No, Mark Zuckerberg isn’t giving Facebook users a free iPhone and iPad
before you can say “Let’s go to Disney!” that credit card information is being used as a stolen card and many charges for now stolen goods are adding up until it reaches that maximum capacity (or maximum balance) stage. Or maybe they are using that credit card information to create a whole new you, and not the one that returns back home ready to work and handle daily life’s stresses, but a whole new identity involving you.
Not new or improved but this John Paul Getty Jr. inheritance scam as of this morning, it is still arriving in e-mail boxes.
This email message claims to be a traffic ticket from New York and it directs you to “click” the link to open your ticket, see your charges and find out how to pay the fine. At first glance it looks “legit.” It even has a return address @nyc.gov.
Beware of Moammar Gaddafi Links and Photos
I recently had the opportunity to learn more about Ponzi scheme out of Florida. One of the employees victimized by this scheme and company shares her experience with Identity Theft Secrets. K. Balbi, in 1992, worked for a food wholesaler that is now out of business called Sweet Life Foods. Back then they were prominent …
With 10 or 11 successful hacks the question is Why would hacker’s be so interested in Sony – is it really that it’s a “hot topic” and they are going for bragging rights?
We’ve long been warning that as the price of gold and silver and various other commodities picks up, new scams will come along similar to all the phishing and Nigerian fraud emails which have been going around for years. In the case of this gold mining fraud email, Berewa Mining (with an @yahoo.co.uk address?) is …
But a recent resurgence of what was once considered a flash-in-the-pan identity theft scam has many in the industry wondering if this isn’t the sign of the next big con artist moneymaker.
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