Scammer Is Spoofing Elgin Police Non-Emergency Number, PD SaysPolice in Elgin warned the public Friday that their non-emergency number has been spoofed by scammers.
FCC Cracking Down On Robocalls, But Expert Warns New Rules Won't End ThemAmericans receive around 150 million robocalls every day by some estimates, and last week, the Federal Communications Commission put new measures in place to crack down.
Spoofing Victim Warns Others Of Phone Scams: 'This One, I Felt, Was Really Unbelievably Real'It’s an old scam with some modern twists; someone calls a senior citizen, pretending to be a relative in trouble, and asks for money.
British Trader Pleads Guilty To Fraud Tied To 2010 "Flash Crash"Navinder Singh Sarao, 37, now faces a maximum of 30 years in prison after admitting to wire fraud and “spoofing.”
FTC Cracking Down On Caller ID SpoofingWe've all been there. The phone rings during dinner or when you're putting the kids to bed and it's a telemarketer. The National Do Not Call Registry was put in place to stop these calls, but some telemarketers are finding a way to get around the law and get you on the phone.