Tips to avoid getting tricked out of your money by scammers.
Source: Top tips to avoid online scams – Citizens Advice
Outline: Messages claim that WhatsApp has launched a new ‘Ultra-Light Wifi’ feature and urge you to click a link to activate the feature. Brief Analysis: The messages are not associated…
Source: WhatsApp ‘Ultra-Light Wifi Feature’ Scam Messages – Hoax-Slayer 2G
Facebook post claims that ‘for the second time in Facebook history’ it is giving away a ‘mega luxury dream house’ to three randomly selected families. All you need do to win…
Source: ‘Mega Luxury Dream House Giveaway’ Facebook Scam
Smartphone users have been warned to be wary of a a new cyber threat that can infect their device without them even noticing. The new campaign targets popular apps including WhatsApp and Google Pla…
Source: #Smartphone Apps Scam Threat – Safe In Warwickshire
Post from a Facebook Page called ‘New York Holidays’ claims that you can win a luxury shopping trip to New York with £5000 spending money by sharing the post, liking the Page, and click…
Source: ‘Win a Luxury Shopping Trip to New York’ Facebook Scam – Hoax-Slayer 2G
Nearly all scam and fraud victims “suffer in silence”, councils say, but the jailing of a lettings agent shows billions of pounds could be saved.
Source: ‘Speak out’ plea as rogue lettings agent is jailed – BBC News
You can report a fraud to Action Fraud by using our online fraud reporting tool, or by speaking to our specialist fraud advisers on 0300 123 2040
Source: How to report fraud and cyber crime | Action Fraud
The UK’s leading awareness resource helping protect people, finances, devices and businesses from fraud, abuse and other issues encountered online.
Source: Criminals Target Uk Youth As Identity Frauds Rise | Get Safe Online
HummingBad is bad news. Luckily you can find outif you’re affected and do something about it.
Source: How to tell if your Android phone has the HummingBad malware