Russia Scams

SCARS™ Cyber Cold War: Nation-State Hacking From Russia

SCARS™ Cyber Cold War: Nation-State Hacking From Russia A recent UK report on Russian interference brought the issue of state-backed cyberattacks to the forefront. In July the Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (ISC) published its long-awaited report into Russian interference. This offered further confirmation that Russia has been carrying out malicious cyber activity – both by itself and through “serious and organized crime groups” – in order to influence elections, attack critical infrastructure and [...]

Ukrainian Dating Guide: Avoiding scams by Krystyna

Last Updated on September 6, 2020 by SCARS Editorial Team

Ukrainian Dating GuideAvoiding scamsScams 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 distinctive species [...]

Russian Romance Scam Victim Speaks Out – SCARS™ SCAM NEWS

SCARS™ SCAM NEWS: Russian Romance Scam Victim Speaks Out Scams Come From More Than Just West Africa Kelowna resident Phat Ly thought he'd found love online. In January, Ly made a connection with a Moscow woman named Alina on an online dating site. The pair began exchanging emails, and once things began to get serious, Ly says he indicated he didn't want a long-distance relationship and wanted to meet in person. Alina then started emailing him, [...]

Scammer: Tasty Ingg tastyingg@yahoo.com – “I such what is”

Last Updated on September 6, 2020 by SCARS Editorial Team

Middle Eastern This Time!  Though more likely Ukrainian or Russian based upon the bad translation, but that could also mean Indonesian or even Ghanan. She is: InggTastyinggtastyingg@yahoo.com […]