Archive for month: May, 2018

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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