Protect yourself from gift card fraudsters

Action Fraud, the UK’s national fraud and cyber crime reporting centre is warning the public to #StayTunedToFraud as fraudsters are contacting victims, claiming to be from well-known organisations including Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC). Fraudsters are then tricking victims into making payments using iTunes gift cards. Fraudsters are using online store gift...
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Online Buyers warned as Christmas shopping fraud rises

Henley Computer Support has received the following report from Action Fraud, which warns of a rise of fraud relating on online shopping in the run up to Christmas. Action Fraud Christmas shopping reports rise by over a quarter in 2016 15,423 people reported being a victim of shopping fraud Online auction...
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BT’s broadband customers targeted by fraudsters

A new report claims that customers of BT’s broadband and phone services are being targeted by fraudsters based in India. The criminals will often call and pretend to act as official customer support agents in order to hijack your PC / steal money, although this crime is by no means...
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