• UK police target spoofing site in massive fraud crackdown

    10 days ago - By Bésame

    LONDON - More than 70,000 potential victims of banking scams across the U.K. will receive text messages from police on Thursday asking for their help in what authorities are calling their biggest ever anti-fraud operation.
    British authorities have already arrested more than 100 people after taking down a website they described as an “international one-stop spoofing shop,” London's Metropolitan Police Service said. Spoofing refers to fraudsters who disguise their phone numbers to make potential victims believe a call is coming from a trusted source such as their own bank.
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