PSA: Those ‘your porn name’ games are scams trying to get your personal info

May 06, 2021

By Tristan Greene

Your porn name is the last five digits of your social security number, the name of the street your grew up on, and the month and year you opened your bank account. Actually, based on the most commonly used names in porn, it’s probably either “Lee” or “Nikki.” But I digress. The point is, those “your ______ name is…” games you see on social media are scams meant to help bad actors suss out your personal information. They might seem innocuous at first, especially if you don’t mind answering them because you’re positive you’re not giving away your personal information.…

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