Tag: phishing

En esta época del año, la presentación de las declaraciones de impuestos suele contribuir al agotamiento de muchos consumidores. Las estafas que apuntan a robarles dinero a los contribuyentes hacen que esta época sea aún más estresante.

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This time of year is often taxing for many consumers. Scams aimed at stealing taxpayers’ money make the season more stressful.

The Treasury Inspector General for Taxpayer Administration (TIGTA) warns that crooks posing as Internal Revenue...

“Hereby you are notified that you have been scheduled to appear for your hearing that will take place in the court of Tallahassee in April 02, 2014 at 09:00 am.” Signed, the Clerk to the Court.

Sound official? Like the fake funeral notices...

"Por la presente, se le notifica que debe comparecer a una audiencia ante la corte de Tallahassee el día 2 de abril de 2014 a las 9 de la mañana." Firmado, el Secretario de la Corte.

Parece algo oficial ¿cierto? Al igual que los falsos...

In a recent twist, scam artists are using the phone to try to break into your computer. They call, claiming to be computer techs associated with well-known companies like Microsoft. They say that they’ve detected viruses or other malware on your...

Si has estado siguiendo las noticias durante esta temporada de fiestas, es probable que hayas escuchado que los clientes de Target pueden haber sido afectados por un reciente incidente de robo de datos. Target notificó a sus clientes de este...

If you’ve been following the news this holiday season, you’ve probably heard that Target shoppers may have been affected by the recent data breach. Target notified their customers of the breach via email.

Unfortunately, scammers follow the...

Recibes un mensaje de texto diciendo que te han pirateado tu cuenta de email. Y en el mensaje te piden que respondas para poder reactivar tu cuenta. ¿En verdad te han pirateado tu cuenta o es una estafa?

Veamos un ejemplo de un mensaje de...

You get a text message claiming your email account has been hacked. The message asks you to text back in order to reactivate your account. Has your account really been hacked, or is this a scam?

Here’s an example of a spam text making the...

You get a flood of messages from friends and family. They’re getting emails from you with seemingly random links, or messages with urgent pleas to wire you money. It looks like your email or social media account might have been taken over. What...

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