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.
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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
Fraudsters are quick to exploit current events for their own gain, but many schemes do the rounds regardless of what’s making the news. Here are 5 common scams you should look out for.
What are some common ploys targeting PayPal users? Here’s what you should watch out for when using the popular payment service.
Here’s what to know about attacks where a fraudster has your number, literally and otherwise
Armed with personal data stolen from the hotel's dining reservation system, fraudsters trick guests into handing over their credit card details
In one scheme, shoppers ordering gadgets or gym equipment are in for a rude surprise – they receive disposable face masks instead
In another incident, ransomware attackers almost forced the cancellation of a match, a report reveals
Tech titans and prominent politicians among victims of a sprawling hack that Twitter says leveraged its internal tools
The giveaway scheme uses the tech titan’s name as part of Bitcoin addresses for extra credibility
The unsolicited phone calls tout everything from miracle cures to financial relief – here's how you can stay safe
As you rush to buy something for your mom, con artists will be trying to make a dent in your wallet. Here are some common types of fraud to look out for not only this Mother's Day.