Post being shared on Facebook claims that you can click to get 10 free cartons of Marlboro brand cigarettes. The post claims that the giveaway is to celebrate Marlboro’s 110th anniversary.
Source: Marlboro ‘Ten Free Cigarette Carton Giveaway’ Facebook Scam – Hoax-Slayer 2G
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