Another day, another Scam. Cryptocurrency scammery is not the first time used the name of a disgraced pioneer of cyber security to John McAfee to fraudulently take possession of the cryptocurrency unsuspecting users. In today’s case, the scammers use a shiny Tesla model 3, luring the victim into the digital trap.
“Send 2 BTC or ETH and 20 are guaranteed to receive the Grand prize: a customized Tesla from John McAfee! Shipping included”
Only in this case it is not Tesla and it is not John McAfee. The web site and the account are fake. However, fraudsters have made an effort to disguise the Scam under legitimate page platform Medium. The domain was registered only two days ago, according to whois.
Fraud scheme is simple: users need to send a small amount of BTC or ETH to verify their account, then they will get a lot more cryptocurrencies back. Only it never happens. As a rule, the naive newcomer in space sends their money, and in return gets nothing. Network million the number of promises of quick profits, but they are an outright Scam.
Moreover, the majority of links to web sites outside. The user can’t even leave a comment.
It seems that is described in this article, I was led to the promise of a shiny new Tesla addresses of wallets offered by the crooks to transfer, have not received a penny.