Ivory coast dating scams
Most people know what it's all about: the scammers establish some lovely correspondence with you, fall in love with you after just a couple of letters and then start asking for money, for different purposes: for visa and ticket to come meet you, for English classes, for cell phone, for Internet connection, for sick Mom, whatever. Or, she will ask you for more money and then will be gone. We are not going to cover agencies here, we don't work with Russian marriage agencies and have no idea who is scam and who is not.
Lets talk about individual scammers, those who place their profiles on the different online dating services, free and paid.
Pindrop’s technology allows it to determine the actual location of the caller and thus whether the caller is a real customer.
Pindrop reports that fraud on call centers increased 113% between 20, and that fraudulent calls doubled in volume during that time, from one in every 2000 calls to one in every 937.
Fraudulent calls were 1 of every 194 last year, a 55% increase.
Unlike Nigerian dating scam, there is a lot of information about Russian scam on the Internet.
A new report provides some startling insights into how widespread this fraud is and how successful it can be.
The report says that call centers are the “weakest links in online security.Organized crime has people around the world that can spend their days on the phone with call centers.The frauds can spoof caller ID’s, use cheap mobile phones, Skype, or Google Voice to place the call, and use voice distortion software – all to hide their actual location. The Baker Fraud Report focuses on mass marketing fraud – where victims never meet the fraudster in person but communicate over the phone, though the mail, or on the internet.Pindrop releases 2017 report on fraudulent calls to customer service centers The rauds are not only calling us directly, they are calling our banks and credit card companies trying to get more information in order to steal our money and benefits.
The activity of this criminal organization is enormous, they place hundreds of profiles out there every day.