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Scammers targeting more countries in sextortion scam - ESET
The attacker in the email claims they have hacked the intended victim's device, and have recorded the person while watching pornographic content.
5 tips for protection against surging number of scam apps
We all love them and our lives are effectively run by them, but research has revealed apps are increasingly growing deceitful with ulterior motives.
US takes down Nigerian scammers involved in large scale fraud network
US Department of Justice took down three of the main perpetrators who were part of a large-scale romance fraud network.
Thousands fall each hour for ‘free Audi R8’ Facebook scam
Like-farming Facebook pages use the high number of fans to launch other fraudulent activities. The database of unwary users can also be sold on the black market and used for more targeted attacks.
Facebook scams target everyone, not just uneducated suckers
Bitdefender has released a two-year study into Facebook scams revealing scammers infect millions of Facebook users with the same repackaged tricks.
Aussies under fire with leaked Emma Watson video
A new scam uses the promise of naked videos of British actress Emma Watson to lure in unsuspecting Facebook users and spread malware, and the disguise is proving to fool many Aussies.