Month: August 2018

Devious Facebook Marketplace Scam Unmasked

Devious Facebook Marketplace Scam Unmasked

My family’s recent near-scam experience gave me a new appreciation for how complex fraudulent schemes can be. From compromising Facebook accounts, posting fake listings, all the way to impersonating Amazon services, this mass fraud operation has a strong foothold in Facebook Marketplace world. There is one common theme reverberating through all phases of this multi-part social engineering scam: each stage used different tactics to gain victim’s trust and overcome caution. While researching this incident, I found that we weren’t the only victims. To save you from experiencing the same headache, here’s lessons learned from that incident.

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Posted by CyberKitto in Information Security, 0 comments

How to remove Jetpack sharing buttons from Bento theme’s grid page

Jetpack plugin’s sharing buttons are a useful feature to provide a quick sharing option for your readers but isn’t it annoying when you see them everywhere? While Jetpack makes it possible to not show the buttons on specific pages or posts, it doesn’t help you when you’re dealing with a post grid page created by a theme unrelated to Jetpack.

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Posted by CyberKitto in Ungoogleables, Web Development, 0 comments