In 2017, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) received over 81,000 reports of scams, with an alarming $2.3 million reported lost, and almost 10,000 people divulging personal information.
With the recent Telstra outages, the scammers have started to make random calls to homes and business to say they are from Telstra and they can fix your data issues now and very quickly by gaining access to your PC. Once you give them access they of course steal your info and download spyware. NANA […]
The installation of malware and other online threats isn’t limited to desktop and laptop computers.
A few months ago NANA reported on a number of NANA Members that had reported attempted and actual frauds perpetrated by scammers posing as epay representatives.
The ACCC is warning people to stay alert to ‘phishing’ scammers pretending to be from well-known businesses and government departments trying to con unsuspecting victims out of their personal information and money.
A number of NANA Members have in recent weeks reported attempted and actual frauds perpetrated by scammers posing as epay representatives. Register to read more …