Scam watch: Online auctions, phony credit cards, infomercials

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Here is a roundup of alleged cons, frauds and schemes to watch out for. Online auction escrows – Winners of online auctions have been sca...

Posted by buzzup 1881 days ago in News  |  latimes.com

Warning: Tesco voucher scam running riot on Facebook (again)

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I am getting rather fed up of seeing posts in the feeds of my Facebook Friends, including many who really should know better, advertising a ...

Posted by buzzup 1881 days ago in Facebook  |  daniweb.com

Reported scam targets Medicare Medicaid users

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The state Department of Health and Social Services is warning about a possible phone scam targeting Medicare and Medicaid recipients. A post...

Posted by buzzup 1881 days ago in Facebook  |  newsminer.com

Charlie Sheen is one sick puppy and other Facebook scams

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It was only a matter of time. For people who are following Charlie Sheen's insanity, the meme has spawned its own Facebook attack.

Posted by buzzup 2421 days ago in Facebook  |  sophos.com

Tweet Viewer Worm Spread on Twitter [WARNING]

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Be careful what you click on when you’re using Twitter, because there is a "Tweet Viewer" worm afoot. Under the guise of revealing who’s ...

Posted by buzzup 2421 days ago in Twitter  |  mashable.com

Christina Aguilera got arrested video scam spreads virally on Facebook

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Another day, another clickjacking scam on Facebook. This certainly seems to be becoming a successful model for scammers who want to earn som...

Posted by buzzup 2422 days ago in Facebook  |  itsecuresite.com

Android.Pjapps Trojan Emerges As Latest Google Android Security Threat

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Researchers have uncovered a new Google Android Trojan that poses as a legitimate application to unleash a botnet onto an Android device to ...

Posted by buzzup 2426 days ago in Android  |  crn.com

E-mail from the IRS is most likely a scam

It's tax season and that means one thing - well, besides the grumbling and arithmetic. It's time for the scams. That's right, the scammers a...

Posted by buzzup 2426 days ago in Email  |  blog.al.com

Twitter Blog: Avoid 'Phishing' Scams

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This attack targets Twitter users. The email prompts you to click on a link to confirm your email.

Posted by buzzup 2428 days ago in Twitter  |  twitter.com

'Free Tickets on Southwest' Scam Hits Facebook

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This scam is, in many ways, like the others that have come before it: the malicious link is posted by friends or family (all victims of the ...

Posted by buzzup 2432 days ago in Facebook  |  consumeraffairs.com

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