Nearly six million cybercrimes were committed in England and Wales during the last year, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has revealed
Source: UK Records Six Million Cyber Offenses In One Year – Infosecurity Magazine
BRITONS may have voted to take back control of their borders from the EU, but we remain wide open to the threat of global fraud.
Source: Beware the cyber criminals: How to keep yourself safe from scammers | Personal Finance | Finance | Daily Express
Stay one step ahead of the fraudsters with our series of articles giving you the lowdown on the scams they use to trick people out of their hard-earned cash – and how to avoid being taken in by them. This week, we investigate how dodgy landlords are
Source: Scamwatch: rental deposit fraud – AOL Money UK
The UK’s leading awareness resource helping protect people, finances, devices and businesses from fraud, abuse and other issues encountered online.
Source: Job Searching | Get Safe Online
Police have issued a warning to people to be aware of a scam offering lottery funding to members of the deaf community.Recently, a woman from South Bristol was conned out £4,500 when she was contacted by someone pretending to be one of her Facebook friends.This person told her about lottery funding available to members of the deaf community, but only if applicants pay a fee.
Source: Deaf community targeted in ‘despicable’ scam | West Country – ITV News
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