PHILIPSBURG:— Lately, there have been reports of cybercrime in Sint Maarten. This may include simple scams via the internet or carefully executed BEC fraud, as well as other forms of cybercrime also occur.
Internet scams occur when goods are purchased online and paid for in advance but never delivered. Therefore ensure to always enter into a legitimate arrangement with the other party concerning payment and delivery. This will prevent a lot of resentment.
BEC-fraude is Business E-mail Comprise fraud. For example, a criminal organization gains access to the email address and personal login details of an employee, often a