Scam

'I am aware is your password' Email Scam screenshot

'I am aware is your password' Email Scam

Cybercriminals and online con artists often experiment with various social engineering techniques, which increase their odds of succeeding. One of the popular email scams in the past 2-3 years has been the so-called... Read more

June 9, 2021
'Profitsurvey365.org' Survey Scam screenshot

'Profitsurvey365.org' Survey Scam

Profitsurvey365.org is a fraudulent website, which is used to run more than one scam. It engages in the popular 'Please press Allow to Continue' online con, which aims to hijack browser notifications. If it gets such... Read more

June 2, 2021
'Xerox Scanned Document' Email Scam screenshot

'Xerox Scanned Document' Email Scam

Email scammers constantly evolve their schemes to try out new methods to steal data from their victims. One of the latest versions of such as a scam is the so called 'Xerox Scanned Document' con. Its recipients appear... Read more

May 19, 2021
'Transaction received into blockchain wallet' Email Scam screenshot

'Transaction received into blockchain wallet' Email Scam

The boom of the cryptocurrency market has caused a lot of online con artists to try and exploit this lucrative market. Social media networks are flooded with fake profiles and pages advertising fake giveaways that... Read more

May 18, 2021
'Dogelon Mars (ELON)' Giveaway Scam screenshot

'Dogelon Mars (ELON)' Giveaway Scam

The hype around Dogecoin has motivated anonymous developers to create dozens of bootleg cryptocurrencies that try to piggyback on DOGE's popularity. One of these currencies is DOGELON MARS. While it has attracted some... Read more

May 18, 2021
'OCEANIC PROJECTS' Email Virus screenshot

'OCEANIC PROJECTS' Email Virus

Recently, we have seen a new email campaign distributing fake email attachments that deliver the Agent Tesla Remote Access Trojan (RAT). The emails are designed to look like they come from 'Oceanic Projects' a... Read more

May 17, 2021
'Amazon 30th Anniversary Celebration' Scam screenshot

'Amazon 30th Anniversary Celebration' Scam

The 'Amazon 30th Anniversary Celebration' Scam is a fraudulent scheme, which surfaced for the first time near the end of March 2021. The scam appears to target primarily Indian users, but it is possible that it may... Read more

May 13, 2021
'APPLE SECURITY BREACH' Pop-Up Scam screenshot

'APPLE SECURITY BREACH' Pop-Up Scam

Intrusive and scary-sounding pop-ups are the main tool in the arsenal of online scammers. They abuse these fraudulent messages to leave potential victims under the impression that their device has been compromised by... Read more

May 11, 2021
'Jagmocutiong.com' Pop-Up Scam screenshot

'Jagmocutiong.com' Pop-Up Scam

The 'Jagmocutiong.com' Pop-Up Scam is a dangerous online scheme, which relies on fear-mongering messages and strategies to trick users into downloading shady apps. It appears that most screenshots from... Read more

May 11, 2021
'Verizon Reward' Scam screenshot

'Verizon Reward' Scam

Online scammers frequently host websites that impersonate legitimate companies and individuals in order to trick their victims into sending money or personal data. One of these scams takes advantage of the popularity... Read more

May 7, 2021
'Home Improvement Reward' Scam screenshot

'Home Improvement Reward' Scam

The 'Home Improvement Reward' Scam is a browser-based con, which tries to trick users into thinking that they are eligible to claim a $90 promo reward from Lowe's. You can rest assured that the major chain has nothing... Read more

May 7, 2021
'Microsoftsupport.co' Pop-Up Scam screenshot

'Microsoftsupport.co' Pop-Up Scam

Fraudulent domains are one of the most popular tools that cybercriminals and online con artists may use to lure in new victims. Often, they impersonate the names of legitimate websites and brands in order to leave... Read more

May 5, 2021
'Secure Your Email' Scam screenshot

'Secure Your Email' Scam

Cybercriminals often pose as legitimate companies and service providers whenever they are trying to lure victims into a phishing scam. This is the exact strategy used by the criminals behind the new 'Secure Your... Read more

April 30, 2021
'Romanian Post' Email Scam screenshot

'Romanian Post' Email Scam

A fraudulent email campaign targeted Romanian users with emails posing as from the 'Romanian Post' that asked recipients to open an attachment for further details about an attached invoice. The attached invoice had... Read more

April 28, 2021
'MailEx' Scam screenshot

'MailEx' Scam

Scammers have developed a new scam that poses as an online shopping survey. But it’s not what it first appears to be. It's designed to trick you into providing your payment details and bank account information, and... Read more

April 28, 2021
'Shipping Survey Reward' Scam screenshot

'Shipping Survey Reward' Scam

There are an almost infinite amount of ways to scam people online, but one that's particularly nefarious is the 'Shipping Survey Reward' Scam. It goes like this: You're surfing the internet and stumble across a... Read more

April 27, 2021
'This is Not a Formal Email' Scam screenshot

'This is Not a Formal Email' Scam

This scam has been targeting, mostly US-based individuals for a little while now. In this article, I'll break down how the scam works and what you can do to avoid being a victim of this sextortion scam. The email... Read more

April 27, 2021
'Doge Giveaway' Scam screenshot

'Doge Giveaway' Scam

DOGE, or Dogecoin, is a type of cryptocurrency, which has been around for several years. Initially, it was created as a joke, but it recently gained a lot of attention from various online communities, especially after... Read more

April 27, 2021