As dating apps experience a boom amid COVID-19, losses to romance scams soar too
Here’s how to spot scams where criminals use deceptive text messages to hook and reel in their marks
Fraudsters are quick to exploit current events for their own gain, but many schemes do the rounds regardless of what’s making the...
The scam starts with a text warning victims of suspicious activity on their accounts
Is the message real or fake? Take our Phishing Derby quiz to find out how much you know about phishing.
Here’s what to know about attacks where a fraudster has your number, literally and otherwise
The Federal Reserve looks at ways to counter what is thought to be the fastest-growing type of financial crime in the United...
The giveaway scheme uses the tech titan’s name as part of Bitcoin addresses for extra credibility
The unsolicited phone calls tout everything from miracle cures to financial relief – here's how you can stay safe
As you rush to buy something for your mom, con artists will be trying to make a dent in your wallet. Here...
The email includes the potential victim’s password as evidence of a hack, but there is more than meets the eye
What is CEO fraud, why is it so prevalent, and how can organizations recognize and defend themselves against these scams?
ESET Chief Security Evangelist Tony Anscombe sat down with us to share his insights on how to avoid falling prey to online...
With tax season – and tax scams – in full swing, here’s how fraudsters can steal your tax refund, and how you...
WhatsApp also emerges as a favorite target for brand impersonation amid a general spike in social media phishing
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As the tide of phishing attacks rises, improving your scam-spotting skills is never a bad idea