Why Chinese scammers use the Theranos model to carry out their cryptocurrency scams

Ben Rothke
4 min readMay 18, 2023
https://www.npr.org/2023/05/17/1176597061/elizabeth-holmes-loses-her-latest-bid-to-avoid-prison

Elizabeth Holmes — when evidence fails, leverage testosterone

Elizabeth Holmes, the disgraced founder of Theranos, used a simple but time-tested technique for fraud. As brilliantly detailed by John Carreyrou in the definitive story of the sage, Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a

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Ben Rothke

I work in information security at Tapad. Write book reviews for the RSA blog, & a Founding member of the Cloud Security Alliance and Cybersecurity Canon.