Internet Scams Exposed

SCAM WATCH: Internet & SMS Scams - Phishing - Email Fraud

These emails and text messages are real examples of current scams. Learn to identify them. Please forward any scams you receive to Mark Hutten: mbhutten@yahoo.com. They will be posted on this site without your email address.

What To Do If You Have Been Scammed

Have you lost money due to a scam?

Email: mbhutten@gmail.com with a description of how the scam worked (i.e., what happened exactly), and we will try to (a) locate the scam artist(s), (b) work with law enforcement to expedite prosecution, and (c) help you get some - or all - of your money back.

18.10.11

Scams News for 10/18/11

News6 new results for internet scams
Latest Internet spam scam: 'You have a ticket'
Examiner.com
And if that doesn't convince you, consider this: the vast majority of spam "offers" are in fact scams! Set up filters in your email program. MS-Outlook does this quite easily. When you open an email and realize that it is spam, just click on Actions ...
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Perak Police Solve Three Scams Involving RM1.9 Million In Losses
Bernama
IPOH, Oct 18 (Bernama) -- The police have solved three scams ranging from an internet fraud, a phoney Chinese healer and a "Macau" cheating syndicate, causing unsuspecting victims to lose over RM1.9 million. Perak police chief Datuk Shukri Dahalan said ...
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BBB Cautions of the Recent Twitter Scam Email
SPAMfighter News
The BBB (Better Business Bureau) has recommended web users in US to be careful of the new scam mail that is presently circulating on Internet and hits micro-blogging site Twitter, as per the news by bbb.org in the second week of October, 2011. ...
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'Smishing' criminals may hit NJ cellphones
Asbury Park Press
As a Monmouth University criminology professor, he has studied scams. But the one that surfaced on Oct. 9 left him both impressed and spooked. “For the first five seconds, you're like, 'Oh no!' You're caught off guard, and that's what they're trying to ...
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Home Computer Security
LifeGoesStrong
Email scams, phishing, identity theft, it's a brave new world of scary things online for older adults. (It also happens to be National Cyber Security Awareness Month.) With that in mind, here are 7 ways that you can help your parents stay safe when ...
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LifeGoesStrong
New book seeks to expose forms of financial fraud perpetrated from Nigeria
MMD Newswire (press release)
It continues with international fraud including false solicitation of foreign grants, foreign money orders and Internet scams. "My main objective is to destroy the thriving market of financial crime and save potential victims of impending financial ...
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Web1 new result for internet scams
INTERNET SCAMS EXPOSED: Another Internet Scam: "We can ...
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News2 new results for text scams
'Smishing' scammers targeting NJ cellphones
Asbury Park Press
Scammers are using false text messages to smart phones to convince people to ... In the recent spate of scams out west, identity thieves sent text messages ...
Thousands Targeted by 'Wells Fargo' Phishing Scam
KTVZ
But it's quite similar to previous text-message phishing scams that targeted Bank of the Cascades. Because the scammers call every number in a row, ...

Web1 new result for text scams
'Smishing' scammers may hit NJ cellphones in search of personal info
Scammers are using false text messages to smart phones to convince people to hand out vital personal information in a practice called "smishing. ...
m.dailyrecord.com/topnews/article?a=2011310180014&f...

News1 new result for SMS scams
How To Secure Mobile Devices
CRN
SMS or VM Phishing — SMS and voicemail are common vectors of attack for phishing scams. Always call the institution directly and verify the information ...

News2 new results for "internet predators"
UIT focuses on mobile internet security this month
Tufts Daily
Phishing, a technique used by Internet predators to acquire sensitive information by pretending to be trustworthy forms of electronic communication, ...
Edison BOE?to meet Thursday
The Review
His topic will be internet predators. He is well known in the area for his tireless efforts in catching predators. Chief Haueter will be explaining how to ...


Web1 new result for "internet predators"
Bike Forum::General::Protecting your children from Internet predators
Bike Forum::General::Protecting your children from Internet predators.
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