Recession Boosts Cyber Crime

Another nasty spin off from our current financial apocalypse is the increase in Cyber Crime including Viruses, Phishing and Email Scams. With people more desperate for a deal or a quick buck, scammers have more chance of catching out someone so be extra cautious.

I’ve definitely noticed a change in direction of most of my email spam. Gone are the Viagra offers and in come ‘Easy Mortgages’ and ‘Credit’.The same golden rule exists now as always, “If its too good to be true then its just that”

Leon.


Paypal & Ebay Spoof Phishing Emails

Theres a fair few emails coming through to me lately (despite my spam blocker) which are fake emails from Ebay, Paypal & Banks. I just want to tell you what to look out for so you avoid giving away your login details or worse. Continue reading Paypal & Ebay Spoof Phishing Emails