Scammers claiming to be from Ohio Edison target Kent resident

03 Jul
July 3, 2018

In yet another elaborate phone scam, a Kent resident was targeted and coerced to pay up nearly $600.
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Australian university students fall victim to kidnapping scam

29 May
May 29, 2018

A terrifying scam is circulating in Australia – Targeting foreign university students, particularly those who are Chinese and Taiwanese, as well as their families. Read more →

Telstra phone bill scam

15 May
May 15, 2018

Australian telecommunications company Telstra has fallen victim to a newly-surfaced scam. Read more →

IRD scam targets New Zealanders

10 May
May 10, 2018

New Zealanders have been targeted by a new scam in which callers pretend they are police and tell people they are being investigated by the IRD (Inland Revenue) for not paying taxes, proceeding to threaten to arrest those who do not pay up. Read more →

Airbnb customers fall victim to cyber-scam

03 May
May 3, 2018

One of the latest scams utilises commonly used tactics and methods most of us have, at some point, experienced – however, the scam is still an efficient one which manages to fool plenty.

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Ransomware attack rapidly spreading across Europe

25 Oct
October 25, 2017

A new ransomware virus dubbed “Bad Rabbit” is spreading like wildfire in Europe, already infecting over 200 major organisations primarily in Russia, Ukraine, Turkey and Germany in just a few hours.

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Google to add new security feature to Android OS

24 Oct
October 24, 2017

Internet service providers (ISPs) and network-level hackers cannot spy on secure https communications – that’s a given.

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Android Malware infects over 4.2mn Play Store users

18 Sep
September 18, 2017

Despite many efforts by Google, malicious apps somehow managed to fool its Play Store’s anti-malware protections and infect people with malicious software.

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Over 28 million Users’ data exposed in huge data breach

05 Sep
September 5, 2017

Users on Taringa, also known as “The Latin American Reddit,” may have had their account details compromised in a huge data breach that saw the login details of almost all its 28 million users leaked.

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Cyber-crime fraud epidemic becomes UK most common crime

28 Aug
August 28, 2017

The UK’s top danger is not violent crime, street theft or burglary, but cyber-crime.

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