Bitcoin scammers foiled by victims who simply hung up on them

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Bitcoin fraudsters have actually failed for once! Hawaiian Electric customers have successfully been ignoring a “robocall” scam requesting they pay a Bitcoin amount in exchange for keeping their electricity supply running, hah! According to Hawaiian Electric, of the more than 70 scam calls reported, none of the customers paid out any money – an encouraging sign that customers are simply ignoring the scammers. The flurry of calls took place on Tuesday and Wednesday last week. They were made to individuals and a host of businesses. During the calls, customers were told that their power supply would cease if they didn’t…

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