It is the season of love and the season of romance scams, specifically a senior online dating scam.
Who Is It Targeting: Single seniors looking for relationships
Variety of scams that target seniors based on romantic conversations
If FedEx is delivering a package, they know where to take it. However, this FedEx delivery text scam plays into our worries about packages and theft.
Who Is It
What Is It: Phishing scam that steals information,…
Hackers have infected legitimate fundraising websites with a malicious card-stealing code, creating a dangerous Australian fire fundraising scam.
Who Is It
Donors to Australia fires fundraising efforts
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It takes a bad criminal to attack donors to a beloved non-profit organization, but that is exactly what happened with the New York Special Olympics organization.
Who Is It Targeting: Donors to the New York Special Olympics organization
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The U.S. Army is the latest branch of the armed services to issue an order against using TikTok.
Who Is It Targeting: Video app users
What Is It: Data theft, “leaky” app
What Are They After: The U.S. Army just became the second…
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Be on the lookout for a popular Social Security phone scam that targets Social Security recipients.
Who Is It Targeting: Senior citizens and Social Security benefits recipients
What Is It: Social
Security phone scam that masquerades as…