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Urgent emails – think before you act

Ignore emails or communications that create a sense of urgency and require you to respond to a crisis, such as a problem with your bank account or taxes. Imposter scams happen when you receive an email or call seemingly from a government official, family member, or friend urgently requesting that you wire them money to […]

Beware: Brazil World Cup scams

While the world watches as Brazil World Cup 2014 started, the network crooks join in celebrating with campaigns aimed at football fans. Cyber criminals are very active in creating sophisticated Web sites posing as genuine World Cup sites, and sites of sponsors and partners of the event, including recognized and well-known brands, in an attempt […]