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07
Apr

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Alerting all Businesses

Alerting all Businesses – Businesses need to be on the alert, as the latest round of ransomware emails are posing as unsolicited job applicants. These emails contain an attachment, which is supposedly a resume, but is in fact CryptoWall 3.0 ransomware, encrypting files, and demands money in order to regain access to your files. These […]

10
Mar

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“Call Me”… SMS Scam

“Call Me”…SMS Scam – There is a new telephone scam going around Australia, especially targeting Bundaberg residents in Queensland. Over the past week, a huge amount of Bundaberg residents have received a phone scam via text message or phone call. The fraudsters send out an SMS to their victims, which says “Call Me”. If you […]

16
Jan

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The latest from SCAMwatch

The latest from SCAMwatch

The latest from SCAMwatch: they advise that consumers need to be alert to scammers offering fake vouchers in exchange for financial and other personal data. SCAMwatch continues to get reports from consumers about receiving emails, text messages and coming across social media posts possibly misusing the names and logos of well-known retailers such as Coles, […]