Results for "sms scam"

June 22, 2021 - We look at a story involving a hotel, a lot of cables, and even more fake parcel delivery payment notifications sent to mobile numbers

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August 17, 2016 - The scam comes in the form of an SMS, which contains a message stating that “Sarah”, the purported sender, has been in a “small accident” and is asking the recipient to text back once they’ve received her message.

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July 30, 2013 - Cyber-crooks are spamming through every avenue they can, hoping to lure their victims into revealing personal information or tricking them with scam SMS text messages.

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July 8, 2013 - Spammers are beating YouTube’s filters to upload pornographic images and tricking people into following a hyperlink to view more. And it comes as a premium-rate SMS, asking for age confirmation when it really is about charging you an expensive fee to view the material.

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September 24, 2021 - A scammer is trying to trick Uber users into giving up their credit card details under the guise of a security alert SMS from a spoofed number.

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August 19, 2021 - We take a look at an SMS scam claiming to offer up proof of COVID-19 vaccination in the form of a Covid Pass ...for a price

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July 9, 2021 - We look at the recent sentencing of a scammer dealing in both business email compromise and romance scams.

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March 23, 2021 - We look at the impact of a Royal Mail phishing scam as described by the victim, caught out not once but twice by the scammers.

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March 15, 2021 - We take a look at an SMS phishing messages which claims to have a parcel for you, with an unpaid shipping fee.

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February 18, 2021 - The FTC's latest findings reveal that love is in the air for people up to no good.

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