Venmo

cybercrime

Cybercriminals Are Taking Advantage of Venezuela's Economic Crisis

Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp social engineering scams have become common in the country.
Melanio Escobar
1.16.19
MORE THAN PUBLIC

This Bot Tweets Photos and Names of People Who Bought 'Drugs' on Venmo

Venmo transaction data is public by default. But a programmer has taken that data stream and is tweeting the username and photos of users who buy 'drugs'.
Joseph Cox
7.19.18
Venmo

A Privacy Researcher Uncovered a Year’s Worth of Breakups and Drug Deals Using Venmo’s Public Data

Unless you change the settings yourself, the stuff you do on Venmo is publicly visible. “Public by Default” explores the easily accessible details of Venmo users’ lives.
Samantha Cole
7.17.18
tech

I Tried to Venmo $12.66 for 'ISIS' and the Government Was Pissed

It turns out the Treasury Department doesn't appreciate my sense of humor.
Andy Verderosa
11.21.16
beer

Thousands of People Venmo'd Beer Money to the Dude Who Made This Sign

As of Monday morning, more than 3,000 people have paid Sam Crowder through Venmo after he made a sign asking his mom for beer money.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.12.16
Money

What's the Most 'Expensive' Emoji, According to Venmo

It's not the burrito emoji.
Gabriela Barkho
7.17.16
News

The Canadian Government’s Digital Cash Tech Is Finally Going Commercial

But is it all its cracked up to be?
Jordan Pearson
1.12.16
short circuit

There Are a Trillion Reasons Why PayPal Is Launching a New Way to Pay

Click link, send money.
Nicholas Deleon
9.1.15