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How hard do you hack back?

How hard do you hack back?

[Blog post] Taking the offensive could have unintended consequences.
Sep 16 2014 2:39PM
LinkedIn scammers locked up

LinkedIn scammers locked up

New scam of an attractive woman emerges.
Nov 21 2013 4:00PM
Scammers exploit NBA finals

Scammers exploit NBA finals

Malware dribbles through Facebook, Tumblr.
Jun 20 2013 10:02AM
Twitter takes action on spammers and scammers

Twitter takes action on spammers and scammers

Company to screen all links for dodgy sites.
Mar 10 2010 2:53PM
419 scammers go for underpants bomber

419 scammers go for underpants bomber

Beware of emails promising gifts.
Jan 15 2010 4:57PM
Australian to lead global consumer protection network

Australian to lead global consumer protection network

Cross-border scams targeted.
Aug 28 2009 12:33PM
Fake anti-virus downloads put US$10,800 a day into the pockets of scammers

Fake anti-virus downloads put US$10,800 a day into the pockets of scammers

Cybercriminals are making around US$2 million a year from scams involving fake anti-virus software.
Mar 23 2009 11:18AM
FBI warns of vishing threat

FBI warns of vishing threat

The FBI has issued a warning to companies about scammers spoofing voice over IP (VoIP) calls by exploiting PBX exchanges.
Dec 11 2008 1:56PM
YouTube profiles used by scammers

YouTube profiles used by scammers

A scam campaign is using profiles from YouTube to advertise products and services.
Sep 26 2008 9:59AM
Chinese scammers launch new offensive

Chinese scammers launch new offensive

Chinese scammers are using search engine optimisation (SEO) techniques to subvert company details.
Sep 8 2008 9:32AM
Scammers hook up over LinkedIn

Scammers hook up over LinkedIn

Social networks such as LinkedIn are being exploited by online fraudsters, experts warned today..
Apr 22 2008 7:36AM
Email scammers use bogus subpoenas

Email scammers use bogus subpoenas

A new targeted phishing attack is attempting to dupe users into downloading malware by sending bogus court subpoenas..
Apr 21 2008 7:47AM
Scammers prepare January phishing frenzy

Scammers prepare January phishing frenzy

Consumers are being warned to brace for concerted waves of phishing attacks during the next few weeks.

Jan 10 2008 11:31AM
Police warn South Australians of Nigerian scammers

Police warn South Australians of Nigerian scammers

South Australian Police are warning local residents of a surge in Nigerian scam emails targeting South Australian residents.

Nov 23 2007 3:06PM
Scammers target online car buyers, warns ACCC

Scammers target online car buyers, warns ACCC

Fraudsters are targeting online car buyers with fake car sale advertisements on online classifieds and auction sites warns SCAMwatch the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) scam alert service.
Oct 4 2007 11:53AM
Sophos: Scammers dropping PDF spam

Sophos: Scammers dropping PDF spam

Research suggests that spammers didn't find the results they were looking for during recent PDF spam spikes, according to anti-virus vendor Sophos.
Aug 30 2007 9:46AM
Scammers use charity donations to test card numbers

Scammers use charity donations to test card numbers

Watch out for small unauthorised transactions.
Jul 17 2007 2:00PM
Scammers dump pump-and-dump spam

Scammers dump pump-and-dump spam

Share price scams fall out of favour with spammers.
Jun 28 2007 10:31AM
Operation Spamalot launches

Operation Spamalot launches

Operation Spamalot gets underway.
Mar 12 2007 9:57AM
Porn scammers hit new IE vulnerability

Porn scammers hit new IE vulnerability

Adult sites exploiting VML bug to install malware.
Sep 21 2006 9:58AM

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