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08
Jul
2021
Kristal Snider

Desperate Buyers Targeted by Scammers During Chip Shortage

This message is a warning to any organization involved in the purchase of electronic components. An individual by the name of Nick Martin, using mul...
01
Aug
2022
Kristal Snider

Fake LinkedIn Profiles Targeting Chip Buyers Used to Commit ...

In July 2022, a buyer began communicating via LinkedIn with an individual identifying himself as "Howard Carrick". In his profile, Carrick alleges he...
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02
Dec
2021
Kristal Snider

Hundreds of Component Buyers Scammed by Fraudulent Websites

This message is a warning to any organization involved in the purchase of electrical, electronic and electromechanical (EEE) parts and/or materiel. ER...
18
Oct
2021
Kristal Snider

Scammers Impersonate Digi-Key to Defraud Buyers

Digi-Key Corporation aka Digi-Key Electronics aka Digi-Key Sales Corporation’s name, logo and likeness are being used in a wire fraud scheme to defrau...
12
Aug
2020
Department of Justice, Office of Public Affairs

The President of America Techma and Employee Arrested in All...

Assistant Attorney General for National Security John C. Demers, Audrey Strauss, the Acting U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and J...
12
Feb
2019
Kristal Snider

Fraud Alert- High Risk Websites That Take Your Money and Run...

This message is a warning to any organization involved in the purchase of electronic components. ERAI has identified numerous websites run by maliciou...
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27
Oct
2017
Kristal Snider

Don’t Get Scammed by Components-Center.com

This message is a warning to any organization involved in the purchase of electronic components. There is a website, www.components-center.com, being...