NEW ORLEANS – U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced that STEPHEN DANIEL DEFIORE 36, a resident of Brandon, Florida, was charged today in a Bill of Information on one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, contrary to Title 18, United States Code, Sections 371 and 1343, for his role in a SIM Swap scam that targeted at least nineteen people, including a New Orleans-area doctor. DEFIORE is the second member of the conspiracy to be charged.
Fraudulent call spoofing the bank’s phone number (Photo: Celeste Smith RALEIGH, NC (WWAY) — Attorney General Josh Stein is suing a telephone service provider for allegedly facilitating illegal and fraudulent telemarketing calls. Stein today announced a lawsuit against Articul8 and its owner Paul K. Talbot of Texas for allegedly violating the telemarketing sales rule. According […]
Lehi, UT (ABC 4) – Gabb Wireless announced its third annual “Gabb Days of Giving” campaign on Monday. The campaign launches on November 3. The Utah-based mobile phone company will give away 2,500 Gabb Z2 phones to single parents. RELEVANT: All Home Connections is offering $2,500 to stay off social media On November 3, between […]
Piracy. Disinformation. Surveillance. CYBER is Motherboard’s podcast and reports on the dark underbelly of the internet. On Tuesday, a Finnish court ruled that chat messages secretly collected by the FBI from the encrypted phone company Anom could not be used as evidence against two particular suspects, according to a report from the Finnish outlet Iltalehti. […]