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Watch the video in this article to see full explanation of the Spying Flashlight scam. read more


Did you ever open a new window on the Internet only to see it's not your default homepage anymore, but a weird looking search engine? It's called Browser Hijacking, exposed here. Here's how to remove it. read more


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This Child Pornography scam has two variations: as a text message on your cell phone and as an e-mail. Let's take a look at both read more


Scammers take advantage of that and create traps called cross-site scripting and target your eBay account. Read this article and educate yourself. read more


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WeChat (or Weixin) is an iOS and Android app that has gained popularity around the world, with 438 million users worldwide. read more


Online Poker Scams. Be aware of these 5 variations of fraud when playing on the Internet: The Cash Out, Deposit, Affiliate, Employee, and Anonymous. read more


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uShip is a great company that helps people all over the world with their shipping needs. The service saves buyers and sellers tim read more


If you're trying to sell your laptop these days, watch out for the Sell My Laptop For Cash or Cheap Laptops For Sale scam. With video below. read more


How the scam works:
Sudoku is the fun puzzle game involving completing grids of numbers which, when completed, each line has only the numbers one thr read more


How the scam works:
Many of us use Google Drive every day to share documents with work colleagues. The user-friendly interface and file sharing capab read more


How the scam works:
It seems that everyone has a website today, be it for their businesses or personal use. And of course, as is the case with any fo read more


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There are many app developers out there and this scam relates directly to their livelihood, so if you aren’t an app developer b read more


How the scam works:
You want to get rid of a big personal item, such as a couch, fridge, oven, boat, car or bike. You post it for sale online, on Gum read more


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Google Glass is a perfect example of the next wave in computer technology. Currently in the beta testing phase, Wikipedia describ read more


How the scam works:
You might receive an email that seem to be coming from iTunes. The name and email address used are: 2014 iTunes Store and support read more


How the scam works:
You log on to Facebook and see something liked by your friend: PlayStation 4 is giving away 200 games for free because they were read more


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(with video) GameOver Zeus is bank-credential stealing malware that works in tandem with Cryptolocker to extort money from victim read more


How the scam works:
(with video) Tyupkin is a virus that allows criminals to withdraw money—up to 40 banknotes—from an ATM. The malware is very d read more


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(with video below) Let's say you just read a Samsung Galaxy S5 review and wanted to take a closer look at it, since it's se read more


How the scam works:
(with video below) Are you a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player? You might become a victim of a big scam perpetrated nowaday read more


How the scam works:
(with video below) Did you just receive an email recommending you to upgrade your browser to Windows 10? Sender's email address m read more


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(with video below) The Android smartphones have gained a lot of popularity in the last few years. Needless to say, scammers have read more


How the scam works:
(with videos below) Imagine this: while you're browsing the Internet on your computer, tablet or mobile, the screen freezes and a read more


How the scam works:
(with video below) If you are a gamer, you probably know that Grand Theft Auto V is is an open world, action-adventure video game read more


How the scam works:
You are trying to purchase an item on eBay and are getting ready to pay through PayPal. The seller contacts you and tells you he' read more


How the scam works:
Amazon is one of the most widely used online retailers, with close to hundreds of million visitors each month. The main read more


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Fiverr is a great platform for freelancers to offer their services starting at $5, whether is designing, writing, programming, or read more


Beware of the Google First Page Listing Scam, exposed here with a video. Did you receive an automated phone call saying something along the line: "This is Sherry, your Google specialist"? read more


How the scam works:
In a recent press release, ESET announced that its researchers "have discovered more than 30 fake applications available for down read more


How the scam works:
Piggybacking on the success and the audiences of well-known mobile applications, cyber-criminals create fake apps or websites tha read more


How the scam works:
(with video below) Do you remember the last time you wanted to go to a concert, game, or event that was sold out? How about one t read more


How the scam works:
You love buying on eBay and Craigslist and pride yourself as being the deal-finder out of your circle of friends. One day, you&nb read more


How the scam works:
You are trying to register a new domain name and, along with other add-ons that the registrar might give you in a package, such a read more


How the scam works:
You own a piece of electronics, a car, or some sort of machine – and one day you need to check its manual, which you don’t ha read more


How the scam works:
If you receive an e-mail with a message similar to the one below, claiming to be from your e-mail address provider, ignore i read more


How the scam works:
If you do eBay transactions and one day receive an e-mail containing an offer similar to the one below, delete it right away (the read more


How the scam works:
This is similar to the Online Purchase Arbitrator Scam in the Auto category and is very common on websites like eBay or Craigslis read more


Posting a laptop for sale on eBay, Craigslist, or Kijiji, you sell it to the highest bidder. You two get in contact and he is fine with a traditi read more


How the scam works:
MMORPG stands for Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game. It is a great site where you can find all kinds of games where read more


How the scam works:
This is the most commonly used scam when it comes to computers that need to be fixed at a shop (not via online). Most people are read more


How the scam works:
This is a very common scam on websites like eBay or Craigslist. Scammers will post a hot item for sale, but set a higher starting read more


How the scam works:
You bought a smartphone (iPhone, Blackberry, or Android) and are excited about it. You were offered a warranty (just in case it&n read more


How the scam works:
The smartphone became such a hot commodity nowadays that almost everybody owns one. Needless to say, this opens a lot of opportun read more


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If you are selling items on Ebay or Craigslist on a regular basis, you might get approached by another seller with a request read more


How the scam works:
There are scammers online who sell products (electronics, games, etc) making you feel like you are getting a great deal. The desc read more


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The Metro police recently released an alert for rugby fans about the fraudulent sales of seat tickets for upcoming Rugby World Cu read more


How the scam works:
Fake sport collector cards are probably the most popular fakes on the Internet. Sold for thousands of dollars or even more, they read more


How the scam works:
You are a tech junkie - you just upgraded to a new MacBook Air and are looking to ditch your old laptop online. It's only a read more


How the scam works:
There are specific online auction websites out there that don’t use cash payments for their transactions. You are required firs read more


How the scam works:
(with video below) You've been watching an eBay item for weeks now and just placed your bid shortly before the auction is over. L read more


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