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Breaking Scams

Free Stuff, What’s Not to Like? The Free Samples Scam

October 14, 2019

This week I feel I must write about a literal tsunami...

Breaking Scams

Oh No, Our Account is Hacked! Oh No… Not Another Amazon Scam

October 7, 2019

The Amazon brand is the darling of the scammers. Amazon is...

Breaking Scams

You Had Me at Free Flights! The EasyJet Holiday Flight Scam

October 1, 2019

It’s dark and bleak outside, probably raining, all you want to...

Breaking Scams

Hide and Seek: The PDF Attachment Scam(s)

September 23, 2019

Cybercriminals are always on the lookout for ways to trick you...

Breaking Scams

When is a Spoof not a Spoof? The Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) Scam

September 16, 2019

There has been merry hell playing out in the financial community...

Breaking Scams

Hard Core PDF: The Infected Attachment Apple Scam

September 9, 2019

This week’s scam is an example of a common form of...

Breaking Scams

Watching You Watching Me: The Netflix Email Phishing Scam

August 27, 2019

Netflix subscriber numbers have gone up and up and now stand...

Breaking Scams

A Tale of Two Financial Scams

August 19, 2019

This week, we go off-piste with our usual format and look...

Security Awareness Training

How To Train Your Employees About Cyber Security

August 9, 2019

The World Economic Forum in their latest report, “The Global Risks...

Breaking Scams

This Email Will Detonate Your Wallet: The Pipe Bomb Threat Scam

July 29, 2019

This week’s scam is a little different from the usual, although...

Breaking Scams

A Prime Hack: The Amazon Prime Day Scam

July 14, 2019

Fraudsters manipulate our natural human behaviour to get us to do...

Security Hints and Tips

Staying Safe From Scams No Matter Where You Live

July 11, 2019

We often write on The Defence Works blog about online (and...