How do you know if you are chatting with a scammer?
Here’s how to tell if someone is scamming you online.
- His profile is vague. Start with what is stated on the dating site.
- He loves you, sight unseen.
- It’s too much, too fast.
- He wants to take the conversation offline.
- He avoids questions.
- He keeps playing phone games.
- He can never seem to meet.
- He flaunts his income.
Who is the highest scammer in the world?
|Occupation||Former Director of the Union Bank of Nigeria|
|Known for||Defrauding $242 million out of Banco Noroeste and alleged attack on the Nigerian town of Ukpo|
|Criminal status||Released in fraud case, but currently in custody on murder charges|
|Criminal penalty||25 years for fraud case|
Where do Yahoo boys get their scripts from?
Once hooked, the scam would begin. Though it might sound odd to form a generalization about scammers based upon a single country, the simple fact is that internet cafes are widely available in Nigeria and Yahoo Boys often create and sell the “scripts” they use to lure victims to other scammers to make money.
How much money can you make with Yahoo boys?
Yahoo Boys can make tens of thousands of dollars a month depending on how many scams they’re running at a time, which is why they cast a wide net to see how many victims they can find. They’ll take small amounts and large amounts; at the end of the day, every little bit is welcome.
What kind of malware is used to hijack webcams?
A type of malware called the Remote Access Trojan (or RAT) can be used to hijack webcams, allowing the attacker to watch and record his victims, known as “ slaves .” Watering holes are another growing danger. Hackers are both creating fake pornography websites and mobile apps, and compromising legitimate adult sites.