Oregon Woman Loses $400,000 to Nigerian Email Scam
An Oregon woman is out $400,000 after falling for a well-known Internet scam. She says she wasn’t an easy mark. Great article on how online fraud can hit anyone.
A New Voice in Online Privacy
President-elect Barack Obama has cited privacy as one of the technology issues his administration would address, setting the stage for a debate over standards for online publishers and advertisers.
Scammers Hunting on Social Networks
BusinessWeek.com reports that cyberscammers have taken to trolling for victims on social-networking sites such as Facebook and LinkedIn.