Snaring the scammers
One auction customer who'd had enough set out to catch a crook.
Psst! Buddy, have I got a deal for you!" Such was the offer that triggered a personal crusade to find an online auction fraudster.
As a long-time computer journalist and auction buff, Paul Zucker has seen his share of internet scams. But one email from a new eBay "friend" annoyed him so much, Zucker decided to fight back.
By Nicole Manktelow at The Age.
[ Read more ]
By subscribing to our early morning news update, you will receive a daily digest of the latest security news published on Help Net Security.
With over 500 issues so far, reading our newsletter every Monday morning will keep you up-to-date with security risks out there.