Some Airbnb users are being scammed with their accounts being accessed and being charged for non-refundable reservations made on their payment method.        

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    There are innocuous ones like fake TripAdvisor reviews convincing you to eat at a subpar restaurant, and others are as nefarious as hacking into your frequent flyer account and stealing ... Airbnb ...
    11/6/2019 - 4:56 pm | View Link
  • I Accidentally Uncovered a Nationwide Scam on Airbnb
    Have you ever been scammed by someone exploiting a short-term rental platform ... After hanging up, I messaged Kris and Becky’s account and asked for Goel to call me because I was writing an article.
    11/3/2019 - 12:25 am | View Link
  • Airbnb Scam: Users Charged For Fake Bookings, Hacked Accounts Deleted
    Airbnb continues to downplay mounting reports its users continue to be scammed with reservations they didn't make while also paying for them. Reports say several Airbnb account holders ... to make ...
    05/20/2019 - 12:50 am | View Link
  • Airbnb users getting scammed with fake rentals, account closures
    Airbnb users may want to check their ... fellow customers on the rental site have been scammed with reservations they didn't make. Account holders have been charged for non-refundable reservations at ...
    05/19/2019 - 6:10 am | View Link
  • Krebs on Security
    The ne’er-do-well who set up the account below has been paying $550 a month ... 500 scam properties and interactions with up to 100 (soon-to-be-scammed) “guests” looking to book the fake listings.
    04/14/2019 - 7:44 am | View Link
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