The Fall of the Billionaire Gucci Master | HelpSystems

The Fall of the Billionaire Gucci Master

June 30, 2021

Authorities say Ramon Abbas, aka Hushpuppi, perfected a simple internet scam and laundered millions of dollars. His past says a lot about digital swagger, and the kinds of stories that get told online. 

Crane Hassold, senior director of threat research at Agari (a HelpSystems company) explains how BEC scams—like the one Abbas was part of—infiltrate an organization and steal money.

Read the full article about the BEC scam here: https://www.bloomberg.com/features/2021-hushpuppi-gucci-influencer/