Scammers Hack PwC Venezuela Twitter & Promote XRP Giveaway

Scammers Hack PwC Venezuela Twitter & Promote XRP Giveaway

On September 04, the twitter account of PwC Venezuela was hacked to advertise the cryptocurrency XRP giveaway.

Around 2:13 AM UTC, the Twitter account began tweeting hyperlinks to a web site pretending to characterize the corporate Ripple and in addition claiming to present away an enormous quantity of XRP to tug out an apparent rip-off. It has constantly posted the precise hyperlink 14 instances.

Scammers Hack PwC Venezuela Twitter & Promote XRP Giveaway 16

The tweet had apparently promoted “a big event” with Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse. Further, identical to a typical rip-off technique, victims are requested to ship an quantity of crypto and are promised that they’ll obtain extra in return, solely to be scammed.

PwC Venezuela’s Twitter account has 37,100 followers, which is significantly smaller than the accounting agency’s fundamental account having 189,200 followers.

Also Read: 7 Common Crypto Scams on Twitter

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