Correspondingly, a scammer is that very bearded Boris who starts a quick Internet-affair and then asks for money.
Scamming even has a more colorful and "patriotic" name duping the riches. Of course, one needs to lull the conscience scammers sleep badly, as is well-known.
He's hunting through chat rooms, dating sites and social networking sites searching for victims, looking to cash in on romance.
If you are over 40, recently divorced, a widow, elderly or disabled then all the better in his eyes.
But the scammer's only objective is to swindle huge amount of money from the victims.
During the advent of the internet, hundreds of hackers gained entry into the savings bank accounts of the rich and affluent account holders and looted millions of dollars without the knowledge of the bankers and account holders.
Time and space will not be enough to provide exhaustive information about these brilliant scammers who are creating wide network worldwide.