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How to Avoid Phishing Scams in the Crypto Space. 

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Bitconnect – Control Finance – Genesis Mining Which is a scam?

Bitconnect – Control Finance – Genesis Mining Which is a scam?

Source: Crypto Jack

Bitconnect scam alert! Is this 800 million dollar cryptocurrency a ponzi scheme?

Bitconnect scam alert! Is this 800 million dollar cryptocurrency a ponzi scheme?

Source: David Hay

Scam Alert: Ignore Fake Aventus Profile and Message

The following Aventus profile and associated message are fake. Please ignore. Don’t fall for this phishing scam!

Aventus Presale Phishing Scam

Beware of the latest Aventus presale phishing scam (see the image below) designed to defraud you. Don’t become a victim. Arm yourself with the knowledge required to participate in the upcoming Aventus token sale in a safe manner. 

Prior Warnings and Instructions

The Aventus team went out of their way in recent days and weeks to warn users about possible scams and how to get around it. Those who fail to heed the warnings and instructions stand to become victims of these vicious phishing scams.

Security to the Maximum

The Director and Co-founder of Aventus, Alan Vey, posted the following in the the #link-duedilligence channel of the Aventus Community Slack after the latest phishing scam surfaced:

“We are turning our security up to the maximum. We are outlining the extreme measures we will be going to from now on to ensure security. As a rule of thumb for you please start communicating to everyone: any official aventus communication will include a video by myself and/or @annika through our youtube channel confirming the information. Please always cross check multiple aventus sources before taking any action. Any email we send will have a unique number in it and a link to a youtube video of us reading out that number!”

Latest Update from the Founders of Aventus

A Message To the Aventus Community About Security Concerns.

Scam Alert: EarningHour com is a Scam

EarningHour com is a Scam

Source: Crypto Kevin

Nugget’s News: Beware of Scams

Nugget’s News: Beware of Scams

Source: Nugget’s News

Crypto Scam Alert: Propy.io Scam Website

Beware that Propy.io is a scam or phising website that is posing as Propy – a global property store with decentralized title registry. Avoid Propy.io like the plague itself.

Mike B warns about 3 Types of Crypto Scams

Mike B warns about 3 types of crypto scams.

Source: Mike B

$32M Stolen From Parity Multisig Wallets

$32M Stolen From Parity Multisig Wallets

Source: Nugget’s News

$500,000 Bitcoin Within 3 Years…Wanna Bet? / CoinDash Site HACKED – ICO in Peril

$500,000 Bitcoin Within 3 Years…Wanna Bet? / CoinDash Site HACKED – ICO in Peril

Source: Crypt0