Con men (and women) from way back know that the way to suck in a victim is to appeal to his/her weakness, and for many people, being out of work – or being stuck in a hated job – is a weakness that can be exploited by unscruplous individuals. There’s evidence now that a group of hackers is doing exactly that, creating fake LinkedIn accounts and pretending to be recruiters
About The Author
Debra Littlejohn Shinder is a technology and security analyst and author specializing in identity, security and cybercrime, utilizing her past experience as a police officer and police academy/criminal justice instructor. She has written numerous books and articles for web and print publications and has been awarded the Microsoft MVP designation for fourteen years in a row.