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Anatomy of of an Online Cancer Scam

11 years 2 months ago #17953 by Zachary
The Canadian Competition Bureau has launched Project False Hope to warn consumers against online cancer scams. Its first offering is an analysis of claims made for a fictitious "Natural Herbal Formula." Scrolling over the text of a page designed to look an advertisement produces pop-up bubbles that comment on the tactics that scammers use to hook people.

http://www.competitionbureau.gc.ca/epic/site/cb-bc.nsf/en/02586e.html

Interesting stuff.

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