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Guest Brandon Hoffman from Intel 471 is back sharing some research on business email compromise, Dave's got a story on buying collectable sneakers and how bots make that really hard to do, Joe has two stories with different spins on romance scams: one notes they are the most prevalent scams targeting older adults; and the second is about a group of Nigerian men preying on women through money scams, and our Catch of the Day comes from reddit user steev p (Steve P) about a benefit scam from an impersonated Facebook friend.
Links to stories:
- Bots have made it nearly impossible to buy hyped up shoes. What if they could be stopped?
- FTC warns of increase in romance scams, especially targeting older adults
- Nigerian romance scam suspects targeted 100 women - FBI