Tag: phishing

Usted recibe un montón de mensajes de amigos y familiares. Y ellos están recibiendo emails suyos con enlaces raros o desconocidos, o mensajes con urgentes súplicas para que le transfieran dinero. Da la impresión de que alguien se ha apropiado de...

¿Tu padre piensa que un spyware es el traje de etiqueta de James Bond? ¿Cuando le dices que tenga cuidado con el phishing, te pregunta si la marea está muy fuerte para ir a pescar? ¿Cuando le recuerdas que limpie las cookies de su computadora te...

Does your dad think spyware is James Bond’s tux? When you tell him to be careful about phishing, does he ask you about mercury levels in the lake? When you remind him to clear the cookies on his PC, does he remind you he doesn’t eat in the office...

Have you ever received an email from a business that asked you to respond with personal or financial information? Maybe even a text from a company that threatened to close your account if you didn’t verify your identity? That smells phishy.

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April 28 through May 4 is Privacy Awareness Week, and to mark the occasion, the FTC and other members of the Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities (APPA) are teaming up to talk about why privacy matters — and what you can do about it — in today’s...

Hemos tenido noticias de que anda circulando una variación de una vieja estafa.

Es algo parecido a esto:

<Rin, rin>

Una persona desprevenida atiende el teléfono: ¿Hola?

El estafador que está llamando: Señora,...

We’ve heard reports that a variation on an old scam is making the rounds. It sounds like this:

<Ring, ring>

Unsuspecting person who answers the phone:  Hello?

Scammer who is calling:  Ma’am, I’m calling from the...

Una de las tretas favoritas de los estafadores oportunistas es hacerse pasar por representantes de una organización confiable y respetada. Recientemente tuvimos noticias de negocios que han recibido emails que se están aprovechando del buen...

A favorite trick for rip-off artists is to pretend to represent a trustworthy and respected organization. Today — and we mean that literally — we’re hearing from businesses that have received email exploiting the good name of the Federal Trade...

The Federal Trade Commission cracked down on a massive international scam that tricked tens of thousands of computer users into believing their computers were riddled with malware and then paying the scammers hundreds of dollars to “fix” the...

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