Tagged: ScamAlert

TSB Phishing Attacks

There has been a sharp rise in fraudsters sending out fake text messages (smishing) and phishing emails claiming to be from TSB. The increase in the number of reports corresponds with the timing of...

Employment Fraud Alert

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) has identified a number of reports where job seekers are being targeted by fraudsters trying to obtain personal and banking details from them, or requesting money to secure...

Gmail Phishing Attack

Gmail Phishing Attack I have received the following alert from a security company regarding a widespread phishing attack running through Gmail. In summary, people are receiving an email from someone they know (whose account has been...

Talk Talk Cyber Attack

Cyber Attack Talk Talk, the phone and broadband provider, has been the victim of a cyber attack on their website commonly referred to as DDoS – distributed denial of service attack. This has led...

ActionFraud Alert: Council Tax Scam

Fraudsters have been phoning victims telling them that they have been placed in the wrong council tax bracket for a number of years and are entitled to a rebate. They normally say that this rebate...

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