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The latest Scams, Hoaxes, Fake News, Privacy advice, etc


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#1 auto1571

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Posted 21 June 2017 - 04:47 PM

Hi, I have compiled a list of some great sites to subscribe to, to get the latest updates on security updates, scam advice, hoaxes and fake news, privacy advice, data protection, etc across the globe. However please feel free to add more sites to keep up to date; the more the merrier.

 


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#2 jwoods301

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Posted 21 June 2017 - 04:51 PM

I would add Krebs on Security -

 

https://krebsonsecurity.com/



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Posted 21 June 2017 - 04:59 PM

I would add Krebs on Security -

 

https://krebsonsecurity.com/

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Posted 21 June 2017 - 06:45 PM

Other sites.

https://www.scamadviser.com/
https://www.moneysmart.gov.au/scams/
http://www.globalinvestoralerts.org/
http://www.sfc.hk/web/EN/alert-list/all.html
https://www.usa.gov/stop-scams-frauds
https://www.stopfraud.gov/report.html
 

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Posted 23 June 2017 - 06:11 PM

Thanks for the additional sources Crazy Cat.

 

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Posted 23 June 2017 - 06:24 PM

I used to love purportal.com, but they've gone "offline for improvements" and claim they'll be back later this year.

 

A very useful list of credible resources.


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Posted 07 July 2017 - 05:15 PM

Also Bleeping Computer Facebook page. And National Crime Agency Facebook page..



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Posted 10 July 2017 - 09:26 AM

The latest scam  I came across with, were on SC engine. They were scamming and looting young kids with said cheats to the said games and upon paying them through paypal or any other services. they were sending fake SC engine cheats which did not worked. 

 

 

Karma. 


The latest scam  I came across with, were on SC engine. They were scamming and looting young kids with said cheats to the said games and upon paying them through paypal or any other services. they were sending fake SC engine cheats which did not worked. 

 

 

Karma. 






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