mirror British Frank Rodway, 67, has been behind bars in Japan for six months after £1m of drugs were found [...]

Unmasking the Nigerian Email Scammers

Unmasking the Nigerian Email Scammers A SCARS Insight Nigerian Email Scams BY BOWEN XIAO, Epoch Times October 17, 2018 Updated: October 17, 2018 The following was excerpted to assure its continued availability. Source Stolen Profits From BUSINESS EMAIL COMPROMISE (BEC) Schemes, Including The Infamous “Nigerian” Email Scams, Have Grown Exponentially Across The Globe Over The Past Decade. From January 2015 to February 2017, identified losses from such scams had increased 1,300 [...]

SCARS™ Scam News: Cyber-crime Police bust Nigerian-led gang that cheated 21 people in India

SCARS™ Scam News: Cyber-Crime Police Bust Nigerian-Led Gang That Cheated 21 People In India The Ahmedabad Cybercrime Police On Monday, December 9, Busted A Racket Involving Six Members From Nigeria, Uganda, And India According to the complaint filed by one of the victims, one Nigerian national identified as Lawrence Okosun,40, sent Kheradiya a friend request on Facebook claiming to be based in London. Cyber-crime Police bust Nigerian-led gang that cheated 21 people in India [...]

RSN™ Guide: The Macau Scam

RSN™ Guide: The Macau Scam What Is A Macau Scam? The Malaysian “Macau Scam” is a variation of the Nigerian 419 Advance Fee Fraud. It basically is a phone scam or email scam that works to get a victim to pay money up front to receive a prize. It gets its name because it is usually a prize from a Macau or Hong Kong company. This is mostly performed in Malaysia and Singapore but is [...]

21 Online Scams You May Not Know About [Infographic] – SCARS™ Insight

SCARS™ Insight: 21 Online Scams You May Not Know About [Infographic] With new technology comes more risk for exploitation. Take a journey through time, learn about 21 online scams, and make sure you’re not next on a scammers list with this infographic. Courtesy of Digicert 21 Online Scams You May Not Know About [Infographic] View Interactive Version (via DigiCert). Please Note: Some of the early dates show are in error. There were no websites [...]

WARNING: Beware Of Romance Malware/Virus Scams

Last Updated on December 30, 2017 by SCARS Editorial Team

Romance ScamScam A Scam is a confidence trick - a crime -  is an attempt to defraud a person or group after first gaining their trust through deception. Scams or confidence tricks exploit victims using their credulity, naïveté, compassion, vanity, irresponsibility, or greed and exploiting that. Researchers have defined confidence tricks as "a [...]