Tag: scam

23 charged in counterfeit card scam 
By Danielle Walker | Dec 16, 2013 | Comment Now 
$2 million made in unauthorised purchases.
 
Millions stolen from US banks after 'wire payment switch' targeted 
By Danielle Walker | Aug 21, 2013 | Comment Now 
Three banks plundered with DDoS distraction.
 
Twitter eyes scam-busting signatures 
By Darren Pauli | Aug 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
New research crushes 95 percent of spambots.
 
Kiwis lose $4.4m to online scams: Report 
 
New ATO phishing scam emerges 
By SC Australia Staff | Jul 17, 2013 | Comment Now 
Malware missed by most anti-virus.
 
New ATO phishing scam surfaces 
By SC Australia Staff | Jul 16, 2013 | Comment Now 
Malware missed by most anti-virus engines.
 
Scammers exploit NBA finals 
By Danielle Walker | Jun 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
Malware dribbles through Facebook, Tumblr.
 
Love in the time of online scams 
By Juha Saarinen | May 23, 2013 | Comment Now 
Queensland Police on tackling romance scams with 'reverse social-engineering'.
 
Crown Casino scammed $32 million after CCTV breach  
By SC Australia Staff | Mar 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
Remote access leaked to help high roller cheat.
 
Hacker in $14M click-fraud scam pleads guilty  
By Danielle Walker | Feb 7, 2013 | Comment Now 
Op Ghost Click perps busted.
 
Telstra bill scam hits customers 
By Ry Crozier | Jan 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
A 'cut above' average phishing emails.
 
Ransomware scammers hit Byron Bay school 
By Darren Pauli | Dec 17, 2012 | Comment Now 
But forensics saves data.
 
Ransomware scammers hit half a million users in 18 days 
By Darren Pauli | Nov 12, 2012 | Comment Now 
Attackers still active, remain on the run.
 
Home buyer funds hit in phone porting scam 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 9, 2012 | Comment Now 
Real estate trusts targeted.
 
Home buyer funds targeted in phone porting scam 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 8, 2012 | Comment Now 
Real estate trusts targeted.
 
Ransomware and phish cons target Skype users 
By Danielle Walker | Oct 11, 2012 | Comment Now 
Lol is this your new profile pic?
 
Hackers ransom $3000 from NT business 
By Darren Pauli | Sep 24, 2012 | Comment Now 
Vital financial data encrypted.
 
Aussie businesses smashed by insider fraud 
By Darren Pauli | Sep 3, 2012 | Comment Now 
Bring Your Own Disaster.
 
Exclusive: Online betting scam robs Aussies blind 
By Darren Pauli | Aug 27, 2012 | Comment Now 
Scam websites continue to operate amid claims that investigation stalls.
 
In Pictures: Queensland betting ring sites 
By Darren Pauli | Aug 27, 2012 | Comment Now 
Some of the scam websites police say have defrauded Australians of hundreds of thousands of dollars. All are suspected of being linked to a Queensland man.
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Your bank
  39%
 
Your insurance company
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A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  8%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  7%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
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