The fraudulent mobile app has already received over 100 downloads.
Texan regulators filed charges against 15 illicit investment platforms advertising false crypto, forex, and binary options investments, as per a Texas State Securities Board (TSSB) release shared with CryptoSlate.
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Many of the alleged crypto scams had a common tactic: savvy social media posts to draw victims in.
Crypto scams and attacks are on the rise once again as the broader sector breaks out of a nearly three-year-long bear market.
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Venture Capital Investments Ltd. raised $534,829 from 72 victims, falsely promising to invest funds in bitcoin and other assets.
The FTC is sending PayPal payments totaling more than $470,000 to people who lost money to two pyramid schemes involving cryptocurrencies.
While the average DeFi coin is down massively since the summer highs, there have been projects launching that have caught the attention of many crypto investors, resulting in millions of dollars worth of capital raised.
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Darknet marketplaces and their operators have been the focus of authorities since the last decade.
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The New York Department of Financial Services found that crypto firms blocked the Twitter hackers’ crypto addresses within 40 minutes.
With great influence comes great responsibility. Unfortunately, YouTube seems to ignore it.