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Ignore The Woolworths Survey Scam Emails

Ignore The Woolworths Survey Scam Emails

Scammers regularly use popular company names to try and fool people into clicking on links that promote dodgy online retailers or distribute malware. One version doing the rounds at the moment falsely claims that Woolworths will give you a $50 gift voucher.

Beware Fake Facebook Notification Emails

Beware Fake Facebook Notification Emails

Given Facebook’s near-ubiquity and its habit of changing user communication preferences on a whim, it’s no surprise that it’s the frequent subject of fake message scams from criminals. One scam email currently doing the rounds (I’ve seen it at least a dozen times in my own account over the last…