Nigerian ‘Scattered Canary’ gang exploits CARES Act with fraudulent unemployment claims

Adding COVID-19 exploitation to its nefarious arsenal targeting governments, the Nigerian Scattered Canary criminal gang most recently attempted to exploit the CARES Act on May 17, filing two fraudulent unemployment claims through Hawaii’s Department of Labor and Industrial Relations website.

The bogus claims were part of a larger criminal effort

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Source: SC Magazine / Article: "Nigerian ‘Scattered Canary’ gang exploits CARES Act with fraudulent unemployment claims"