Australia’s leading hardware wallet provider, Coinstop, has warned about an impersonation scam targeting purchasers on online marketplace eBay.
A listing of the Trezor wallet mentions the fact that “Coinstop recommends the purchase of postage insurance,” but Coinstop says it has no link to the advertisement.
“It is not affiliated with Coinstop in any capacity and is not an authorised reseller of Trezor hardware wallets,” the company said in a tweet.
Please note although this eBay listing has copy-pasted content from our website and even mentions the fact "Coinstop recommends the purchase of Postage Insurance", it is NOT affiliated with Coinstop in any capacity and is NOT an authorised reseller of @Trezor hardware wallets. pic.twitter.com/2lyo9eh0sA
— Coinstop (@COINSTOPio) October 29, 2018
Trezor, which recently announced the creation of an in-built exchange, is regularly targeted by hackers.
In July of 2018, Micky reported about a complex phishing scam which saw Australian users nearly fall victim. M