Other stories about Email Scam

There are 5 ways to know this email is fake: How many can you spot?

Here at Komando.com, we're always telling you to watch out for fake emails, but spotting one can be tough sometimes. So today, we're going...
Happening Now November 17, 2015

Do NOT fall for this dangerous Windows 10 scam

There's a very serious ransomware scam targeting Windows users trying to upgrade to Windows 10. If you click the link in this email, it...
Happening Now August 3, 2015

Watch out! Dangerous scam email

Tax season is a dangerous time. Identity thieves can file a fake tax return in your name and tie up your real return. Tax preparers...
Happening Now April 14, 2015

Alert: See the latest email scam taking over the Web

The other day, I warned you about a sneaky scam I found in my inbox and how to tell it was a fake. It was a...
Happening Now April 2, 2015

This inmate emailed his way out of prison

After a scammer found himself locked up in prison, you won't believe how he managed to escape! He didn't use a spoon to dig...
Happening Now March 30, 2015

'BEC' scam robs businesses of $215 million

The latest phishing targets aren't individuals anymore, they're entire companies. Crooks hijack the email account of a company's CEO or a high-ranking executive and...
Happening Now January 28, 2015

Pharmaceutical spam is killing people. Here's who's behind it

According to the World Health Organization, about eight percent of all drugs imported into the United States is "counterfeit, unapproved or substandard." As to who's...
Happening Now December 19, 2014

Beware new wave of Walmart phishing scams!

Scammers are using the world’s largest retailer to try to rip you off. A new wave of email phishing scams pretend to be from...
Happening Now September 22, 2014

Can you spot the 10 things wrong with this email from 'Apple'?

Can you spot the 10 things wrong with this email from 'Apple'? Hackers are hard at work to cash in on the paranoia due...
Happening Now September 5, 2014

Don't fall for this convincing spam email phishing attack!

It's time for another phishing attack, and this one uses a sneaky idea. The latest scam tries to convince you that someone has already...
Happening Now July 28, 2014