I got an EOS transaction alert from Telegram(EOS Authority) 3 hours ago. I got to the office and took a look. The transaction looked innocent.
So I went to eos-black dot com site. Since I have MetaCert chrome plugin which tells if you are on a scam site. The plugin did not warn me. So I tried to claim “Bonus” tokens on the site.
So I entered my username. Next this interesting page came up!
It’s a scam site. The URL seemed legit, and also looked same as the original site https://eosblack.io. They had their TLS(SSL) certificate setup. No warning from MetaCert plugin. But eos-black dot com is definitely a SCAM site.
I’m getting too much spam EOS transcations. Betting apps are the most frequent. But there should be a way to users to know about these scam transaction, so users don’t fall for it. I hope there is some work done to prevent spam and scam transactions.