Archive for February, 2014

Flappy Birds Software Scam: Don’t Be Fooled

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Despite Flappy Bird being gone from the app store, many people are still wanting to play it. Since most people aren’t willing to pay $99,000 for a phone with the original app on it, they’ve been searching the internet furiously to download it for free.
Unfortunately, that’s where scamming comes into play. It’s recently been reported that [...]

Valentines Day Scam: Infected E-Cards

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

You probably didn’t know this but online greeting cards are an incredibly easy way for scammers to infect your computer with malware and viruses that end up giving them remote access to your computer. What does this mean? Well it’s simple: they’ll be able to access your online banking accounts, passwords, and even [...]

“Missed a Call” Scam: Don’t Call Them Back!

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

If  you’ve ever picked up you phone and have seen that you’ve missed a call from a number that you don’t recognize, you should think again before calling them back. One new scam that’s popped up recently is the one-ring phone scam. The perpetrators of this scam use auto-dialing programs in order to make thousands [...]