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Metamask hacked? How to avoid getting hacked and what to do if you have suffered a security breach

12 Apr 2022 2 minute read 0 comments Peter Thomson

Hello, Even a veteran crypto enthusiast can be hacked these days, I suffered a security breach some months ago, probably through a phishing scam. I have learned a lot since this happened and took extra measures to avoid this problem once and for all....

Tesla Token + Metaverse + Wallet Launching Now! But there is a Catch...

25 Jan 2022 8 minute read 7 comments Remil

It was a week ago, when I got an invitation to check out a website. And not just a site, a whole new world of excitement. Tesla is launching its own crypto money (called a coin/token), and its own metaverse (suck it, Facebook!), and even its own wall...

DeJoy to the World! The Scam Has Come!

25 Dec 2021 2 minute read 0 comments LoonyLiberal

This christmas, some scammer gave me the gift of hilarity. I just found this in my Spam folder: From:Louis DeJoy Reply-To:[email protected]: Subject:ATTENTION BENEFICIARYDate:Saturday, December 25, 2021 11:48 AMSize:11 KB It's totally norma...

Spam in the Place Where You LOL: COVED Dead Redemption

8 Dec 2021 1 minute read 0 comments LoonyLiberal

One reason why I've been a loyal Fastmail customer since 2002 is because of their excellent spam handling. Though I scan the titles of emails marked as spam, Fastmail excels at sorting the garbage so I never have to read it. The downside of this, tho...

How to protect your Binance account from scammers? A detailed guide

30 Oct 2021 6 minute read 3 comments Abhijoy Sarkar

In May 2019, hackers stole 7000 BTC from Binance through a series of sophisticated exploits leaving the crypto world stunned. Binance went public with details of the attack and then went on to set up even more security measures to prevent any such fu...

(JaiChai) Phishing Scam De Jour...

30 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments JaiChai

  image source   Just got this comment on my latest post on hive.blog ("(JaiChai) Torum - Random acts of Kindness/Integrity... " https://hive.blog/hive-114105/@jaichai/jaichai-torum-random-acts-of-kindness-integrity). It was from a high ranking...

SCAM alert on TRON blockchain

29 May 2021 1 minute read 7 comments servelle

  Hi you may have received unexpected coins on your TronLink wallet those days.   They are called BAL, FIST, OZBT, UME, NXM and probably more.   They all have a link to a web site visible when you click on the coin in tronscan.io.   Let's look at the...

FOLLOW-UP: SCAM ALERT - Phishing attempt against Celsius Network

11 May 2021 1 minute read 0 comments scubiedoo

This is a follow-up to my post warning about the Celsius Network phishing scam published on April 15th: https://www.publish0x.com/mycryptolife/scam-alert-phishing-attempt-against-celsius-network-xykxdoj  As of May 11th, the scammers have now began to...

SCAM ALERT - Phishing attempt against Celsius Network

15 Apr 2021 1 minute read 2 comments scubiedoo

If you receive an email or txt about an offer to receive $500 by signing up for the new 'Celsius Web Wallet' - this is a phishing attempt - do not attempt to connect your wallet and definitely do not send your wallet seed phrase or private key!  This...

(JaiChai) - "How I safely exposed a Phishing Scam"

5 Apr 2021 1 minute read 3 comments JaiChai

Warning: Do Not Attempt To Replicate My Actions Today. It is very risky - even for experienced users. (^image by pinterest)"How I safely exposed a Phishing Scam" (image by Good Housekeeping) Anytime you relinquish your password or keys, you run the...