One of the easiest ways for cybercriminals to gain money today is called e-whoring. E-whoring is the practice of selling pornographic material, while pretending to be the person who is photographed. Technically speaking, E-whoring is considered to be a form of social engineering, because the victim is tricked into believing that he/she is exchanging material with an individual who is sending him/her nude photographs or video clips of them self. Read the full article to learn more about this social engineering technique.
A Darker Way to Earn Money
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