Facebook phishing campaign tricked nearly 500,000 users in two weeks

The hack should act as another warning that everyone is fair game when it comes to scams A CyberNews investigation into a malicious message on Facebook Messenger turned up a much larger phishing operation on Facebook that appears to have bamboozled close to 500,000 users on the social media platform inside of two weeks.  CyberNews says it … Continue reading Facebook phishing campaign tricked nearly 500,000 users in two weeks

FAKE Calls from Apple and Amazon Support: What You Need to Know

by Alvaro Puig, Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Scammers are calling people and using the names of two companies everyone knows, Apple and Amazon, to rip people off. Here’s what you need to know about these calls. In one version of the scam, you get a call and a recorded message that says it’s Amazon. The message … Continue reading FAKE Calls from Apple and Amazon Support: What You Need to Know

Watch Out! Watch Out! Watch Out! Clever Amazon Delivery Scam Spreading All Over the Country

Scammers are always targeting the most popular websites to find new victims. It makes sense if you think about it, the more users a site has the more potential victims there are. Heavy traffic sites are constantly being targeted with the likes of phishing scams, and ransomware attacks. Now, Amazon customers are being hit with … Continue reading Watch Out! Watch Out! Watch Out! Clever Amazon Delivery Scam Spreading All Over the Country