June 6, 2018 - Anyone still using a home phone be warned: having landlines makes you particularly vulnerable to scams. Read on to learn how to keep your landline but stay safe from cyberattacks.
June 5, 2018 - How do spammers know how to target you for scams? They use social media to produce the most convincing types of spam.
May 31, 2018 - We first published on tech scammers America Geeks back in 2015 and again in 2016. This time, they opened a help ticket with us, requesting we take down our blog post—which warranted a phone call. Read on to learn how our conversation with America Geeks went.
May 24, 2018 - On the 20th anniversary of Dreamcast, we take a trip down memory lane; specifically, years of scams tied to the beloved console.
May 17, 2018 - In this blog, we take you through a phone call to a fake Malwarebytes helpline run by Blue Eye Ventures, and show you how to spot the scam in action.
April 25, 2018 - It seems opportunists are jumping on popular video game Far Cry 5's bandwagon, with a flood of promises for free game downloads. We take a look at a return to form for survey scams, and the odd download site while we're at it.
April 13, 2018 - Adding to Facebook's burden are two spam campaigns. One is aimed at Finnish users and the other was quickly terminated, but we expect both to resurface in one form or another.
April 3, 2018 - Some gaming portals have been preying on children to get their malicious extensions installed. They use targeted advertizing and offer (already) free games as a reward for installing their adware.
March 23, 2018 - Scammers are using the good name of the recently deceased scientist Stephen Hawking to lure potential victims into a 419 scam, complete with a quiz and large cash prize for the winner.
March 9, 2018 - Almost two years after exposing a group of tech support scammers, we stumbled upon them again, this time under the moniker GeeksHelp.