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SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Bunbury Australia Grandmother Jailed Over ‘Lover’ Scam

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Real Bunbury Australia Grandmother Jailed Over ‘Lover’ Scam Are We Beginning To See Scammers Training Mules To Be Scammers? IS THIS HER FACEBOOK PROFILE? Deborah Maree Taylor tricked a German man into thinking she was a US Army sergeant who needed more than $12,000 before she could take her “forever leave” to be with him. What that man did not know, was that Taylor was a grandmother, living [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Facebook Gets Serious – Fake Account Removal Doubles In 6 Months To 3Billion Fake & Scammer Profiles

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Facebook Gets Serious - Fake Account Removal Doubles In 6 Months To 3Billion Fake & Scammer Profiles Facebook removed more than 3 billion fake accounts from October to March, twice as many as the previous six months, the company said Thursday. Nearly all of them were caught before they had a chance to become “active” users of the social network. In a new report, Facebook said it saw a “steep increase” in [...]