HM Revenue and Customs Alert

Action Fraud (the UK’s national fraud reporting service) has experienced an increase in the reporting of malicious calls, voicemails, text messages or emails to members of the public purporting to be from HMRC. The fraudsters state that as a result of their non-payment of tax or other duty, the victim is liable to...
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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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