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This $1 BILLION scam is a wild story you have to read

Forged contracts, the Arctic, undersea internet cables — these are just some of the ingredients that went into cooking up a crazy $1 billion...
Happening Now October 15, 2019

Don't fall for this phishing scam warning of overdue bills

Hackers keep getting one step ahead of security-conscious users. A new phishing scam masquerading as a major web service has been fooling people with...
Happening Now October 12, 2019

Alert: Sophisticated email scam is on the rise

The majority of phishing scams are just after money. For years, these treacherous emails were easy to spot but they are now becoming increasingly...
Happening Now September 30, 2019

Don’t fall for this sneaky money-stealing texting scam

A new kind of scam has been targeting users of one of the most popular payment apps on the web. It comes in the...
Happening Now September 23, 2019

Watch out for these new email tax scams

If you thought dealing with the IRS was hard enough already, the latest scam brewing on the web will make your head spin. Hackers...
Happening Now August 26, 2019

Sextortion scams are ⁠back ⁠— and spreading quickly

Nothing is more horrifying than the idea of being blackmailed with intimate photos or private data. "Sextortion" scams are a shocking violation of privacy...
Happening Now August 1, 2019

Don't fall for this social media email phishing scam

After observing phishing efforts for several months, a cybersecurity training organization came to the conclusion that over half of the phishing emails are targeting...
Happening Now July 26, 2019

How AI could change catfishing

Artificial intelligence is giving catfishing grifters better tools to pull off their cons. Luckily, we have some tips on how to avoid getting catfished.
Tips July 25, 2019

Don't fall for this DNA scam

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is issuing an alert on a new type of scam. This one involves Medicare and DNA testing kits. Find...
Happening Now July 23, 2019

Don't fall for it! Find out how to spot mystery shopping scams

Who wouldn't like to earn a little extra money, just by shopping? Being a mystery shopper can be fun and easy to do. Unfortunately,...
Happening Now July 20, 2019
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