Exit Scams and F.B.I. Raids Close Down Deep Web Markets

'Exit Scam' is a phrase that will make anyone who sells or purchases illicit products on the deep web break into a cold sweat. Among all the sources of paranoia pervading dark markets, exit scams lead the way. So what exactly is an exit scam? To answer this question you first have to understand how … Continue reading Exit Scams and F.B.I. Raids Close Down Deep Web Markets

Online Pet Scams: Fake Dogs Dog Dog Buyers

Listen people. Do not buy any pet from an online seller unless you really do your homework. Every day I check with the Better Business Bureau to see what scams are making the rounds and every day most of the scams involve people who were tricked when buying a pet online. These scammers are raking … Continue reading Online Pet Scams: Fake Dogs Dog Dog Buyers

Russian Gang Making Millions Hacking Cities and Counties across America

Once upon a time, North Korea only cared about cyber espionage. Most of the time, they wanted to spy on South Korea or disrupt South Korean operations. Then, a terrible thing happened. The world began to impose sanctions on them. Life became difficult. Not only could the Dear Leader not get the luxury goods he … Continue reading Russian Gang Making Millions Hacking Cities and Counties across America

China Forces Workers to Use App that Teaches the Wisdom of President Xi

“You can't be a revolutionary if you don't eat chilies.” Thus spoke Chairman Mao. Yes, there was a time when everyone in China had to read the wisdom found in the pages of Mao's Little Red Book. But this is the digital age and Mao is dead. The Little Red Book has faded. Yet, wisdom … Continue reading China Forces Workers to Use App that Teaches the Wisdom of President Xi

Why Julian Assange Will Never Serve Prison Time

The arrest of Julian Assange accomplished something that no other news event has been able to do. It brought the left and the right together. Whether you watched Fox or CNN, you would see the same scene: newscasters giving each other high fives as Assange was carried from the Ecuadorian Embassy. But, although they all … Continue reading Why Julian Assange Will Never Serve Prison Time

Upgraded Timeshare Resale Scam is Growing at an Alarming Rate

I was offered a free stay at a luxury resort in the Canary Islands. It seemed too good to be true, and, of course, I wanted to know what the catch was. I was told that I would only have to attend a timeshare presentation that would last an hour or so. It seemed like … Continue reading Upgraded Timeshare Resale Scam is Growing at an Alarming Rate

Fake App Epidemic Hits Google Play Store

I'm sure you've been told many times that you should not download apps from third party sites. Either download them directly from the company site or download them from a trusted site like Google Play Store. Now, however, it looks like you can't even be safe if you do that. It's not like Google isn't … Continue reading Fake App Epidemic Hits Google Play Store