Midlands Fraud Forum

Member Login Member Area

Scams

Search articles by keyword

<< First  < Prev   1   2   3   4   5   ...   Next >  Last >> 
  • 22 Oct 2017 8:52 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    A fake £85 Aldi voucher is being shared widely on Facebook and Twitter. The coupon is really designed to steal your personal details.

    https://www.lovemoney.com/news/65854/aldi-free-voucher-scam-uk-fake-coupon-doing-the-rounds

  • 22 Oct 2017 8:51 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    The criminals then advised Accies to move their funds into another account and that’s when the money vanished

    https://www.sundaypost.com/fp/football-fraudsters-posed-as-fraud-busters-to-rob-club/

  • 22 Oct 2017 8:50 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    A shop assistant has stopped an elderly woman from being duped out of £900.

    http://www.bbc.com/news/av/uk-england-essex-38421062/pensioner-left-vulnerable-after-phone-scam

  • 14 Oct 2017 9:39 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    The newly identified scam means that apps can show a password login box on your iPhone that looks exactly like the legitimate one that comes from Apple.

    http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/iphone-apple-id-scam-fake-password-prompt-how-to-avoid-safety-security-privacy-a7996096.html

  • 14 Oct 2017 9:38 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    A fraud prevention group is warning parents against a new scam where victims receive a text message informing them that their child has been in an accident.

    http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/text-scam-targets-parents-mobile-phone-top-ups-fraud-centre-warning-new-latest-a7982521.html

  • 14 Oct 2017 9:37 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Malicious iOS apps can easily create fake login pop-ups that look exactly like the ones used by Apple. Here's how to protect yourself

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4969826/iOS-phishing-attack-tricks-giving-Apple-ID.html

  • 14 Oct 2017 9:36 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    He was given a 21-month prison sentence, which was suspended for two years, with the Proceeds of Crime Act confiscation order.

    http://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/news/15587859._Charming__door_to_door_clothing_salesman_persuaded_vulnerable_pensioners_to_part_with_cash/

  • 14 Oct 2017 9:35 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    A builder who used a dead squirrel to trick householders into thinking they needed to do repair work has been sentenced to 360 days.

    https://www.metro.news/builder-behind-bars-over-dead-squirrel-fraud-scam/776888/

  • 14 Oct 2017 9:31 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    A woman under the alias of 'Fellatia McSuckle' decided to embarrass a Facebook scammer

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-4952234/Hilarious-woman-shuts-creepy-scammer-Facebook.html



  • 14 Oct 2017 9:28 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    He regularly receives death threats, and his website, Scam Survivors, is often subjected to attempted DDoS attacks

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-41518352#

<< First  < Prev   1   2   3   4   5   ...   Next >  Last >> 
HOW TO APPLY


Join the Network

Attend our conferences, master classes and events share knowledge and
best practices

Mailing List Signup

Non-members can find out about upcoming events
and masterclasses by
signing up here.

twitter   linkedin

Midlands Fraud Forum Ltd. Reg.No: 06436330
Copyright © March 2014
Disclaimer

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software