“One ring to rule them all, one ring to find them,
One ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them.”
– J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings
Evil forces threatening to grip the world in darkness are nothing new, but they’re still scary. Both the One Ring of Middle-earth and the one-ring scam of this earth have the power to pull people into their destructive orbits.
Continue reading One Ring to Fool Them All
Remember the days of “Won’t you be my neighbor?”
Now thanks to call spoofing, you’re probably saying, “Wait, you’re not my neighbor?”
Continue reading Coming to a Neighborhood Near You: Call Spoofing
There must hardly be someone who has not received a spam call this year. In the morning, during lunch time, in the evening or on the weekend. We have all received a call from an unknown number, offering some kind of service that we have not requested and – worse yet – that we do not even need. Moreover, curiosity and fear of missing something important, also often leads us to answer annoying calls. Continue reading Truecaller Insights 2018 Latin America Spam Report Reveals: Brazil, Chile and Mexico Receive the most Spam Calls in the Region
Phone scams are everywhere around us, and they can be very strategic. We all misspell websites on the internet, but what about misdialing phone numbers on the phone? Continue reading Dialing a Wrong Phone Number Could Cost You Money
Have you ever received a call that looks like your phone number? Or maybe it’s all zeros? This is call spoofing.
Call Spoofing is tricking the telephone network to indicate to the receiver of a call that the originator of the call is a different number than what is being called from. Continue reading How to Avoid Call Spoofing and Neighbor Spoof Scam