Author Archives: Becky Bracken

Rapper Scams $1.2M in COVID-19 Relief, Gloats with ‘EDD’ Video

"Nuke Bizzle" faces 22 years in prison after brazenly bragging about an identity-theft campaign in his music video, "EDD."

Phishers Capitalize on Headlines with Breakneck Speed

Marking a pivot from COVID-19 scams, researchers track a single threat actor through the evolution from the pandemic to PayPal, and on to more timely voter scams -- all with the same infrastructure.

FIFA 21 Blockbuster Release Gives Fraudsters an Open Field for Theft

In-game features of the just-released FIFA 21 title give scammers easy access its vast audience.