Gaming Scams and Threats [Video]

Gaming Scams

$2,000 “Gaming Computer” SCAM 5 Video Gaming Kickstarters That Ran Away with your Money! | Dan Ibbertson Top Ten Gaming Scams ft. ThatCreepyReading How to Avoid Mobile Gaming Scams Find out how to stay away from rip-offs and fake games on iOS and Android  ullstein bild/Getty Images With the rise of the “fake news”, it’s worth noting that consumers of all kinds should be wary of the content that they consume. In particular with mobile gaming, it is quite possible for apps and games to be fake scams. In particular,…

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How to Protect Yourself from Extortion [Video]

Extortion

How to Protect Yourself from Extortion BY AMANDA LI Money extortion, electronic extortion, and cyber or Internet extortion happen every now and then. If you are a shop owner, you are demanded by some offenders to pay for their protection to prevent something bad (such as an assault on the shopkeeper or damage to his or her store or goods) from happening. Or, you’ve received messages like: “Give me $5,000,000, or, I’m going to post these private pics of you and your family on the net. Yes, you are being…

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Sexting May Lead to Sextortion [Video]

The Sextortion of Amanda Todd A year after her death, most people remember Amanda Todd from her YouTube video, holding up hand-written pages describing how one mistake in front of a webcam led to her torment by bullies at school and online. But beyond that viral video, the fifth estate reveals a more complex and disturbing story about what happened to the B.C. teenager driven to suicide in October 2012 – not just bullying, but the deliberate sexual extortion of a 15-year-old girl by online predators. the fifth estate host…

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