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Tag Archives: Phishing

How to spot scams

So far this year, over $190 million has been lost to scams and hoaxes. The most common method of attack is a practice called “Phishing”. Not to be confused with the leisurely pastime of catching fish, “phishing” works by luring … Continue reading

How not to get hooked by phishing scams

Over the years, there’s been a significant increase in the number of emails impersonating iiNet, which may contain fraudulent links or attachments. These types of scam emails usually attempt to steal your iiNet account information or credit card details, which … Continue reading

Avoid phishing scams with these tips from Westnet

Over the years, there’s been a significant increase in the number of emails impersonating Westnet, which may contain fraudulent links or attachments. These types of scam emails usually attempt to steal your Westnet account information or credit card details, which … Continue reading

Spot scams in your inbox

Do you know your spam from your scams? While spam email is just annoying, scam emails can be truly malicious, trying to trick you into installing viruses on your computer, cheat you out of your hard-earned cash, or worse. In … Continue reading

Get yourself off the hook when things get phishy

by Rebecca Moonen It seems scammers will jump on just about any bandwagon and this time they’re ‘going green’. Reports of customers getting calls from government representatives asking for bank details to “refund” the carbon tax have surfaced this week, … Continue reading

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