A Texting Scam Called 'Pig Butchering' Is Costing Victims Millions – The Wall Street Journal

Scammers are using friendship, fake cryptocurrencies and text messages to con millions of dollars out of unsuspecting victims. An increasingly common scam known as “Pig Butchering” is targeting professionals. WSJ cybersecurity reporter Robert McMillan joins host Zoe Thomas to discuss how it works and how to avoid it. Photo: Janis Engel / EyeEm
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