#Smartphone Apps Scam Threat – Safe In Warwickshire

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…

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‘Win a Luxury Shopping Trip to New York’ Facebook Scam – Hoax-Slayer 2G

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…

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‘Speak out’ plea as rogue lettings agent is jailed – BBC News

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.

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Why you should DELETE your birthday from Facebook right NOW | Tech | Life & Style | Daily Express

CYBERCRIMINALS are mining your social media to unearth everything about you – make sure you keep your details to yourself.

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Identity fraud up by 57% as thieves ‘hunt’ on social media – BBC News

The number of victims of identity fraud rose by 57% last year with thieves targeting social media for people’s information, fraud prevention service Cifas says.

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