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Clever banking scam is spreading right now

A phishing campaign has sent fake emails to 2,700 bank domains, with some of the biggest like Bank of America and Citibank being targeted....
Happening Now August 17, 2018

Beware! There's another new twist in this scary email scam

Do you remember that scary sextortion scheme that's been going around? It's an email that claims that someone has installed malware onto a porn...
Happening Now August 16, 2018

Beware! A new twist in the old 'White Van Speaker Scam'

When is a deal a deal? Sometimes, we come across an unusually marked down item that's simply too good to be true. But you...
Happening Now August 9, 2018

New phishing scam targets PayPal users

For a while now PayPal has been one of the go-to ways in which we can transfer money digitally. Most of us have plenty...
Happening Now August 2, 2018

Sneaky iOS scam spreading now

Crooks are constantly on the lookout for opportunities to trick you into forking over some of your hard-earned cash. Once people get wise to...
Happening Now July 31, 2018

Prison inmates scheme their way to hundreds of thousands of dollars in credits

It is often said that crime does not pay but if that was true, there would probably be fewer people committing illegal acts. The...
Happening Now July 30, 2018

UPDATE - Terrifying email now tells victims passwords are stolen, webcams are hacked

We at Komando.com do our best to keep you up to date on all the attacks making the rounds. You always need to be on the...
Happening Now July 25, 2018

Beware of Amazon Prime Day phishing scams that are spreading now!

Amazon Prime Day 2018 has come to a close, which means it is time for all of us to enjoy the fruits of our...
Happening Now July 19, 2018

Top online scams to watch out for this summer

Something about the summer seems to coax people into letting down their guard. That's why some scams seem to rise as fast as the...
Columns July 18, 2018

Caller finds $611,000 by asking Kim for advice

You know that Nigerian prince who offered you all that money, as long as you sent some to them first? Well that is still...
Happening Now July 17, 2018

Alert: email scam has grown - more than $12 billion lost

We keep telling you, be careful who you give your information to, be careful transferring money, and be careful with emails. But people and...
Happening Now July 13, 2018

Catfishing scam leads to woman losing $270,000

For many people, one of the best parts about the internet is how it has helped their social lives. Specifically, it may have become...
Happening Now July 11, 2018

A frightening email that is spreading online

We at Komando.com do our best to keep you up to date on all the attacks making the rounds. You always need to be on the...
Happening Now July 10, 2018

Android apps automatically signed people up for premium services

We download apps for a variety of reasons. Some are meant to help us perform or remember tasks, while others are there to keep...
Happening Now June 29, 2018

Are you a target of identity thieves?

For scammers, one of the oldest tricks in the books is identity theft. With enough information, often not even that much, they can impersonate...
Happening Now June 12, 2018

Watch Out! Don't apply to this fake Amazon work-at-home job

Working from home sounds like a great idea. Not having to deal with traffic is a major plus, as is being able to relax...
Happening Now June 7, 2018

Warning! Chrome users do not click this fake link or your bank account info will be stolen

Everyone loves streaming movies online. It’s convenient, easy, and sometimes, it’s even legally free. Another thing that people love is the Google Chrome browser...
Happening Now May 29, 2018

New chart shows all Equifax breach stolen info

It's been months since the massive Equifax data breach was revealed to the public. It's the largest personal information breach in history and it...
Happening Now May 13, 2018

Fake Mark Zuckerbergs are scamming Facebook users out of cash

In a general sense, it is probably good to be Mark Zuckerberg. Even if his company, Facebook, has been in the news for all...
Happening Now April 29, 2018

Scam Alert! Do not update this App

The more popular websites and apps become, the bigger targets they are for criminals. Which makes sense if you think about it. Scamming victims...
Happening Now April 20, 2018
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