Thursday, November 18, 2021

Scammers impersonate guest editors to get sham papers published

Gerald Russello, R.I.P.  

Hundreds of junk-science papers have been retracted from reputable journals after fraudsters used ‘special issues’ to manipulate the publication process. And the problem is growing.

  Scammers impersonate guest editors to get sham papers published

 the bureau said that a “software misconfiguration” allowed an actor to leverage an FBI system known as the Law Enforcement Enterprise Portal, or LEEP, to send the fake emails. The system is ordinarily used to by the agency to communicate with state and local law enforcement partners.

  FBI Server Hacked, Results in Over 100,000 Spam Emails.

NEWS YOU CAN USE:  You should get a burner phone number (even if you are not a spy).

Today is World Philosophy Day, a day designated by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to celebrate “the enduring value of philosophy for the development of human thought, for each culture and for each individual.”

PEOPLE MOVEMENTS AS WARFARE:  Moscow-Backed Belarus Organizing Middle Eastern Migrant Surge Into Poland, EU.

This will not end well, there or here. But it will not end the way that the enemy thinks it will. Innocents will suffer. But looking at these caravans, most who will suffer are not innocent.

JOHN HINDERAKER:  Rittenhouse Trial Brings Out The Crazy. “I am not sure how liberals expected the Kyle Rittenhouse murder trial to go. Anyone who had seen the videos of Rittenhouse’s interactions with the men who were chasing him, striking him and trying to kill him knew that he had a strong case of self-defense. But apparently the fact that Rittenhouse has a defense–and is so bold as to assert it!–came as a surprise to the Left. . . . The depth of ignorance that flows from liberals on a daily basis is hard to fathom, as is the unremitting hate they express toward all who fail to agree with them.”

The goal of the left is to create an environment in which its people are encouraged to be violent without consequences, while their victims are denied the right to respond

… the idea is to make the media accountable for deliberate and willful lies, and that is consistent with the First Amendment.”
“The bigger deal is that all of us civil libertarians, all the liberals, all the ACLU-types, The New Yorker, The New York Times, they all attack the judge for simply applying the Constitution. These phony civil libertarians couldn’t care less about due process, about free speech. All they want is due process for me, but not for thee,” Dershowitz said. “They’re taking sides, They’re cheering, they’re rooting. The New Yorker, that trashy magazine, … already dubbed [Rittenhouse], without any evidence, the ‘American Vigilante.’”