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Facebook Settled Scam Advert Lawsuit For £3.9m

Facebook Settles ‘Scam Advert’ Legal Case Any peruse of some of the more questionable areas of the internet will generally, sooner or later, throw an advert at you ...

January 24, 2019 at 10:19 am by
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New Netflix Phishing Scam Has Been Identified

Netflix Phishing Scam Anyone who has regularly used the internet will be aware that there are more than a few minefields to dodge when it comes to scams. For example, I ...

December 27, 2018 at 4:09 pm by

GoFundMe Refunds Over $400,000 As Scam Is Revealed

GoFundMe The GoFundMe website is one of a small number of very popular websites which allows the public to donate towards collections or good causes. Proving to be a very ...

December 26, 2018 at 12:24 pm by

Keyboard Kickstarter Reports Success Despite Being Scammed

Keyboard Kickstarter There is always a risk when you decide to back a Kickstarter project that, despite a lot of enthusiasm and good early hype, that you may never actually ...

December 23, 2018 at 10:31 am by

Spam Phone Calls Have Increased 300% Worldwide

Spam Phone Calls Your phone rings and upon inspection, you are met with the dreaded ‘Unknown caller’. What do you do? You can’t not answer it as it might be ...

December 19, 2018 at 6:48 pm by

Bitcoin Scammers Hit New Lows With Bomb Threats

Bitcoin Scammers Start Issuing Bomb Threats Bitcoin scammers are, perhaps, one of the biggest issues in cybercrime at the moment. Over the years though, their tactics have ...

December 14, 2018 at 12:04 pm by
New Razer Crypto Mining Program Rewards Only Themselves

New Razer Crypto Mining Program Rewards Only Themselves

Say Hello to Razer SoftMiner (Actually, Don’t) Razer, in partnership with GammaNow has launched the SoftMiner crypto mining program. It is a GPU-based crypto mining ...

December 13, 2018 at 3:31 pm by

Various Business Twitter Accounts Hacked By ‘Elon Musk’

Various Business Twitter Accounts Hacked By ‘Elon Musk’ Elon Musk is certainly no stranger to Twitter controversies. If we take just the last few months as an ...

November 6, 2018 at 10:42 am by
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Fake Celebrity Bitcoin Endorsement Adverts Are On The Rise

Fake Celebrity Bitcoin Endorsements Anyone who regularly keeps an eye on the state of Cryptocurrencies will undoubtedly have seen a celebrity endorsement of them. It’s a ...

August 17, 2018 at 3:51 pm by

Warning Issued For Peppa Pig WhatsApp Scam

Warning Issued For Peppa Pig WhatsApp Scam If you’re anything like me, with the Summer Holiday’s upon us, you’re struggling to think of things you can do ...

July 24, 2018 at 1:43 pm by
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GTA 6 Hacker Hoax Suggests Release Date In 2019

GTA 6 2019 Release Date Rumours Are Clearly A Hoax Grand Theft Auto 5, despite its age, still has an exceptionally strong online player base. This is in no small part due to ...

July 3, 2018 at 9:40 am by
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Ticketmaster Admits Potential Credit Card Info Data Breach

Ticketmaster Admits Potentially Major Data Breach If there is a portal to hell anywhere on Earth, I suspect that it could be at the Ticketmaster office. At the very least it ...

June 28, 2018 at 7:57 pm by
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London Council Asked For Customer Bank Details By Email

London Council Sent Emails Demanding Customers Bank Details By Return I’d like to think that these days most people are pretty savvy that if you receive an e-mail asking ...

June 21, 2018 at 11:50 am by
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Lloyds Bank Scam Texts Are On The Increase

Scam text messages claiming to be from Lloyds Bank are on the rise I daresay that anyone reading this has likely received some form of scam communication. I would think anyone ...

April 24, 2018 at 12:38 pm by

Curry’s PC World Criticised For Laptop ‘Set-Up’ Charge

Currys PC World Criticised With Maplins seemingly on the brink of destruction, our high-street retail options for your technological goods are getting somewhat limited. One of ...

March 16, 2018 at 3:16 pm by