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: 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: 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.


Scams News for 1/2/12

News3 new results for internet scams
Watch out for tax scams
Victorville Daily Press
Among the most prevalent is the “Turbo Tax scam,” so named because scammers will send out phony emails using the legitimate tax preparation software company's name, according to IRS andInternet Crime Complain Center reports. The email tells the victim ...
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Phone scam plagues White County
Sparta Expositor
It's the same as the email and phone scam.” Isom states that there has also been an increase inscams involving interactions with strangers on the internet, who appear to befriend the victim, and sometimes even pretend to be romantically interested in ...
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Cyber crime taking on sinister forms
Bangkok Post
Police say that with the internet growing in popularity even in rural areas, the risk of internet-basedscams is growing. Gangs can exploit social networking to achieve their ends, Pol Maj Gen Supisarn said. He is also worried about social networks ...
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Web1 new result for internet scams
Techworks Scam - Against Internet Scams - YouTube - Techworks warns about internet scams. If you plan on ...

News2 new results for SMS scams
Take proper care of your online accounts while surfing Internet ...
Oman Tribune
PHISHING SCAMS. Surprisingly, a fair number of users still fall for phishing ... Facebook allows you to provide a cellphone number that gets an SMS message ...
Android hit by scams
Kaspersky Lab researcher Denis Maslennikov says that scammers are targeting Android mobile devices with ... If you do that you get the Trojan-SMS.AndroidOS. ...

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