Scams

Gift card scams are moving to digital cards due to stay-at-home orders and targets’ fears of going to brick-and-mortar stores.

You know the old “Hey, this is your boss and I need you to buy a bunch of gift cards” scam. Since physical stores where targets would buy the cards are either closed or harder to reach because of stay-at-home orders and the like, scammers have started directing targets to buy digital gift cards online, instead.

Article here: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/bec-gift-card-scams-switch-to-online-stores-due-to-pandemic/


The content was posted by Shield_Lyger on 2020-04-08 05:05:28 via reddit

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