Nigerians launch fake Met Police site
Nigerian scammers have launched a fake London Metropolitan Police website, which includes a fake anti-terrorist hotline number.
According to anti-advance fee fraud organisation Ultrascan Advanced Global Investigations, the scam refers victims to an "official" website that sells so-called "anti-terrorist certificates" which are needed to secure payments from abroad. In the past, fraudulent Anti-Terrorist Stop Order letters were purportedly issued by the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN).
At The Register.
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