Canadian Teen Arrested for SIM-Swap Attack That Looted $36 Million

Canadian Teen Arrested for SIM-Swap Attack That Looted $36 Million

Sometimes the good guys get the bad guys.

“Canadian police say the incident is currently the biggest cryptocurrency theft reported from one person.”

https://www.pcmag.com/news/canadian-teen-arrested-for-sim-swap-attack-that-looted-36-million


The content was posted by nimble2 on 2021-11-18 17:44:35 via reddit

Similar Posts

5 Comments

  1. teratical says:

    Takeaway from the article:

    *The news underscores that it’s best to avoid using two-factor authentication systems that rely on SMS to send you the one-time passcode. Instead, install an authenticator app.*

  2. humanneedinghelp says:

    They only recovered $5.5M. Kiddo has quite a bit tucked away for when he gets out

  3. AsusWindowEdge says:

    I hope that teen rots in prison!

  4. Trollfarm2024 says:

    I doubt he will get much time. hopefully he buried some somewhere for a good life once he gets out.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *