Email claims that UK lottery winners Gerry & Lisa Cannings have decided to give £250,000 each to five people selected via an email database and your email address has emerged as one of the winn…
Source: Gerry & Lisa Cannings “Charity Donations” Advance Fee Scam
Emails purporting to be from various well-known airlines claim that you can view the travel itinerary for a supposed flight booking you made by opening an attached .zip file.
Source: Fake Airline “Travel Itinerary” Emails Lead To Locky Ransomware
Hoax Slayer reports Facebook post claims that you can see who viewed your Facebook Profile by clicking to install a Facebook app called ‘Profile Spy’.
Source: Facebook Scam – ‘I Can’t Believe the People I Caught Looking At My Profile’
Victims who have been defrauded in the past are being urged to stay alert after a number of reports of phishing emails claiming to be from City of London Police.
Source: Fraud victims warned of fake City Police email
Losing money to a scam can be extremely upsetting and frustrating. See if there’s anything you can do to get the money back.
Source: How to get your money back after a scam
Fraudsters are spamming out fake British Gas utility bill emails that link to a virus that takes over victims computers.
Source: Fake British Gas utility bills link to malware | Action Fraud