Internet Scams Exposed

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

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27.2.12

Internet Scams: News for 2/27/12

News5 new results for internet scams
 
Telephone and internet credit card scams net €14m in year
Irish Independent
By Tom Brady Security Editor INTERNET and phone scams netted a massive €14m from unsuspecting credit card customers and retailers in a year, according to the latest official figures. They now account for almost three quarters of all credit card frauds.
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Credit card scams rack up €14million a year from victims
JOE
Internet scams, phone scams and ATM scams have grabbed a massive €14million from unsuspecting customers and retailers in the space of the year, according to the latest official figures that have been released. Both internet and phone scams account for ...
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JOE
Bad Drivers And Insurance Scams Uncovered Online
Blogger News Network (blog)
The Internet is making it much easier for fraud investigators to learn everything they need to know about their subjects. Teenagers and street racers regularly publish accounts and videos of their exploits on Facebook, attracting attention from viewers ...
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Action Line: Beware door-to-door scams
San Jose Mercury News
Meanwhile, the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has issued an "intelligence note" regarding a new variation on telephone collection scams to delinquent payday loans. The IC3 is a partnership between the FBI and the National White Collar Crime ...
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Monday Newspaper Review - Irish Business News and International Stories ...
FinFacts Ireland
By Finfacts Team The Irish Independent reports that Internet and phone scams netted a massive €14m from unsuspecting credit card customers and retailers in a year, according to the latest official figures. They now account for almost three quarters of ...
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FinFacts Ireland

Web1 new result for internet scams
 
Thompson's office reports email scams - Sonoma News - News ...
Proving that no one is immune from Internet scams, bogus emails from someone claiming to be a U.S. Ambassador to Ghana, utilized a 2010 e-newsletter from ...
www.sonomanews.com/.../Thompsons-office-reports-email-sc...

News1 new result for text scams
Beware of e-mail, texting tax scams, IRS warns
The Augusta Chronicle
“The scams have been more creative this year, and there's been more of them. One of the things I've never seen before is they're texting individuals now,” IRS spokesman Mark Green said. “The IRS does not initiate contact with taxpayers by e-mail, text ...
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News1 new result for "internet predators"
Already ways to catch child porn pervs
Lac du Bonnet Leader
November 18, 2010 - Photo illustration for internet predators made in relation to the hacking of deceased Daron Richardson Thursday, November 18, 2010. (Darren Brown/Ottawa Sun) Perhaps Vic Toews should follow the advice in your headline.
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