Con men are always so cool and dapper… unless the person they steal from is you.
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Want more detail? Read this PDF File from the University of Cambridge Computer Lab, by Frank Stajano, senior lecturer at Cambridge, and Paul Wilson, who writes for The Real Hustle UK TV show. Understanding Scam Victims: Seven Principles for Systems Security>>
And yes, The Sting, pictured above, was primarily about a long con.