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09.19.14
Watch out: eBay vulnerability leads to phishing log-in page
09.19.14

Watch out: eBay vulnerability leads to phishing log-in page

Thinking about picking up a used iPhone on eBay? Shop carefully, friends: it's apparently phishing...

By S. Buckley,   09.19.14
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08.12.14
Google now rejects scam email that tricks you using non-Latin characters
08.12.14

Google now rejects scam email that tricks you using non-Latin characters

Google did a favor for Gmail users worldwide when it added support for non-Latin characters in ema...

By J. Fingas,   08.12.14
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08.02.14
FTC busts up $275 million credit card scam, sues the folks behind it
08.02.14

FTC busts up $275 million credit card scam, sues the folks behind it

The folks down at the Federal Trade Commission are busy helping all of us these days, whether they...

By M. Gorman,   08.02.14
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07.14.14
League of Legends retires skin codes to fight scam artists
07.14.14

League of Legends retires skin codes to fight scam artists

Riot Games is retiring skin codes released prior to April 2014 in an effort to curb third-party re-...

By S. Prell,   07.14.14
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07.01.14
FTC says T-Mobile has let text message scams run wild (Update: T-Mobile responds)
07.01.14

FTC says T-Mobile has let text message scams run wild (Update: T-Mobile responds)

Is your cell phone bill running a little high? You might be suffering from unauthorized third-part...

By S. Buckley,   07.01.14
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06.18.14
Watch out: fake EA social accounts are swiping World Cup fans' logins
06.18.14

Watch out: fake EA social accounts are swiping World Cup fans' logins

Internet scams certainly aren't new, but they're kicking into high gear now that the World Cup has...

By J. Fingas,   06.18.14
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04.16.14
Watch out for Warlords of Draenor phishing scams
04.16.14

Watch out for Warlords of Draenor phishing scams

With another expansion looming on the horizon, there's another round of phishing scams and emails d...

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03.25.14
Here's some of the cyberbullying that happens in EVE Online
03.25.14

Here's some of the cyberbullying that happens in EVE Online

EVE Online griefers have grabbed their share of headlines during the game's first decade, but rarel...

By J. Reahard,   03.25.14
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03.03.14
Warning: Yet another wave of phishing emails targets Apple users
03.03.14

Warning: Yet another wave of phishing emails targets Apple users

Email scam artists seemingly love Apple users, and following on the tail end of a widespread Apple...

By Mike Wehner,   03.03.14
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