Breaking Scams

The Classic Phishing Email: The FedEx Scam

June 3, 2019

One thing a cybercriminal likes to use is a well-known brand....

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Oh No Not Again! The Sextortion Scam Keeps on Coming

May 20, 2019

Over the last year I have had a number of ‘sextortion...

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Never Drive a Bargain with a Scammer: The DVLA Car Tax Scam

May 13, 2019

Last week’s scam showed how scammers don’t always need to use...

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Can I Get a Receipt for That? The Receipt Image Scam

May 7, 2019

This week’s scam post is a bit of a cheeky one....

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I’m Being Scammed On a Jet Plane: The Qatar Airways Scam

April 29, 2019

Another week, another scam. This week’s scam of the week is...

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A Present from the Easter Bunny: The Easter Gift Card Scam

April 21, 2019

Who doesn’t love an Easter Egg? Easter chocolate somehow tastes better...

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Breaking Scams: A Scam is Coming – The Game of Thrones (and other TV Shows) Scam

April 15, 2019

This week’s scam post is a little different. In a nod...

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A Free Lunch? The Tesco Phishing Scam

April 8, 2019

In my email Inbox this week I received no less than...

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Out of Office: The Microsoft Office 365 Scam

April 1, 2019

Microsoft Office 365 is a very popular product suite. Almost 1...

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A Well-Read Scam: The Amazon Scam

March 25, 2019

Good day, welcome to another bulletin from Breaking Scams… Scam, just...

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It’s Getting Personal Now: The Personal Information Scam

March 18, 2019

When we think about the concept of a ‘mystery shopper’ we...

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Breaking Scams: Don’t Get Too Attached – The Apple Invoice Scam

March 12, 2019

Good day, welcome to another bulletin from Breaking Scams… Scam, just...