Scam warnings

Ransom demand

You’re browsing on the internet and, suddenly, your screen fills with a ‘popup’ message, ‘your computer is locked’. The message will be specific, some even claim to be representing the FBI or police. They suggest that you have contravened a law to frighten you into submission. You are supposed to think that if you send
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Phone scam alert

Beware of this scam. Here’s what can happen and it can happen to anyone. You receive a phone call from someone who claims to be from TalkTalk. He has enough information about your account to convince you that he is a genuine employee of the company. He proceeds to tell you that your computer system
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email scams

Email scams are out there so watch out. You need to know about these email scams that fraudsters use to infect victims’ computers with malicious software allowing the monitoring of emails as well as being able to take over your account entirely with the intention of sending out emails from the victim’s account. When they
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