Archive for month: January, 2016

Legitimate Symantec reseller caught scamming

26 Jan
January 26, 2016

Most of us will have seen them all before. You’re browsing a website and all of a sudden, a pop-up appears out of nowhere with a huge, intimidating warning that our computers have suffered an “infection”. The only available cure to this detrimental intrusion is for you to pay a vastly inflated price to purchase some anti-virus software, immediately fixing the problem. Read more →

Holiday scams

19 Jan
January 19, 2016

With January being the busiest time of the year for holiday bookings, experts are advising shoppers to be aware of fraudulent travel company websites and other holiday scams. Read more →

Beware of email scams for UK house transactions

12 Jan
January 12, 2016

Buyers and sellers of housing in the UK are being warned by the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) about email scams that are stealing money at the last minute of a purchase. deVere Group Scam takes a closer look.

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Contactless payments open to card fraud

05 Jan
January 5, 2016

Contactless payments open to card fraud

Consumers are now falling victim to fraudulent payments made on contactless credit or debit cards after they have been voided due to loss or theft. Read more →