Feds Arrest 2 for Stealing Crypto Via SIM-Swapping Scams | News & Opinion

, Feds Arrest 2 for Stealing Crypto Via SIM-Swapping Scams | News & Opinion

Two Massachusetts men have been arrested for using “SIM swapping” attacks to help them steal cryptocurrencies from victims and take over access to social media accounts. On Thursday, federal agents arrested 21-year-old Eric Meiggs and 20-year-old Declan Harrington for the suspected crimes, which involved duping cellular providers into handing over access to victims’ mobile phone […]

Newegg Tips Black Friday Deals on Gaming Laptops, Desktops, More | News & Opinion

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Online electronics retailer Newegg just released its Black Friday 2019 ad, which tips steep discounts on laptops, desktops, monitors, smart home devices, TVs, and more. Newegg will be offering deals the whole week of Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday. Its Black Friday sale officially kicks off Monday, Nov. 25 at 12 a.m. PST. The company promised […]

Here’s Why You Should Never Give Money to Randos From Dating Apps

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A criminal ring of Nigerian-based romance scammers has been using WhatsApp, Google Hangouts, and online dating sites to help them swindle funds from users. On Wednesday, federal investigators charged 10 US-based suspects for helping Nigerian romance scammers launder funds amassed from their schemes, which pulled in as much as $546,000 from individual victims. The romance […]

AMD Ryzen 5 3600X Review & Rating

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The third generation of AMD’s Ryzen CPUs brings the incremental improvements to clock speeds that you’d expect of a new processor architecture. It also offers significant ancillary benefits—much larger caches and PCI Express 4.0 support—that will appeal to upgraders and system builders who seek a degree of future-proofing. One of the sweet spots of the […]

Here’s How Scammers Tried to Dupe Trend Micro Customers

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Unlucky Trend Micro customers ensnared in the insider hack at the antivirus company are being bombarded with fake tech support calls seeking access to their computers. “The first call seemed very legitimate to me,” one customer named Rona told PCMag. “I almost fell for it.” Rona, who requested her last name be withheld, was among […]

Costco Black Friday 2019: Save on TVs, Laptops, Apple Devices, More | News & Opinion

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Some of the best deals include a 13.3-inch Apple MacBook Air for $699.99 ($200 off) and 70-inch Vizio V Series 4K UHD LED LCD TV for $599.99. Heads up, Costco members: The warehouse club’s Black Friday 2019 ad just hit the web, tipping big savings on TVs, Apple devices, laptops, smartphones, smart home gadgets, gaming […]