OUYI Electronic Commerce Chinese Scammers – Paypal to the Rescue

I was recently presented an ad offering me an early access deal to a portable laser engraver for the super low price of $19.99.  That in itself should have been the clue that this was one of those offers that was too good to be true.  But already having a larger non-portable laser engraver, I thought $20 was  cheap enough that if it wasn’t a great laser system, I would not be out that much money.  So, I placed my order which totaled $29.98 after the $9.99 shipping fee was tacked on.  Here is the ad for the item from Continue reading OUYI Electronic Commerce Chinese Scammers – Paypal to the Rescue

Craigslist Service Providers Beware @interviewsessions on Telegram

I recently worked an incident where a an executive’s persona was impersonated through the use of gmail account to respond to service offerings posted on Craigslist for graphic artists offering up interviews for corporate positions. Once the person who posted the service offering got the e-mail from the executive, the scammer tried to move the interview process to Telegram. This is not much different from the Job Groups people create for metro areas on Facebook and scammers try to move the interview to Google Hangouts for jobs that don’t exist. In the case of Telegram, we were provided the User Continue reading Craigslist Service Providers Beware @interviewsessions on Telegram