Article for ESET by me: Scammers and jobhunters. Sparked by an article in the Guardian on The scammers gaming India’s overcrowded job market by Snighda Poonam. Hat tip to Steve Burn for calling my attention to it.
TL:DR – low-grade scammers may be scam victims too, and the depressed job market in India makes it inevitable that sometimes people will take any job they can get. But understanding that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t protect ourselves.