Is loyalty fraud on your radar? Here's why your hard-earned reward points and air miles may be easy pickings for cybercriminals.
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As you attempt to strike it rich in the digital gold rush, make sure you know how to recognize various schemes that want to part you from your digital coins
It often pays to look a gift horse in the mouth – recognizing these types of gift card fraud will go a long way toward helping you stay safe from this growing threat not just this holiday season
Fraudsters take advantage of the emergence of the new variant to dupe unsuspecting victims out of their sensitive data
‘Tis the season to avoid getting played by scammers hijacking Twitter accounts and promoting fake offers for PlayStation 5 consoles and other red-hot products
From cybercriminal evergreens like phishing to the verification badge scam, we look at the most common tactics fraudsters use to trick their victims
Elderly men and women were the main targets of the romance scams operated by the fraudsters.
Fraudsters impersonate vaccine manufacturers and authorities overseeing vaccine distribution efforts, INTERPOL warns
Most people are fans of the convenience Amazon brings to online shopping, and that’s precisely what cybercriminals are betting on.
With vacations in full swing, cybercriminals will be looking to scam vacationers looking for that perfect accommodation.
Are you on Facebook? So are scammers. Here are some of the most common con jobs on Facebook you should watch out for and how you can tell if you’re being scammed.
How do vishing scams work, how do they impact businesses and individuals, and how can you protect yourself, your family and your business?
From knock-off designer products to too-good-to-be-true job offers, here are five common schemes fraudsters use to trick teenagers out of their money and sensitive data
Con artists use social media to find and target victims for various nefarious ends, including to extort relatives of missing persons
All that glitters is not gold – look out for fake celebrity endorsements and other con jobs that aren’t going out of fashion any time soon
Money doesn’t buy you happiness – cryptocurrency doesn’t buy you a genuine COVID-19 vaccine
Nearly half of reported cybercrime losses in 2020 were the result of BEC fraud, according to an FBI report
As dating apps experience a boom amid COVID-19, losses to romance scams soar too
The vaccination push provides a vital shot in the arm for the world’s battle against the pandemic, but it's also a topic ripe for exploitation by fraudsters and purveyors of misinformation
Here’s how to spot scams where criminals use deceptive text messages to hook and reel in their marks